Dr. James MacLean, MD

Allergy & AsthmaMaleAge 62

Dr. James MacLean, MD is a Allergy & Asthma Specialist in Boston, MA and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from McGill University Faculty of Medicine medical school in 1985. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Beverly Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. MacLean to book an appointment.

Dr. MacLean

Massachusetts General Hospital

55 Fruit St Boston, MA 02114
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Trustworthy
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. MacLean's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Allergic Rhinitis
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Dr. MacLean treats Allergic Rhinitis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. MacLean treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacLean treats Asthma more than 99% of his peers

Dr. MacLean treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Animal Allergies
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacLean treats Animal Allergies more than 98% of his peers

Dr. MacLean treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. MacLean's conditions and procedures:

  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anaphylactic Egg Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Milk and Dairy Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Dermatitis
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Itchy Skin
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Patch Testing
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Radioallergosorbent Test
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Testing and Screening
  • Toxic Effect of Venom

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(617) 726-3850

Dr. MacLean accepts the following insurance:

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Humana
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MultiPlan
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Dr. MacLean's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. MacLean

3.9

Based on 7 ratings

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Dr. MacLean is amazing. You can tell that he cares and he is very knowledgable. He has superb bedside manner and I trust him 100%. I highly recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dr. MacLean was extremely kind, patient and professional. He knew exactly what he was doing, and graciously allowed time to address any questions/concerns I had. Very happy with my experience!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Feb 21, 2020
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Dr macLean and dr Paul Hannaway (deceased)!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. MacLean is a Board-certified Allergist specializing in the care of children and adults with indoor/outdoor allergies, food allergies, asthma,...Read more

Biography

Dr. James MacLean, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Boston and Salem, MA. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr....Read more

Specialties

  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology

Board Certifications

Education

1985
McGill University Faculty of Medicine
Medical School
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. James MacLean, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. MacLean has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. James MacLean, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. James MacLean, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. MacLean's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. James MacLean, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. James MacLean, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. MacLean frequently treats Allergic Rhinitis, Asthma, and Animal Allergies. See all procedures and conditions Dr. MacLean treats.

Where is Dr. James MacLean, MD's office located?

Dr. MacLean's office is located at 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Massachusetts General Hospital

Massachusetts General Hospital55 Fruit St Boston, MA 02114
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Asthma and Allergy Affiliates, Inc.

Asthma & Alllergy Affiliates114r Highland Ave Salem, MA 01970
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. MacLean is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Beverly Hospital

Beverly, MA

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Massachusetts General Hospital

Boston, MA

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

27 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

North Shore Medical Center

Salem, MA

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)