Edward J. Legare, MD, FACP

Internal Medicine
40 Walnut Street Suite 201
Wellesley, MA 02481 Get Directions

Annual Membership Fee

495.00per quarter
990.00per semi-annual
1,980.00per year

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualized attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Dr. Legare's Credentials

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IM Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center
Aurora, CO

IM Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center
Aurora, CO

Medical School:
Tufts University School of Medicine
Boston, MA
Doctorate of Medicine 1989

University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN
Bachelor of Science 1984

American Board of Internal Medicine
Newton Wellesley Hospital
Tufts University School of Medicine Distinguished Teacher Award in Ambulatory Care Medicine 2000-2003
Boston Magazine, "Top Docs" 2000, 2002
Town and Country Magazine, Nations Top 300 PCPs
Senior Medical Research Award
Newton Wellesley Hospital Ambulatory Teaching Award
Army Achievement Medal
Army Commendation Medal
Newton Wellesley Hospital
- Member Board of Trustees 2009-present
- Charitable Board Foundation Trustee 2007-present
- Community Benefits Trustee 2003-present
- Board of Overseers 2002-present
- Associate Medical Director of PHO 2002-present
- Executive Committee of the Medical Staff 2000-2002
American College of Physicians
Massachusetts Medicine Society
Active Duty United States Army 1989-1995
Honorably Discharged Rank of Major
from Janet March 29, 2017 for Edward J. Legare, MD, FACP

Dr. Legre has been my PCP for over 25 years also caring for my elderly parents and grown children. He has seen me through menopause, several surgeries, and caring for my parents. Dad passed away in the hospital 10 yrs ago and Mom passed last April at home on Hospice. He has always listened and cared about the totality of my life including my ongoing challenge with obesity. He has always been… See more

from Mike March 24, 2017 for Edward J. Legare, MD, FACP

It's a call every parent dreads from their child who is halfway across the country attending college. Dad, something is wrong, my face is burning up I think I used too much acne medicine. I figured this must happen all the time, Go to health services and see what they say.

I get a call an hour later that he is being transported to the university hospital. Then I get a call that… See more

from Sheryl in MA March 19, 2016 for Edward J. Legare, MD, FACP

Dr Legare is an exceptional doctor! He embodies what it means to be a caring, relational, intelligent and competent physician. The privilege and advantage of having him as partner in my health is immeasurable. The service as my primary physician is worth far more than I pay for The concierge service MDVIP and I would be willing to pay more were I able to afford more than my monthly payments.… See more

from David in MA March 24, 2014 for Edward J. Legare, MD, FACP

Dr. Legare is a great physician and someone I consider a friend. More than going to just a routine exam, I actually enjoy our conversations. His success in handling my aversion to certain medication is just one example of the trust I have in him. I doubt another doctor would have been able to do this as easily as Ned Legare.

from Patricia M. in MA February 27, 2014 for Edward J. Legare, MD, FACP

Knowing help is a phone call away is a great comfort to me and my family.
Dr. Legare had been my primary physician before MVIP and I wanted to continue
with him. I can rely on his assessments and referrals to other doctors,

from Irene in MA February 26, 2014 for Edward J. Legare, MD, FACP

My family and I have known Dr. Legare for many years, and can say that I am blessed to have him as my PCP. Love the fact that I can call his office or email him and would get a response within minutes. He would hear me out with whatever my situation may be and more importantly, he was quick to schedule for further tests, maybe a referral to a specialist, or recommend his medical magic. It is… See more

from Susan in MA February 25, 2014 for Edward J. Legare, MD, FACP

Dr. Legare is the best!! I want to thank him on Thank my Doc / MD Day Any time I need help, all I have to do is call or e-mail Dr. Legare and I have an answer within minutes or an appointment that day! He always has the right answers too! He takes very good care of me; and I'm never rushed when I'm talking directly to him. All the folks who work in his office are awesome too!… See more

from Susan in NY February 23, 2014 for Edward J. Legare, MD, FACP

Where do I begin to sing the praises of Dr. Legare? I have always found him to be an outstanding diagnostician with exceptional communication skills. He has shown me warmth and compassion when appropriate and his availability and responses to my e-mails are remarkable. I have recently moved out of state and will continue to rely on his medical expertise and will always call him my… See more

from Diane in MA February 24, 2014 for Edward J. Legare, MD, FACP

My doctor had taken care of my parents in the past with great care and compassion. I have enjoyed my own experience with him also. Since he went with MDVIP, I can actually have an appointment with him and not just physician's assistants. I can spend time with him now during my appointments. He is leading me on a road to a healthier life.

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from Richard and Nahid (Nancy) in MA February 23, 2014 for Edward J. Legare, MD, FACP

Our Dear Dr. Legare,

How fortunate for us to be a part of your top-notch practice! You bring not only your state-of-the-art knowledge and expertise, but also your undivided attention, dedication, and caring for your patients. There is nothing more important in life than, health and happiness, and we couldn't be in better hands.
Here is a picture of my husband, my son, and… See more

Annual Membership Fee

495.00per quarter
990.00per semi-annual
1,980.00per year