Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC)  

Boston, MA

For Adults and Adolescents

 

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) Chest Disease Center is the leading hospital for treating airway problems in adult patients. Because Tracheobronchomalacia is often misdiagnosed and/or under diagnosed is imperative to see a team who specialize in diagnosing this condition.  Your team will include pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, ear nose and throat specialists, speech pathologists, anesthesiologists and radiologists.  This team will help provide a comprehensive health care plan to help treat your TBM. For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact the the TBM Program and Chest Disease Center below. 

 

TBM Program and Chest Disease Center:

Phone:  (617) 632-8252

Website: click HERE.  

Virtual Clinic: click HERE.

For information on "Why to Choose BIDMC," click HERE.

Adnan Majid, MD
Chief, Interventional Pulmonology

Sidhu Gangadharan, MD

 Chief, Thoracic Surgery & Interventional Pulmonology

Michael Kent, MD
Director, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery

Alex Chee, MD

Interventional Pulmonology

Mihir Parikh, MD
Inventional Pulmonology

Jennifer Wilson, MD

Thoracic Surgery

What is Tracheobronchomalacia (TBM)?
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center: Sandra Rocha
Learn about Jennifer's experience at BIDMC below:
Things to do
Patient and Family Resources

When traveling to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), there are several expenses to consider, including transportation, lodging, daily expenses, childcare (for siblings/or children), and meals.  Here are a few suggestions:

Accomodations

The Inn at Longwood Medical
Rates: $169+/day

Parking: $20/day​

Located next to Boston Children's

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enVision Hotel 

Rates: $109+/day

Parking: $20/day

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Hampton Inn & Suites

Rates: $119+/day

Parking: $10/day

Free shuttle to hospital and airport 

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Homewood Suites Boston/Brookline
Rates: $129+/day
Parking: $20/day

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Holiday Inn Boston-Brookline
Rates: variable

Parking: $38/day

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Other housing options

The Hospitality Homes Program 
(617) 482-4338

www.hosp.org

Patient Family Housing Program
(617) 919-3450
familyhousing@childrens.harvard.edu

Tips for traveling
Many other hotels are nearby. When calling for a reservation, mention you are a patient of BIDMC for a hospital rate, if available. You may also request "extended stay" rates.

 

Extended Stay Options:

www.homeaway.com 

Travel

Air Travel

The nearest airport is Boston Logan International Airport (BOS).  The airport is about 8 miles from BIDMC.

Free or reduced flights to seek medical care can be arranged through:

 

Hotel Parking​
Most hotels charge between $10 - $40/day for parking. 

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Parking

For maps and information, click here

Taxi/Uber/Lyft
Taxis, Uber, and Lyft transportation can be coordinated. 

Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) 

Area Attractions

While the main focus of your visit is seeking medical advice/treatment, there is often free time. Take an opportunity to experience the following:

If you're passionate about funding research for TBM, please consider a donation below. 

Every donation is appreciated as CureTBM is the ONLY foundation that funds TBM research in the world!

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Phone: 1-973-534-7158

Email: info@curetbm.org

Facebook Support Group:  "Cure TBM. Tracheobronchomalacia Support Group"

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Mailing Address:

CureTBM C/O Jennifer Champy

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