Pediatrics at Newton Wellesley Phone: 617-969-8989
Fax: 617-928-0178
Newton-Wellelsey Hospital location 2000 Washington Street
Green Building, Suite 466
Newton, MA 02462
Newton Corner location 299 Washington Street, Suite 105
Newton Corner, MA 02458
Pediatrics at Newton Wellesley Phone: 617-969-8989
Fax: 617-928-0178
Newton-Wellelsey Hospital location 2000 Washington Street
Green Building, Suite 466
Newton, MA 02462
Newton Corner location 299 Washington Street, Suite 105
Newton Corner, MA 02458

COVID-19 Vaccine Updates | Pediatrics at Newton Wellesley

We as a practice strongly encourage our patients to be vaccinated as soon as they are eligible (including with booster doses). It is not yet known whether Pediatrics at Newton Wellesley will receive vaccines. We will notify you immediately once we have more information.

  • Patients 12+ years old are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine. All patients 18+ are eligible for the Moderna and J&J vaccines
  • If you have received the vaccine and have not yet contacted our office, please email pnw466@gmail.com with the date(s) of your vaccine and a photo of your vaccination card
  • Booster doses are now available to some populations.
    • Booster shots of the Moderna and Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines are available to immunocompromised patients 4 weeks after your 2nd vaccine. More information can be found here.
    • Booster shots of the Pfizer vaccine are also available to the following groups 6 months after your 2nd vaccine. For more information visit this page by the CDC. You can also see if you are eligible at this page by the Massachusetts Department of Health.
      • Adults 65+
      • Adults 18+ who have qualifying medical conditions
      • Adults 18+ who live in or work in high risk settings

Where Can We Sign Up?

  • For all patients who are currently eligible, the state vaccination sites are now accepting walk-ins without appointment! More information here: https://vaxfinder.mass.gov/
  • Boston Children's Hospital has great resources here for more information on the vaccine. They are also offering appointments through their hotline 617-919-7102.
  • Mass General/Brigham is offering spots to patients who have been seen in the Partners system. Click here for more information

Other Important Information

  • Please note that children under 18 years of age need written consent to receive the vaccine if they are not accompanied by a parent. A link to the form is here: https://www.mass.gov/lists/ma-consent-forms-for-people-under-18-years-of-age
  • Covid-19 vaccines and other vaccinations may now be administered without regard to timing to each other. This includes simultaneous administration on the same day as well as within 14 days of other vaccine series.