Dr. Laura Need has joined the pediatric care team at CHP Berkshire Pediatrics in Pittsfield.
A graduate of Harvard Medical School and Wellesley College, Dr. Need practiced at Yogman Pediatric Associates P.C./Mount Auburn Pediatrics in Cambridge before moving to the Berkshires to join CHP Berkshire Pediatrics.
She has been on staff at Mount Auburn Hospital and has also held hospital appointments at Cambridge Health Alliance in Cambridge, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Children’s Hospital in Boston. Her previous work history includes working at Emerson Hospital in Concord and with MIT Medical Services and St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Boston.
In addition to general pediatric primary care, Dr. Need has focused on newborn medicine and pediatric cardiology during her medical career.
She completed her pediatric medicine internship and residency at Massachusetts General Hospital, and a clinical fellowship in pediatric cardiology at Children’s Hospital.