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Porter Pediatrics

Welcome to Porter Pediatrics! Since 2006, we have been providing comprehensive, family-centered healthcare at our office conveniently located in Boston, MA. We are committed to developing partnerships with our families and providing the best preventive and acute care for children from newborns to college students.

Our board certified pediatricians have a range of sub-specialty expertise including:

For more information about the board certified providers at our office in Boston, MA, call us today at (617) 426-9200 to schedule your appointment today.


Lynn Porter, MD

Board Certified Pediatrician in Boston, MA

 

Dr. Porter is a Board-Certified pediatrician and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She received her medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine in 1990. She completed 2 years of general surgery residency at the University of Massachusetts Categorical program from 1990-1992 and her pediatric residency and Chief residency at the Boston Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical center from 1995-1998. Dr Porter was subsequently hired on staff there. She was the Director of Outpatient Clinical Services and Associate Chief of the division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent medicine at Tufts Medical Center by the end of her 10 years there.

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Colby Fagan, RN, MSN, PNP-PC

Colby earned her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing at Boston College and her Master’s in Nursing from Duke University. During her undergraduate career, she spent most of her free hours volunteering in the Brigham and Women’s Hospital NICU, competing as a D1 athlete for the women’s rowing team, and working in the MGH emergency department. She joined the Porter Pediatric practice in August 2021 as a full-time provider.

Colby is especially passionate about giving parents, teens, and children the necessary tools and education to be both mentally and physically healthy. She has 14 years of experience in childcare and feels blessed to serve her community and advocate for patients and families.

As a Boston native, Colby enjoys spending time in New Hampshire and South Carolina where she hikes, bikes, and boats with family and friends. She enjoys living in the city of Boston with her sister, checking out new coffee shops, traveling, and playing tennis. She is an active member of the Corey C. Griffin Foundation and her local parish. Colby is board certified through the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board and is a member of the Massachusetts chapter of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.


 

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