VII (8). MIT Medical

Building E23


Services, Locations and Hours

Most visits to MIT Medical are by appointment, except for urgent care, which is open every day from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Regular appointments are available at MIT Medical/Cambridge in E23 from 8:30am to 5pm, Monday through Friday, except for holidays. Some services offer appointments until 7pm on certain evenings.

Learn more about the people and services at MIT Medical, see these pages:


Services for MIT Students at MIT Medical

  • For emergencies, dial 100 from any campus phone or 617.253.1212
  • For urgent care that does not require emergency transport, dial 617.253.4481
  • For more information about the MIT Student Health Plan

All regular and special students are automatically covered by the MIT Student Health Plan and receive many services at MIT including:

  • Unlimited care by a personal physician or nurse practitioner (voice: 617.253.4481; TTY: 617.258.0656)
  • Care for injuries and illnesses like a cold, the flu, and gastroenteritis (voice: 617.253.4481; TTY: 617.258.0656)
  • Urgent care (voice: 617-253-4481; TTY: 617.258.0656)
  • Office visits in more than 25 medical and surgical specialties
  • Physical exams (there are charges for form and entrance physicals) (voice: 617-253-4481; TTY: 617-258-0656)
  • Routine gynecological visits and related lab tests (617.253.1315)
  • Mental Health services, including urgent matters and group counseling (617.253.2916, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Thursday; 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday)
  • X-ray and mammography (appointments, 617.253.4905)
  • Free condoms and other safer sex supplies (E23-205, 617-253-1316)
  • Pregnancy testing (appointments in Primary Care, 617.253.4481, or OB/GYN, 617.253.1315)
  • Confidential STD testing (Primary Care voice: 617.253.4481; TTY: 617.258.0656)
  • Women’s Health (617.258.5384)
  • Stress management and relaxation, healthy eating, exercise and fitness, tobacco treatment: individual consultations, group workshops, multimedia library and downloadable resources (Community Wellness at MIT Medical, 617.253.1316)
  • Laboratory and other diagnostic testing (617.253.4239)
  • Patient Relations Coordinator to help resolve concerns about your care (617.253.4976)
  • Program for Violence Prevention and Response (VPR) works with people dealing with issues around sexual assault, intimate partner violence, and stalking at MIT (24-hour hotline: 617.253.2300)
  • Alcohol and substance abuse support (617.253.2916)

Additional services are available, though you may be charged for them. Some additional services may be covered by the Student Extended Insurance Plan. For details, see, stop by E23-308, e-mail, or call (617) 253-4371.