New England Thalassemia Program Boston Children's Hospital

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Contact Information

Boston Children's Hospital
Contact: Matthew M. Heeney, MD, Medical Director Boston Hemophilia Center
Email Address:
Phone: 617-355-8246
Alternate Phone: 617-355-8246
Fax: 617-730-0641

300 Longwood Avenue Boston, MA 02115
Area Served: Boston

Map Location New England Thalassemia Program


Provides optimal care for people with thalassemia. Treatment, community education, screening & genetic counseling are offered. Programs located at eight hospital centers throughout North America. Transition program for adults at Brigham and Women's Hospital. 

Wheelchair Ramps, Elevators, Accessible Parking, Accessible Restrooms, Near Public Transportation, Medical Needs, Accessible Public Transportation Boston Children's Hospital Birth to 3, 3 - 4, 5 - 8, 9 - 13, 14 - 18, 19 – 22, 23 – 59 Boston Matthew M. Heeney, MD 617-730-0641 617-355-8246 617-355-8246 399 New England Thalassemia Program Counseling, Medical 1) Boston Inpatient, Nursing, Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Outpatient, Physical Therapy 300 Longwood Avenue Medical Director Boston Hemophilia Center 02115 Private Insurance, Personal Funds Blood disorders, Chronic Health Impairment, Rare disorders/low incidence Local Area Medical Director Boston Hemophilia Center Hospital Intrepreter available as needed MASSACHUSETTS Aetna Health, Aetna Health Insurance Company, Aetna Life Insurance Company, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MA HMO Blue, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MA, Boston Medical Center Health Plan, CIGNA Healthcare of Massachusetts, Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, ConnectiCare of Massachusetts, Fallon Community Health Plan, Fallon Health and Life Assurance Company, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Health New England, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Insurance Company, Neighborhood Health Plan, Tufts Associated Health Maintenance Organization, Tufts Insurance Company, UniCare Life and Health Insurance Company, United HealthCare Insurance Company, United Healthcare of New England, NETWORK Health

Service Types

  • Inpatient
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Outpatient
  • Physical Therapy

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Health
  • Aetna Health Insurance Company
  • Aetna Life Insurance Company
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MA
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MA HMO Blue
  • Boston Medical Center Health Plan
  • CIGNA Healthcare of Massachusetts
  • ConnectiCare of Massachusetts
  • Connecticut General Life Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Fallon Health and Life Assurance Company
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Insurance Company
  • Health New England
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Tufts Associated Health Maintenance Organization
  • Tufts Insurance Company
  • UniCare Life and Health Insurance Company
  • United HealthCare Insurance Company
  • United Healthcare of New England

Program Type

  • Counseling
  • Medical

Populations Served

  • Blood disorders
  • Chronic Health Impairment

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Medical Needs
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Fees: Private Insurance, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: Commonwealth of Massachusetts