Top Doctors 2017

Eleven medical breakthroughs that could change the world—and save your life. Plus, our annual list of Boston’s top doctors. —Edited by Jamie Ducharme

Cover photograph by Bruce Peterson

Top Doctors 2017: The List

Carefully vetted and chosen by their peers, the experts on our annual guide to the region’s top doctors have all your medical needs covered—just consider it your prescription to better health.


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Do You Believe in Miracles?

These Boston doctors do. From creating a cancer vaccine to stopping the spread of AIDS, they’re on a mission to save mankind—one medical moon shot at a time.


Photograph by Jeff Brown

The End of Alzheimer’s?

MIT neuroscientist Li-Huei Tsai is hoping to vanquish the disease with simple LEDs.