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NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem

NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem
506 Lenox Avenue
New York, NY 10037
General Information 1-212-939-1000
Appointments 1-844-692-4692

At a Glance


Recognized as High Performing Hospital


Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality and gender-affirming care


Breast Imaging Center of Excellence

NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem is the largest hospital in Central Harlem and only Safety Net Hospital in Northern Manhattan. In 1958, Harlem surgeons saved the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. after he was stabbed at a book-signing. Today, Harlem Hospital continues providing outstanding care to all New Yorkers.

282 Beds in Operation
+346K Clinic Visits
77,537 ER Visits
602 Births
Hours of Operation
Adult Services
Mon-Thurs 8:00 am – 7:00 pm Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Pediatric Services
Mon-Thurs 8:00 am – 7:00 pm Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Visiting hours

Bariatric Services

Baby-Friendly Care

Medina Clinic

Breast Health Services


Orthopaedic Surgery

Patient Stories

We have several options to connect with our health care providers without coming into the doctor’s office or hospital.

  • Diabetes Diagnosis Leads to Lifestyle Change
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  • Brooklyn Man Fights Cancer with Support of Community Health Worker
  • Becoming Ray
  • At Home COVID-19 Vaccination Delivers Dose of Happiness to Young Mia
  • Intensive COVID-19 Treatment Helps Brooklyn Father Make Miraculous Recovery