The Best Health Mobile App Developers in Beantown

Looking for a top healthcare mobile app development company in Boston?

Health apps come in many forms – from nutrition to sleep to fitness to medication reminders. Healthcare workers even use health apps to access and update medical records while on the job. Some popular features that you should consider when developing a health mobile app include login and user profile access, doctor search, appointment management, reminders for medications or appointments, and tracking such as heart rate.

As you get started planning features for your health app, remember it should collect minimal data to avoid violating HIPAA. A healthcare app developer should be able to guide you in choosing the right features and information to collect.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top healthcare app developers in Boston. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Boston Health Mobile App Developers

  • 1

    hedgehog lab

    Founded in 2007, hedgehog lab is a global software consultancy of 200+ that specializes in multi-platform software and device innovation. Headquartered in London with six offices across three continents, their team architects, designs, and develops app solutions that prepare brands for the future of post-PC devices.

    Notable Project

    hedgehog lab created a series of successful apps for a large Norwegian energy company. Designed for both iPhone and iPad, the apps were made to inspire creativity and engagement within key audiences. Workmanship aside, the client also recognized their professionalism and proactive approach.

    "We really enjoyed working with the hedgehog lab team. Their company is efficient, helpful, friendly, and delivered perfectly on time to a very high standard." – Web Editor, Norwegian Energy Corporation

    Former clients
    EDF Energy
    Financial Times
    Mitsubishi Motors
    Santander Bank
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $250,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.7
    4.7
    39 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    The Newcastle Business Awards: Small/Medium Business of the Year 2016 , Outstanding Performance in International Growth , Glassdoor: Best Employer of 2016 , RAR Digital Awards: On Budget Award Winner 2016, App Design Awards: Best App Startup 2015 , Drum Design Awards: Commendable Design 2013 , Mobile Entertainment Magazine: The Top UK Mobile Innovators 2012

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    Boston Technology Corporation

    Based just outside Boston, MA, Boston Technology Corporation is a leader in mobile, web, and cloud-based app development. Since starting in 2004, BTC has expanded to almost 100 employees.

    Notable Project

    Boston Technology Corporation was approached by a live-streaming company to create an iOS app that brings experiences events that are happening elsewhere to their customers. They created an intuitive user interface (UI) that users love.

    “I never had to say anything more than, ‘This is what I need for my business,’ and they understood that. I think that’s very rare among even the best development teams.” – Founder & CEO, Live-Streaming Entertainment Platform

    Former clients
    Harvard University
    Dunkin Donuts
    Fidelity
    GreyHouse Publishing
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Marlborough, MA
    4.8
    4.8
    13 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Inc. 5000 2010-2012

  • 3

    thoughtbot

    Thoughtbot is a web and mobile app development company based in Boston, MA with offices in Austin, San Francisco, New York, Raleigh, Washington D.C, and London. Since 2003, this 50+ team has delivered empowering digital solutions to enterprise-level and small companies alike.

    Notable Project

    Thoughtbot’s team helped the client develop a custom software solution aimed at enhancing consumer advocacy. With deliverables mostly on the back-end, the client valued the estimable coding skills, rapid completion time, and commitment to quality.

    “They provide a consistent level of service that I haven’t seen from agencies or even our in-house team. Their engineering standards, development standards, and the way that they have that consistently through their team is very impressive.” – Head of Product, Consumer Interest Nonprofit

    Former clients
    LOLA
    LevelUp
    Tile
    Code Climate
    SplitFit
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.9
    4.9
    20 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    ChopDawg.com

    Since 2009, ChopDawg.com has created 350+ digital products – from mobile applications and web applications to blockchain and artificial intelligence technologies for startups, Fortune 500s, growing businesses, and non-profits around the globe. Think of ChopDawg.com not as your agency but as your technical partner. Headquartered in Philadelphia, with offices in Boston, Seattle, New York, Atlanta, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles, Chop Dawg currently has a team of more than 50. 

    Notable Project

    ChopDawg.com designed and developed an app for iOS and Android for a real estate tech company, incorporating custom features that allow users to buy and sell real estate independently.

