Department of Dentistry | About Boston

Home to more than 60 colleges and universities, the greater Boston area is a rich mix of native Bostonians and scholars hailing from around the country and around the globe. The result is a vibrant and diverse city.

Longwood Medical Area

Boston Children's Hospital is located within the Longwood Medical area, home to some of the country's most prominent academic hospitals. We are just blocks from the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Joslin Diabetes Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and the Brigham and Women's Hospital. The Harvard School of Dental Medicine is just down the street.

Arts & Culture

Boston is rich in cultural and historic landmarks, including: