| Posted On Apr 30, 2013 | By:

VNA Care Network Foundation Honors Dr. Gene Lindsey

The VNA Care Network Foundation honored Dr. Gene Lindsey, President and CEO of Atrius Health, with the Continuing the Tradition of Caring Award at their recent annual meeting.

This award was established in 1997 to honor an individual or group whose contributions support the fulfillment of VNA Care Network & Hospice’s mission of providing the highest quality of care to enable patients to remain as safe and healthy as possible in the comfort of their home.

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| Posted On Apr 29, 2013 | By:

Top 10 Questions Women Ask Their Primary Care Doctor, Part 3

Well, here they are, the last 3 questions women commonly ask their primary care doctors.  It’s not entirely accurate to call these the “top” 3, as every woman is different and has different concerns and questions.  For some women, answers to questions in Part 1 or Part 2 of my top 10 list may have been the most important to them.

Nonetheless, here are questions 3, 2,

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| Posted On Apr 24, 2013 | By:

Our Spring Cleaning for You: Ideas for Healthy Living from our Blog

The weather is finally (albeit in fits and starts) warming up here in the Northeast.  The spring season is a time for renewal, which means it’s also a good time to reassess your health habits and maybe renew a few good ones that may have lapsed or even start brand-new ones.  To give you some ideas on healthy habits to try, we’ve summarized a few health tips and topics from our past blog posts:

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| Posted On Apr 19, 2013 | By:

Important Patient Information: April 19th Practice Closure Information

April 19, 2013:  Due to the ongoing police activity across the Boston area, the Copley, Cambridge, Watertown, Post Office Square, and Kenmore practices are closed and will remain closed for the rest of the day.  Due to the MBTA closure, there may be delays at other practices in the impacted areas.  Please call ahead to your doctor’s office if you have a scheduled appointment.

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| Posted On Apr 18, 2013 | By:

Braintree Practice Update: Braintree practice to reopen Friday, April 19th

After being closed for two days due to a water main break/power outage, the Braintree practice is happy to report that it will reopen to patients on Friday, April 19th, and return to business as usual.  We appreciate your patience during these challenging days.

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| Posted On Apr 17, 2013 | By:

Braintree Practice Update: Braintree Practice to Remain Closed Thursday, April 18

The Braintree practice will remain closed on Thursday, April 18th due to the ongoing water main break/power outage. Phone support will remain available. If you have an appointment for Thursday you will be contacted to reschedule. If you have not heard from our office yet and have an appointment on Thursday please call the office.

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| Posted On Apr 17, 2013 | By:

Top 10 Questions Women Ask Their Primary Care Doctor, Part 2

About two weeks ago, I published the first 4 of the top 10 questions women ask their primary care doctor.  Here is part 2, which contains the next 3 questions – #6 – 4, as I’m counting down to the top 3.

I stressed this in the first post but do not want the message to get lost: whatever questions you may have for your doctor or any of your primary care providers about your body or your health,

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| Posted On Apr 17, 2013 | By:

Wednesday, April 17: Braintree Practice Closed Due to Water Main Break

A water pipe has burst in our Braintree practice and the office has had to close for today. Phone support is still available. If you have an appt today you will be contacted to reschedule. If you have not heard from our office yet and have an appointment today please call the office.

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| Posted On Apr 11, 2013 | By:

Patriot’s Day Holiday Notice

On Patriot’s Day, which is Monday, April 15, 2013, Harvard Vanguard practices will be CLOSED except for Braintree, Chelmsford, Kenmore, Peabody, Somerville, and Wellesley, which are open for pre-scheduled urgent care visits.

To check these sites’ hours of operation on Patriot’s Day, please click here.

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| Posted On Apr 09, 2013 | By:

The Concord practice’s new building is taking shape!

Progress on the new, state-of-the-art medical building for the Concord practice of Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates is moving along!

The artist rendering of the building is actually taking shape and below are some pictures of the progress.

Here is a quick summary of the latest updates:

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