    "ChopDawg's team provides invaluable feedback that's significantly improved the overall design of the app. They contributed greatly to the design and flow of the platform, incorporating features that we never would've thought of." – CEO, Real Estate Tech Company

    Former clients
    Mr. Softee
    Jurvo
    Six Flags
    Payload
    Rhodes 101
    SpotScore
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.8
    4.8
    52 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    CSS Design Award, AI 2019 Global Excellence Awards Winner, Brand24 Top 100 Marketing Influencers In The World 2018 & 2019 , AI 2019 Global Excellence Awards Winner , Brand24 Top 100 Marketing Influencers In The World 2018 & 2019

  • 5

    ADK Group

    ADK Group is a nation-wide digital product company founded in 2011. Since then, they've grown to more than 100 employees with offices distributed throughout the US, including Boston and Louisville, Ky. Over the last decade, they've designed, built, and launched technology for businesses of all sizes in the health care and medical, education, and financial services industries, among others. With the acquisition of Fresh Tilled Soil, they enhanced the UX/UI team. Services include UX/UI design, custom software development, and web development.

    Notable Project

    ADK Group optimized a government agency's web solution following a platform migration. Following user testing to inform optimal UX/UI decisions, they interviewed end-users, iteratively designed prototypes, and provided UX/UI designs for the solution's module. Internal reviews returned exclusively positive feedback on ADK Group's human-centric designs.

    "The quality of their design-thinking was excellent. They did a stellar job of hearing what the users had to say." — Project Manager, Government Agency

    Former clients
    Sika
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Harvard University
    Wasabi
    Broadridge Financial
    MIT
    Avast
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.9
    4.9
    36 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Rocket Farm Studios

    Rocket Farm Studios is a mobile app and custom software developer based in Boston, MA. Begun in 2008, their team of 10+ excels in mobile strategy, IoT, and digital product innovation for businesses of all sizes.

    Notable Project

    The team developed an app and matching cloud software for an IoT scent-enabled product. The team demonstrated impressive project management skills, accessibility, and experience through every phase of research, strategy and development.

    "Rocket Farm Studios is an experienced team. They're not an enterprise with a heavy infrastructure and bureaucracy. We were able to deal directly with the founding team, which gave us the comfort that they'll be responsive." – COO, Large Consumer Products Company

    Former clients
    Intel
    Nikon
    Samsung
    T Mobile
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.9
    4.9
    7 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    MITX Award Finalist 2016

  • 7

    Echobind

    Echobind is a mobile app and web development consultancy whose services include code audits, custom training, and digital strategy. Based in Boston, MA with an office in Louisville, KY, this team of 2-10 creates digital products that inspire users and empower businesses.

    Notable Project

    From architecture to features, Echobind rewrote the client’s app for increased speed and UI efficiency. They demonstrated a deep knowledge of different frameworks and coding languages while facilitating a smooth collaboration process.

    “The results exceeded my expectations. We wanted to maintain certain high standards of code and at the same time do a robust amount of testing.” – Engineer Manager, Healthcare Organization

    Former clients
    Ciena
    Guardian Health
    RBM Technologies
    Versapay
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.8
    4.8
    9 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    923 Digital

    923 Digital is a digital agency founded in 2013 and based in Boston. With more than 10 members, they provide mobile app and custom software development services for clients in the fields of consumer products, e-commerce, and navigation.

    Notable Project

    923 Digital provided backend development solutions for a design consultancy. The consultancy needed help with some of the projects they were working on. The partnership is ongoing to this day. 

    “Their open communication and responsiveness have helped to build trust over the past six months. So far, so good.” - CEO, Design Consultancy

    Former clients
    Suffolk
    Dorel
    Xeros
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.8
    4.8
    9 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    Axora Soft

    Axora is a software development company based in Minsk, Belarus, and founded in 2013. They have a team of eight employees who specialize in custom software development, UX/UI design, and mobile app development. 

    Notable Project

    Axora provided UX/UI design assistance to a digital development company. They designed and built an app based on the client’s existing website. The client was impressed with the quality of their service. 

    “Axora was knowledgeable about the process and produced high-quality work. Additionally, they were very responsive to our needs and delivered the work on time for our client.” – Project Manager, Digital Development Company
     

    Former clients
    Swiss Red Cross
    INURE
    Grad
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 10
  • 11

    Areus Development

    Areus Development is a software development offshoring firm based in Bucharest, Romania. Established in 2014, the Areus Development team consists of 9 employees that provide solutions like custom software development, mobile development for Android and iOS, IT managed services, testing, and DevOps support.

