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Pediatrics

Call (617) 282-3200 for an appointment!

Based at Daniel Driscoll – Neponset Health Center, 398 Neponset Avenue, Dorchester, our pediatrics team provides kind and caring medical and dental care to children from birth to 21 years.

Free parking for patients and the health center is accessible by MBTA Bus.

Welcoming New Patients!

Make a medical appointment for your child or teenager with one of our pediatrics care providers.  We offer convenient day, evening, and Saturday appointment hours.

Pediatrics Hours
Monday-Thursday: 8:30 am-9:00 pm
Friday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am-3:30 pm
Sunday: Closed

For assistance with a sick child and questions when we are closed, please call (617) 282-3200.

Pediatric Dental Clinic

Make an appointment for exams and teeth cleanings during our pediatric dental clinic.

Pediatric Dental Clinic
Thursday: 1:30 pm – 5 pm

Call (617) 282-3200 to make an appointment at the pediatric dental clinic.

HARBOR HEALTH TIP: Our pediatric care team recommends your child see a dentist for the first time before their first birthday.

Nothing should stand in the way of your child’s health!

Harbor Health accepts MassHealth and most insurance plans.

No insurance? No problem.  We can help you apply for insurance for your child.  For patients without insurance, we offer a sliding scale of fees for services and offer payment plans. Learn more about financial assistance

Great care and more in one location, close to home

In addition to medical and dental care, the health center offers a weekly pediatric asthma clinic and cooking classes for kids.

Harbor’s Womens, Infants, and Children (WIC) program is right next door to our pediatrics practice.

You can find information and assistance with WIC’s nutrition program for pregnant women, postpartum women, and children 0-5 years of age who qualify.  Breastfeeding support is also available.

The Food Pantry at Daniel Driscoll – Neponset Health Center offers food assistance to patients and members of the community.  Financial eligibility requirement apply.

We also offer adult and family medicine (primary care), Women’s Health, behavioral healthcare, an on-site lab, pharmacy, and other support resources at the health center.

Hospital Partners

Our preferred hospital partners are Boston Children’s Hospital, Tufts Medical Center, Boston Medical Center, and South Shore Hospital.

Meet Our Pediatrics Medical and Dental Providers!


Meet Miriam Kriegel, NP!
Miriam is a nurse practitioner.  She graduated from New York University with a degree in Advance Practice Nursing and has a special interest in Pediatric Primary Care.   She enjoys skiing and snowboarding, and all sorts of traveling, especially with her family. She is welcoming new patients!

 


Meet Dr. Kristopher Teti!
Dr. Teti graduated from Jefferson Medical College and, after completing his residency, worked at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Dr. Teti joined the practice in September 2017 and brought with him energy, enthusiasm, and experience to our practice and patients.  He is an avid traveler, most recently spending time in New Zealand, and is also an enthusiastic sports fan. He is welcoming new patients!

 


Meet Soumey Lui, NP!
Soumey is a nurse practitioner.  She graduated from Tufts University with a degree in Biology and Psychology. She earned her Master’s in Advanced Pediatric Nursing from Columbia University School. She joined the practice in November 2017 and previously worked in a pediatric practice in Lowell, Massachusetts. She enjoys board games, reading, traveling, and the occasional jog. She is welcoming new patients! 

 


Meet Dr. Ann Nutt!
Dr. Ann Nutt graduated from Dartmouth Medical School. She has worked as a pediatrician at Daniel Driscoll – Neponset Health Center since 1992. In addition to her pediatric practice, she enjoys gardening, reading, playing the piano, and spending time with her family.

 


Meet Dr. Robert Hoch!
Dr. Hoch graduated from SUNY, Upstate Medical Center, and has worked at Daniel Driscoll-Neponset Health Center since 1980. He is also the Senior Clinical Advisor for Harbor Health. He has enjoyed being the pediatrician for multiple generations of families at Daniel Driscoll – Neponset Health Center.  In addition to his pediatric practice, Dr. Hoch enjoys walking, bike riding, photography, reading, travel, and spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren.

 

Meet Dr. Caitlin Coleman!
Dr. Coleman is the dentist in our pediatric dental clinic.  She was vote one of the top dentists in Boston in 2018 by Boston Magazine! She is welcoming new patients!

Helpful Phone Numbers For Parents and Caregivers

For medical and dental appointments and help when we are closed(617) 282-3200
Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)(617) 265-4380
Food Pantry(617) 533-2228
Breastfeeding Warmline(617) 533-2243
Parental Stress Line1-800-632-8188

Call (617) 282-3200 for an appointment and help with a sick child when we are closed!