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Clinical Services

At Boston Medical Center, the Program for Integrative Medicine and Health Care Disparities offers patients and staff a variety of integrative services. Our classes and clinical services are offered at no cost or for a modest fee.

Click here for a printable version of our 2014 Integrative Medicine Clinical Services brochure


Clinical Services include:


  • Tuesdays, 1:00-4:30 pm
  • Thursdays, Group Acupuncture, 1:00-3:00 pm, Individual Acupuncture, 3:00-5:00pm
  • Fridays, NESA Student clinic, 1:00-5:00 pm

*Must first have consult


  • Wednesdays, 10-4:00 pm
  • Thursdays, 10-3:00 pm

*Must first have consult

Integrative Medicine Consults 

  • Monday afternoons  (Dr. Saper)
  • Thursday afternoons (Dr. Gardiner)

*Referral required

Integrative Medicine Group Visits 

  • Monday afternoons (Dr. Gergen Barnett)

*requires referral

Integrative Cancer Care 

  • Consults with Dr. Gardiner, Thursday afternoons
  • Acupuncture on Tuesdays

*requires referral

Buteyko Breathing Method

  • By appointment. Call (617)-638-8124.

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    Program for Integrative Medicine & Health Care Disparities
    Department of Family Medicine
    1 Boston Medical Center Place
    Dowling 5 South
    Boston, MA 02118
    Phone: 617.414.6795
    Fax: 617.414.3345