- Medical Oncologists specialize in the use of medications, especially chemotherapy, to kill cancer cells. In some areas, the term “medical oncologist” refers to the oncologist who is overall in charge of making decisions about a patient’s treatment.
- Surgical Oncologists specialize in surgical treatments for cancer, such as biopsies (where small tissue samples are taken and examined), or surgical removal of tumors and surrounding tissue.
- Radiation Oncologists specialize in the use of radiation (a kind of high powered x-ray) to kill cancer.
We found 4 oncologists who accept Harvard Pilgrim SSN near Boston, MA.
Dr. Matthew Hutter's areas of specialization are general surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), and colon & rectal surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Hutter include diverticular disease, stomach surgery, and colon surgery. Dr. Hutter is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended Harvard Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Hutter's practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Diverticular Disease, Hernia Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Abdominal Surgery, Weight Loss Surgery, ... (Read more)
Dr. A. Benedict Cosimi is a general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery) specialist in Boston, MA. His areas of expertise include gastrointestinal surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, and melanoma. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Cosimi's education and training includes medical school at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. He has received the distinction of Boston Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Cosimi is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Hepatobiliary Surgery, Kidney Transplant, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Melanoma
Dr. David Smith's specialties are oncology (cancer care) and adult hematology. He is a graduate of Boston University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Smith completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Humana ChoiceCare Network, and more. He offers interpreting services for his patients. He is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Smith has an open panel.
Dr. Wb Younger is a physician who specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. He has a special interest in breast cancer. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Younger accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network. He is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Boston Medical Center. Dr. Younger is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Younger is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Breast Cancer