    Notable Project

    Areus developed a unique location-enabled mobile application for a Romanian consulting firm. The firm's end-client was a conservation organization that focuses on protecting Romania's natural resources and wildlife, and the app enabled users to track environmental activity throughout the country. Areus successfully delivered the project to the end-client's satisfaction, and the consultancy considered it a particularly smooth partnership.

    "Areus Development was deeply involved in the project and came up with many good ideas that we hadn't thought about during development." - Business Development Manager, Consulting Firm

    Former clients
    Enea Services
    NNC Services
    Bibsma
    DataView
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    Ballast Lane Applications

    Ballast Lane Applications is an app development company founded in 2011 and located in Marblehead, Mass. The team of fewer than 50 employees offers custom software development and mobile app development services. Their clientele comprises mostly small businesses.

    Notable Project

    Ballast Lane Applications worked from redesigned an existing product to develop an iOS and Android mobile app for a moving app business. The team also provided maintenance support. They had strong project management skills, and they did a good job with testing. 

    “They’ve hit all deadlines.” – Founder & CEO, Moving App Business

    Former clients
    Blue Point Brewing Company
    Scorebook Live
    FreshAir Sensors
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place MARBLEHEAD, MA
    4.9
    4.9
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 13

    SYNERGY Consulting

    SYNERGY Consulting is a development agency based in New York with more than 10 experts. Founded in 2006, they specialize in mobile app development, custom software development, and UX/UI design solutions for clients ranging from small companies to large firms.

    Notable Project

    SYNERGY Consulting developed a website for a restaurant. SYNERGY Consulting worked on both front and backend development for the website. The site originally had problems but they were eventually resolved.

    “I would consider him rehiring him for the hotel itself.” - General Manager, Restaurant

    Former clients
    SummerTech
    JLD Evaluations
    Uplift
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    Blackburn Labs

    Blackburn Labs is an app development company based in Providence R.I. and founded in 2015. Their team of 2 employees specializes in custom software development, mobile app development, and enterprise app modernization for clients of all sizes in the healthcare, real estate, and marketing industries.

    Notable Project

    Blackburn Labs developed a web app for a hospital. The app was designed to replace a paper-based system that was too slow and prone to errors. They used several innovative industry practices and created a proprietary healthcare algorithm to create a system that was a vast improvement on the old methodology. The client said that the web app has saved time and improved patient outcomes.

    “By switching from a completely paper-based process to the new app, we’ve been able to scale our services to better care for our patients.” – Director of CV Innovation, Hospital
     

    Former clients
    Admedus
    ProCom Rx
    FableVision
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 15

    OrangeLoops

    OrangeLoops is a software development company headquartered in Boston, with an additional office in Montevideo, Uruguay. The company, founded in 2015, has a team of 22 people who exclusively provide mobile app development and web development services. They work with mid-market businesses that are mostly in the advertising & marketing, health care & medical, and retail industries. 
     

    Notable Project

    OrangeLoops provided business consulting and audit services for a data reporting company. The client wanted to modernize their main product, so they hired OrangeLoops to conduct a technological audit. OrangeLoops did an analysis and conducted interviews in order to develop recommendations for the client. The client was satisfied with the report the company developed. 
     

    “It was a very top quality report. It was well-produced, structured, well-supported, and well-analyzed. It had a lot of code analysis and function diagrams.” — CTO, Data Reporting Company

    Former clients
    Kezmo
    IdeaSource
    CloseNet
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    Intrepid (acquired by Accenture)

    Intrepid is a full-service web and mobile development firm based in Cambridge, MA with an office in New York, NY. Started in 2010, the 120+ team specializes in UI/UX design, product strategy, and digital product development.

    Notable Project

    Intrepid helped the client pioneer the first-ever computer-aided design program for mobile across both Android and iOS. The team’s expertise, transparency, and professional accomplishment were praised.

    "Intrepid was able to provide highly-skilled developers for Android and iOS, as well as mobile interface designers. This allowed us to scale up much more quickly than we would have been able to otherwise." – Vice President of R&D, CAD Design Solution Firm

    Former clients
    Adidas
    Hilton
    Kayak
    MIT
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Cambridge, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Inc. 5000 in 2017: #796 , Inc. 5000 in 2016: #627

  • 17

    Boston Byte

    Founded in 2010, Boston Byte is a custom software developer that is based in Marlborough, Mass. They also provide digital strategy and staff augmentation services. 

    Notable Project

    Boston Byte provides ongoing software development support for a dental practice. Their work streamlined communication, increasing patient satisfaction. 

