Welcome to Needham Pediatrics

Located in the heart of Needham, Massachusetts, Needham Pediatrics is a primary care pediatric practice for patients from birth through 20 years of age.  

We would like to welcome you to our brand new website!   We have added some exciting new features for our patients, including a link to the AAP Patient Education Library to allow you to find useful information to help you care for your child!

If you are new to us, we welcome you to explore this website to learn more about Needham Pediatrics. Please do not hesitate to contact us by telephone if you wish to join our practice. It will be our pleasure to serve you!


What's New

Snow Day Update:  Monday March 4, 2019

We plan to open the office at 10 AM. If you call before then for an appointment, you will get our answering service. A staff member will be monitoring the calls and will try to get back to you before 10 AM if possible.




Needham Pediatrics welcomes Landen Burke, LICSW

We are excited to announce that Landen Burke, LICSW has joined our behavioral health team as of September 2018.  Landen is available to see patients and families requiring behavioral heatlh care.  Visit our Behavioral Health page for more information.






Flu Season is Here!

We are seeing quite a few flu cases these days.  The season is in full effect and will likely continue for several more weeks.  It's not too late to be vaccinated.  We have plenty of flu vaccine still available.  If you haven't gotten your flu vaccine yet, please contact our office to make arrangements.  .  Patients can get flu vaccine at regulary scheduled appointments, or you can make a Nurse Visit appointment to get vaccinated.  Please call our office to schedule.  You can read more about the flu vaccine by clicking here.


Welcome to Dr. Chris Gibson

We are delighted to welcome Dr. Chris Gibson to the Needham Pediatrics family.  Dr. Gibson joined our practice in June 2018 and is welcoming new patients.  You can read more about Dr. Gibson here.  Please contact our office if you wish to learn more or join our practice.





Reader's Choice Winner 2018!

Thanks to our patients for voting us Needham's favorite for Primary Care Physician in the 2018 Wicked Local Readers' Choice Award.  Thanks also for voting us Blue Ribbon winner for best doctors in Needham in Hometown Weekly Newspapers.  We appreciate these recognitions and look forward to continuing to meet your needs in the coming year!


We have made an exciting change to a new electronic health record!

In September 2017, we went live with Epic, an electronic health record system that will enhance our ability to provide the best possible care to our patients and families. One exciting feature of this system is a patient portal called MyChart that will allow you to review health information, message us, print school forms, and request appointments. You can link to MyChart here or from the top banner of this website.  There is also a mobile MyChart app for your smartphone or tablet. Click here to learn more.

Our Affiliations

We are proud to be members of the PPOC, and to be affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital and Newton-Wellesley Hospital.