Our Mission

The mission of Mattapan Community Health Center is to improve the health and well-being of diverse populations in Mattapan and surrounding communities by providing exceptional primary care, preventive health services, and social services.

Hours of Operation

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
Wed, 8:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m.
Fri, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Every Other Sat, 9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

Call the Health Center for more information at 617.296.0061

Building Healthier Communities Since 1972

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Opening times

  • Monday Tuesday Thursday 
    8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m
    8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m
    Every Other Saturday 
    9:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m.
  • New Patients are welcome. Please call to make an appointment. We can be reached at
    617-296-0061 (24 hrs.) Please arrive a half hour prior to your visit.

    Need insurance? Call 617-296-0061 to make an appointment with a Financial Counselor.

Opening times

Mon, Tue, Thur 8.00-5.00, Wed 8:00-8:00, Fri 8.30-5.00, every other Sat 9:00-1:00

Dr. Wright specializes in General Surgery. He trained at Dartmouth Medical School and Tufts University School of Medicine. . .

Dr. Wright specializes in General Surgery. He trained at Dartmouth Medical School and Tufts University School of Medicine. He did his Residency at the University Of Illinois College Of Medicine at Peoria. Dr. Wright is also affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital and is board certified.

After obtaining his MD degree from Tufts University School of Medicine, Dr. Wright conducted vascular surgery research at the Boston VA Medical Center and at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. Then he pursued residency training in General Surgery at the University of Illinois and he continued to practice in Illinois until returning to Massachusetts. In this state, he worked as a surgeon at Mount Auburn Hospital, Saint Elizabeth Medical Center and Mass General Hospital. At the same time, he moved into primary care at Harvard Street Neighborhood Health Center as Chief of Adult Medicine and General Surgery, and Whittier Street Health Center.

Wright grew up in Sherborn, MA and was very active in music and sports. He performed and recorded music professionally around the world throughout his life and worked as a publicist in Hollywood, CA representing several Grammy award-winning artists including, The Manhattan Transfer, Frankie Valli, Peaches, and Herb and Wolfman Jack. Dr. Wright received a BS degree from Tufts University in Biology and an MBA from Babson College.