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Patients and Families

Welcome to Brigham and Women's Hospital and thank you for trusting us with your health care. Whether you are with us for a routine office appointment, an outpatient procedure, an inpatient stay or are accompanying a friend or family member, this section of our website provides helpful information—before, during and after your visit. Brigham and Women's Hospital is consistently named among U.S. News & World Report's top hospitals and is a major teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School. Our patients come to us from throughout the US and from over 120 countries. Physicians worldwide refer their most challenging cases to us, knowing patients receive innovative care driven by research and collaborative clinical teams determined to find the best solutions for each patient.

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For over a century, a leader in patient care, medical education and research, with expertise in virtually every specialty of medicine and surgery.

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