Gorovitz & Borten, P.C.
Attorneys at Law

550 Cochituate Road, Suite 25
Framingham, Massachusetts
Tel: (781) 890-9095
Max Borten, M.D., J.D.
Dr. Borten obtained his medical degree in 1971 and his law degree in 1987. In the medical field, Dr.
Borten completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Beth Israel Hospital in Boston,
Massachusetts. Dr. Borten also completed a fellowship in Infertility and Reproductive Endocrinology.
Dr. Borten is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Borten then joined the faculty at Harvard Medical School first at the Beth Israel Hospital (now Beth
Israel Deaconess Medical Center) and then at the Massachusetts General Hospital. As a member of
the Harvard Medical School faculty, Dr. Borten taught obstetrics and gynecology to residents and
medical students. Based on his medical research activities and publications, Dr. Borten authored
hundreds of medical articles and authored and co-authored several medical and medicolegal
books.Dr. Borten wrote the first book in the United States dealing with "Laparoscopic Complications-
Prevention and Management" published in 1986. Dr. Borten  practiced obstetrics and gynecology  and
retired from the Harvard Medical School faculty with the rank of Associate Professor of Obstetrics,
Gynecology and Reproductive Biology.

Max Borten, M.D., J.D. is a senior partner at Gorovitz & Borten. Because of his background, Dr. Borten
is uniquely qualified to evaluate and undertake the representation of your case. Dr. Borten has been a
practicing physician since 1971 in the field of obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Borten has over 35 years
of operating room gynecological surgical experience, and 35 years of labor and delivery room
obstetrical experience. Dr. Borten was an Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and
Reproductive Biology at Harvard Medical School, where he taught medical students, residents and
physicians in postgraduate lectures and conferences.

In the legal field, Dr. Borten was also a member of the Adjunct faculty at the Suffolk School of Law
where he taught for 11 years on the subject of Reproductive Biology and the Law and Medical Practice
and the Law. Dr. Borten focuses his legal practice in the field of medical malpractice. Dr. Borten is
admitted to practice law in the State of Massachusetts (Superior Court, Appeals Court and Supreme
Judicial Court) and is also admitted to practice law in the Federal Court System (District Court, Federal
Appeals Court and United States Supreme Court).

In 2008, Dr. Borten was named Massachusetts Lawyer of the Year by Massachusetts
Lawyers Weekly
Dr. Borten personally reviews every medical malpractice case filed by the law firm of Gorovitz & Borten
and participates in the discovery process leading up to alternative dispute resolution (mediation,
arbitration) or  trial.
Contact Information
If you, your child or a member of your family have been injured as a result of a failure to diagnose
cancer, deficient medical treatment or failure to be properly treated, please let Dr. Borten and the
Boston area medical malpractice attorneys at Gorovitz & Borten evaluate your case.
For a free confidential consultation and receive a response within 24 hours (when possible), please
contact us by phone, fax or e-mail with your question or concern.

Telephone:  781-890-9095     -     Fax:   781-890-9098

Postal address:     400 Totten Pond Road, 2nd Floor                                                         Directions
                         Waltham, Massachusetts 02451            
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Gorovitz & Borten, P.C. provides legal services to injured people in Greater Boston and
throughout the State of Massachusetts.
 Barnstable County (Barnstable, Bourne, Brewster, Chatham, Dennis, Eastham,
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Boylston, West Brookfield, Westborough, Westminster, Winchendon, Worcester).

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