Professional experience & accomplishments
Dr. Lauren Hoogewerff completed her medical training at Tufts University in Boston. She developed her passions to serve the underserved and pursue social justice throughout her training by serving in a leadership role at a free clinic, participating in advocacy work through the American Medical Association and Massachusetts Medical Society, leading community service work through the Christian Medical and Dental Society, and training at a residency program that served a diverse urban underserved population with a focus on social justice. Dr. Hoogewerff also served as chief resident and led extensive quality improvement work at her residency clinic. She completed extra training in Integrative Medicine and used this training to lead group visits for weight loss, wellness, and chronic medical conditions. Dr. Hoogewerff practices both inpatient and outpatient medicine, and her clinical interests include underserved medicine, preventive medicine and wellness, integrative medicine, women’s health, pediatric and adolescent medicine, group visits, and quality improvement work. She has a keen interest in using her fellowship training in medical education to contribute to teaching and mentoring residents in training. Dr. Hoogewerff loves developing long-term relationships with patients and their families and partnering with them to achieve their health goals.