Tag Archives: West Roxbury

A 21-day Vegan Challenge

Whether you want to improve your overall health, lose weight, demonstrate your compassion for animals, or help the environment, there are numerous reasons to eat fewer foods that come from animals. If you have thought about this before but didn’t … Continue reading

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News from Around the Practice

Although our vision of partnering with our patients and communities to make it easier to be healthy is large, how we achieve it can come from many small steps and changes in our practices to deliver the highest possible quality … Continue reading

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Chestnut Hill/West Roxbury Expanded Pharmacy Hours

Our Chestnut Hill/West Roxbury practice is delighted to announce that beginning tomorrow, Saturday, March 1st, the on-site pharmacy will be open every Saturday from 9:00am until 2:00pm.  If it’s more convenient, patients can now pick up prescriptions as well as … Continue reading

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Harvard Vanguard Parenting Classes at a Babies R Us near you!

You’re having a baby – congratulations! This is such an exciting time, but it can also be stressful for new expectant parents. That’s why Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates is partnering with Babies R Us/Toys R Us to provide free, hour-long … Continue reading

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Families Love Harvard Vanguard

Harvard Vanguard is proud to announce that it has been named #1 in the Boston Parents Paper 2013 Family Favorite Awards for favorite pediatrician. Each spring, the Boston Parents Paper asks its 63,000 readers to think about the best businesses … Continue reading

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Congratulations to our 2013 Reader’s Choice Winners

Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates is very proud to announce that several of our practices and doctors – as well as several of the other Atrius Health medical groups – have been recognized on Wicked Local’s 2013 Reader’s Choice awards lists … Continue reading

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Congratulations to our 2012 Reader’s Choice Winners

Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates is very proud to announce that several of our practices, doctors, optical shops and pharmacies – as well as several of the other Atrius Health medical groups – have been recognized on Wicked Local’s 2012 Reader’s … Continue reading

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West Roxbury SMArt Kids Welcomes Land’s Sake Farm

Deep into the summer months, it is almost impossible for one to ignore the bounty of fresh and local produce.  Farmer’s markets, farm stands and pick-your-own stops can be found around just about every corner if you have your eyes … Continue reading

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Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates Earns Highest NCQA Recognition For Patient-Centered Medical Home

Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates announced today that all 16 of its internal medicine practices have received the highest possible national accreditation as a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home from The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).  NCQA’s Physician Practice Connections® … Continue reading

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Thinking about hormone therapy

In 1966, a revolutionary book was published entitled Feminine Forever. This book defined menopause as a deficiency disease that fed into the then-current stereotypes of older women as past their prime, unattractive, slightly crazy, and asexual. But there was good … Continue reading

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