Upham’s Corner Teen Clinic is committed to providing adolescents with services to meet their health care needs during the period between childhood and adulthood.

PLEASE NOTE: Until further notice all Teen Clinic appointments will be at our Main Clinic located at 415 Columbia Road, Dorchester, MA. All teen clinic staff and your records will be at the Main Clinic.

We are located:
500 Columbia Road, Dorchester, MA 02125

Tuesday 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Thursday 1:00 pm-7:00 pm

Contact us:

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The Teen Clinic is located on the corner of Columbia Road and Bird Street at 500 Columbia Road in Dorchester. Take the #15 MBTA bus to the stop right in front of the clinic, or the #17, in front of the Pilgrim Church, and walk a half block from there.


Since 1996, our services have been designed to meet the most prevalent health and social service needs of teenagers. The clinic has exam rooms, private rooms for consultation and mental health, a conference room, and a large reception area with teen health-related materials.

We currently offer comprehensive medical care, including:

Referrals are made for services we cannot provide. We also aim to collaborate with other agencies providing services to teens.

Health Insurance

All teens receive care at the Teen Clinic whether or not they have Insurance. The Teen Clinic staff will help guide you in applying for health insurance if you do not have any. We can see patients who are without insurance but need confidential services or HIV/STD testing.

While a teen’s physical health concerns are similar to the general populations’, their emotional needs can be very different. Our staff is specifically trained to identify, understand, and address these needs.

Our staff includes: