Harvard - Harvard Vanguard
16 Lancaster County Rd (off Rte. 111)
Harvard , MA 01451
TTY: dial 711
24/7 medical advice is always available by calling your doctor's office.
DIRECTIONS: Click here for directions to the Harvard practice.
PARKING INFO: Free parking is available on the premises.
ACCESS: Our offices are handicapped accessible.
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.
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.
The focus of the Harvard Vanguard Harvard practice is to provide exceptional pediatric care to our patients. We serve residents of Harvard, Concord, Sudbury, Maynard, and other nearby cities and towns and we are conveniently located a few miles off of Route 495.
Our preferred hospital partners include Emerson Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Lahey Hospital & Medical Center.
Hours of Operation
Our building is open from 8:00am – 5:00pm during the week.
|Hours *||Mon – Fri|
|Pediatrics||8:30am – 5:00pm|
* 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.
Referrals at Harvard
Some types of health insurance may require a referral be approved by your primary care provider before consulting a specialist. Your primary care provider will help you in selecting the appropriate specialist for your needs and the patient services/referral coordinator will complete the necessary forms and fax the approved referrals directly to the specialist. The Patient Service Department's telephone at is 978-287-9351. If your insurance requires a referral from your PCP, please have this approved before your specialty appointment.
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 (unless it is a life-threatening emergency, in which case you should call 911). 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. Click here to learn more.
Harvard patients have access to adult and pediatric weekend and holiday urgent care at the Concord practice. 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.