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Dr. Laura Ruth Need MD is a female Pediatrician, has 20 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology.
Dr. Laura Need has 4 office locations.
East Watertown
575 MT Auburn St
Suite 202
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(8)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Laura Need is Excellent. Dr. Need has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Laura Need, MD is board certified in Pediatrics.


Education & Awards

Dr. Need graduated from Harvard University , Boston. She has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2012)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Riverside
Cardiology

Affiliations

Dr. Need has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Caritas St. Elizabeth's Medical Center 
  • Emerson Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Need accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Tufts Health Plans - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Network Health - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP) - 1 plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts - 10 plans
  • MVP Health Care Preferred Care - 23 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Laura R. Need practice?
Dr. Laura Need practices Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology near Cambridge, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Concord, MA.
See Cambridge Pediatricians and Cambridge Pediatric Specialists.