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Cambridge - Harvard Vanguard

1611 Cambridge Street
Cambridge ,  MA 02138

TTY: dial 711

24/7 medical advice is always available by calling your doctor's office.

  • offering holiday weekends Urgent Care
    Same-day, Weekend, and Holiday Urgent Care

    We offer urgent care at many locations. View the hours for all of our urgent care sites.

  • pharmacy Pharmacy

    Pharmacy: Patients have access to Pharmacy services at 15 practice locations. Click here for more information or look below for site-specific hours.

  • getting here Directions

    DIRECTIONS: Click here for directions to the Cambridge practice.

    PARKING INFO: Parking is available at our offices for $2.00 per visit.

    MBTA INFO: Take the MBTA Lechmere-Harvard Bus #69 that runs along Cambridge Street, and ask the driver to let you off at Robert Road. 

    ACCESS: Our offices are handicapped accessible.

  • imaging Imaging

    IMAGING: Patients have access to general x-ray services at many of our practice locations, as well as specialized imaging services like ultrasound at some locations.  Click here for more information or look below for site-specific hours.

  • interpreter Interpreter

    Available upon request for any patient who has limited understanding of or does not speak English, and also for the hearing impaired. Click here for more information. 

  • lab Lab

    Laboratory: Patients have access to Laboratory services at many of our practice locations. Click here for more information or look below for site-specific hours.

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The Harvard Vanguard Cambridge practice has been caring for residents of Cambridge, Somerville, Arlington, and other nearby cities and towns since 1979.  The office is conveniently located between Harvard and Inman Squares, opposite Cambridge Rindge and Latin School and next to the Youville and Cambridge Hospitals.

Our Cambridge practice provides primary care for adults and children, as well as a wide range of medical and surgical specialty care. Our preferred hospital partners include Mount Auburn Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital and New England Baptist Hospital.

Cambridge Hours of Operation

Our building is open from 7:30am – 6:00pm during the week. Department appointment hours can vary, so please refer to the department times below or call a specialty department listed in the right-hand menu.

Primary Care Hours* Mon - Thu Fri
Adult Internal Medicine 8:00am - 6:00pm 8:00am - 6:00pm
OB/GYN 7:30am - 5:30pm 7:30am - 5:00pm
Pediatrics 8:00am - 6:00pm 8:00am - 6:00pm

* The information above indicates the hours during which patients are seen in each department. Department phones are answered directly from 8:00am until 5:00pm, Monday through Friday, after which calls are transferred to our central, after-hours medical advice staff.

  Mon - Fri
Laboratory 7:30am - 6:00pm
Pharmacy 7:30am - 6:00pm
Radiology 8:30am - 6:00pm

24/7 Medical Advice

Medical advice is available to patients by telephone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you need medical advice after office hours, please call your doctor's office. Follow the phone prompts to be routed to our after-hours triage service staffed by nurse practitioners and physician assistants with access to your electronic medical record.

Weekend & Holiday Urgent Care

All patients have access to adult and pediatric weekend and holiday urgent care at our regionally located practices. Unless it is a life-threatening emergency (in which case you should call 911), you can use our weekend and holiday urgent care hours for most health-related situations.


Select a specialty to view phone number, fax number, and more information