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Dr. Ira Mintzer, MD

Internist, Primary Care Doctor

Professional statement

Dr. Ira Mintzer attended the State University of New York, Buffalo, where he received his medical degree. He completed his residency at Boston City Hospital. Dr. Mintzer is a diligent internist serving the community of Cambridge, MA. He practices at CHA Primary Care, Cambridge Hospital. Dr. Mintzer is certified by the American Board of Addiction Medicine and the American Board of Internal Medicine. He also serves as an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and has been active in teaching medical students and residents. He is a compassionate practitioner, who believes in educating his patients about their health for long and short-term benefits. Dr. Mintzer is a strong advocate for an individualized approach to patient care by utilizing the latest, most effective, and research-backed medical treatments combined with tried and true old-fashioned medicine. He is a caring provider who takes time out to listen and understand the health concerns of his patients. At CHA we believe that excellent health comes from a team of people working together. We call these care teams because it is their job to listen, respect and care for every patient at our clinic and in our community. CHA teams include doctors, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, medical assistants or other caregivers - who will get to know you well. Together, they will take responsibility for your health by offering consistent, coordinated care and communication.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company

Specialties

  • Internist
  • Primary Care Doctor

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Addiction Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Education and training

  • Medical School - State University of New York, Buffalo, Doctor of Medicine
  • Boston City Hospital (Residency)

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1942349014

Office locations

CHA Primary Care, Cambridge Hospital

1493 Cambridge St

Cambridge, MA 02139

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Dr. Mintzer is both gentle and kind but most importantly, he is knowledgeable. I have been in his care for many years and he has kept me in top form!
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Great.
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Very good, as usual.
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Always good.
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Visit was the same as always. Always professional, and helpful.
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Excellent, Dr. Mintzer always take the time to listen. Very good at explaing things.
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