    "The system that Boston Byte created for us made a big difference to our business and our lives." – Office Manager, Dental Practice

    Former clients
    Wello
    Sanofi
    Pfizer
    Inliv
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Marlborough, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    Ascendle

    Ascendle is a web and mobile development company based in North Hampton, NH. Their 150+ engineers and quality assurance specialists have been enabling digital success since 2012.

    Notable Project

    After establishing an effective Agile development process, the team rapidly rewrote the client’s existing code to deliver a highly functional product platform. Ascendle earned praise for their process-driven approach and quality deliverables.

    “Over the course of 3 months, Ascendle continued to work with us, coaching our team on the Agile processes and methods necessary and made sure that we had the right platforms in place for managing our project.” – CEO, Bank Services Provider

    Former clients
    Creative Info Systems
    Silvercloud
    Treeno Software
    UberDoc
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place North Hampton, NH
    4.9
    4.9
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 19

    PreApps

    PreApps is the premier App Marketing Agency based in Boston, MA. Over the past 8 years, PreApps has helped 3,250 app creators launch and market their app to achieve Millions of downloads and Sales.  

    Notable Project

    PreApps worked on mobile app marketing for a gaming studio. They created and a multipronged marketing strategy to highlight a gaming app for iOS, conducted keyword research, and prepared gameplay graphics. The client was impressed with the results of the project. 

    “We launched our first game before Christmas and received over 100 mentions. This helped us reach more than 5,000 installations, which made us happy.” – CEO, Gaming Studio

    Former clients
    Mr. Jump
    Chuck the Muck
    Neeko
    Complete
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.7
    4.7
    16 Clutch reviews
  • 20

    Zagaran Software

    Zagaran, Inc. is a Harvard-alumni led software development company headquartered in Boston, MA that offers web development, custom software, and mobile apps. Their team has provided software development for clientele ranging from Global 500 companies to universities to government agencies, working primarily with Python, Django, and React/Angular.

    Notable Project

    Zagaran augmented the development team of a large pharmaceutical company. Their development team could not handle the sophisticated project, which involved a Django backend to a mobile app and continuous integration. Zagaran delivered the necessary support for less than half the projected cost to do so in-house.

    "I know they do good work. The team resolves issues in a careful and thorough manner, and without the need of external supervision." - Senior Web Developer, Pharmaceutical Firm

    Former clients
    Harvard University
    MIT
    Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.9
    4.9
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 21

    Full Cortex

    Full Cortex is a full-service growth agency with over 10 employees based out of Wellesley, Mass. They've been taking care of small business needs since 2016 for clients in consumer products, healthcare, and IT industries, among others. Their main services include digital and marketing strategy, mobile and app marketing, and web design and development. 

    Notable Project

    Full Cortex took on logo and website design for an advertising client that was aiming to gain more leads and better showcase their services. They also set up Hubspot, MailChimp, and Google Analytics. All efforts produced more leads and conversions for the client.

    "They taught me a lot about marketing and how to use my website to attract leads." – Owner, Advertising Company 

    Former clients
    Winebars
    Rocket Farm Studios
    RedDot
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.8
    4.8
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 22

    DataGenius Technologies LLC

    DataGenius Software Labs Ltd is a mobile app development agency founded in 2013 with a team of 4. They are headquartered in Providence, R.I., and have offices in Burnside, New Zealand and Melbourne, Australia. The company specializes in mobile app development, artificial intelligence, and web development for small and midmarket firms. Their artificial intelligence services focus on machine learning and natural language processing.

    Notable Project

    DataGenius Software Labs Ltd currently handles the UI updates and changes of a telecom company. DataGenius Software Labs Ltd developed mainly using PHP 5.6 and various Adobe software. 

    "DataGenius has helped us meet our customer's needs and able to customize to help with our growth in this sector." - President, Telecom Company

    Former clients
    Nikki Associates
    BBA Aviation
    Fairway Mortgage
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Providence, RI
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 23

    Ajasra consulting and ICT

    Ajasra consulting and ICT is a web development firm based in Bhuj, India. Founded in 2018,their team of 7 serves clients in the import and export sectors. Services include mobile app development and SEO.

    Notable Project

    Ajasra consulting and ICT developed a site for an export company. The new site has earned several new customers. The team is professional and innovative.

    “They’re increasing the visibility of my product, which is great.” – Director, Export Company

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Woonsocket, RI
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
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