• Anyone know of a GOOD/highly rated Oncologist in Boston MA

    Asked by moxie on Tuesday, March 12, 2013

    Anyone know of a GOOD/highly rated Oncologist in Boston MA

    Seeking treatment options and second opinions

    5 Answers from the Community

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    • CAS1's Avatar
      CAS1

      yes Dana Farber is Harvard

      over 6 years ago
    • Bellamore's Avatar
      Bellamore

      I have cholagiocarcinoma am presently being treated at Sloane Kettering in NYC. My Doctor's name is Nancy Kemeny (reverently refered to as the Queen of the pump). I have a Hepatic Artery Infusion Pump imbedded in my abdomin) this pumps chemo directly to my liver. I also receice systemic chemo. I was diagnosed a year and five months ago with a prognosis of 3 to 6 months. Sloane Kettering was were I got my second opinion. I have been well please needless to say.

      I travel from Vermont to be treated at Sloane Kettering. I only have to visit once a month for pump maintenance and scans. Other treatment is done in Vermont by an assoc. of Dr. Kemeny's.

      over 6 years ago
    • bbay65's Avatar
      bbay65

      I go to Faulkner Hosp. It is affiliated w/ Dana-Farber and Brig/Womens. Its easier for me to get to Faulkner, I'm not much of a city driver. I live near the canal, I can be there in 1 hour. For certain things I have to go to the other locations, it's not much farther, but I get someone else to drive. I have been happy w/ Dr. Morganstern, but I don't know what types of cancer he deals with. The nurses and other staff are the best. Good luck to you.

      over 6 years ago

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