Watertown - Harvard Vanguard
485 Arsenal Street
Watertown , MA 02472
TTY: dial 711
24/7 medical advice is always available by calling your doctor's office.
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: Patients have access to Pharmacy services at 15 practice locations. Click here for more information or look below for site-specific hours.
DIRECTIONS: Click here for directions to the Watertown practice.
PARKING INFO: Free parking is available on the premises.
MBTA INFO: Take MBTA bus #70 from Cedarwood in Waltham or Central Square in Cambridge.
ACCESS: Our offices are handicapped accessible.
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.
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.
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.
Effective March 31, 2020, due to the COVID-19 crisis, and for the health and safety of our patients and staff, we have temporarily suspended operations at this practice. We are reaching out to patients to re-schedule affected appointments with in-person visits for urgent needs at one of our other practice locations, with phone or video visits, or for a later date. We are committed to supporting our patients through this challenging time. Should you need care, please continue to call your doctor’s office. Calls are being re-routed and our staff will direct you as appropriate for medical advice, services, and care. Thank you.
The Harvard Vanguard Watertown practice has been caring for residents of Watertown, Waltham, Belmont, Newton and other nearby cities and towns since 1987. The office is conveniently located on Arsenal Street, right next to the Arsenal Mall.
Our Watertown practice provides primary care for adults and children, as well as a full range of medical and surgical specialty care. Our preferred hospital partners include Mount Auburn Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Boston Children's Hospital and New England Baptist Hospital.
Patient Advisory: Throughout 2019, travel to the Watertown practice may be impacted due to Arsenal Yards construction, which is happening next to our practice. Patients are strongly encouraged to use caution and allow extra time to get to your appointments. For construction updates, please visit https://www.arsenalyards.com/construction-updates.
Watertown 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 - Fri|
|Adult Internal Medicine||8:00am – 6:00pm
|Pediatrics||8:00am - 6:00pm|
|Laboratory||7:30am - 6:00pm|
|Pharmacy||8:00am - 6:00pm|
|Radiology||8:00am - 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