Brigham & Women's Faulkner Hospital

 ABOUT BRIGHAM AND WOMEN'S FAULKNER HOSPITAL
At Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital you have access to many of the same physicians and services as Brigham and Women’s Hospital, but in a facility conveniently located close to home, in Jamaica Plain.

Brigham and Women’s care opens up to you, including general surgery, orthopedic surgery, cardiology, neurology, breast care programs, emergency services, and much more.

As your dedicated community hospital, our physicians, nurses and staff do everything possible to deliver the safest, most compassionate care – from urgent and primary care, to diagnostic care, to surgical treatment and inpatient care. This includes providing seamless access to Brigham and Women’s Hospital when you need it most.

For physician or hospital services call 617-983-7500 today.

Dr. Jason Yong - Medical Director of the Pain Management Center 

 

Dr. Michael Malone - Chief Urologist 

 

Dr. Brandon Earp - Chief of Orthopedics 

 

Dr. Luis Lobon - Chief of Emergency Medicine 

 

Dr. Scott Schissel - Chief of Medicine 

 

Find your primary care provider at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Community Physicians

dr-allisonIf you’re like a lot of adults, you probably never miss your kids’ check-ups, but you may not be so vigilant about your own annual visit to your primary care provider. In fact, you may not even have a primary care provider. Luckily, physicians at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Community Physicians in Hyde Park and West Roxbury are accepting new patients. Read more.

A Patient-Centered Approach: Sagoff Breast Imaging and Diagnostic Center seeks to improve the patient experience

mammogramWhether it’s for a routine annual mammogram or another test, many patients experience anxiety when they have to visit the Sagoff Breast Imaging and Diagnostic Center at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital. However, our team of experts is here for you with a patient-centered approach that’s designed to help make your appointment simple, efficient and stress free. Recent enhancements to our care model mean that experience is even better. Read more.

 

BWFH pledges to help turn the tide of the opioid epidemic

Pills Spilling From BottleIn a recent letter, Unites States Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, MD, MBA, implores his fellow physicians to take action to turn the tide of the opioid epidemic. At Brigham and Women’s Faulkner, we are well on our way to doing as the Surgeon General suggests. Read more.

 

A patient success story from The Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

before-and-after-weight-lossThe Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (CMBS) at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital offers quality care to every patient. Working alongside our Brigham and Women's surgeons are skilled clinicians that provide each patient the appropriate nutritional, behavioral and medical support to reduce negative events and maximize good outcomes. Dayna had surgery with Dr. Scott Shikora and lost 170 lbs. Read her story here.

 

 

Radioactive Seed Localization: A new option for breast cancer patients

radioactive-seed-localizationAt Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Breast Center, breast cancer surgeons see many patients with non-palpable lesions that were discovered on screening mammograms. For these patients, a lumpectomy rather than a mastectomy is often the best surgical option. But the surgeon needs to be able find the lesion within the breast tissue. Radioactive seed localization, a procedure new to BWFH, is making that whole process a little easier. Read more.