- 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 is a general surgeon, surgical oncologist, and colon and rectal surgeon. Dr. Hutter's areas of expertise include diverticular disease, stomach surgery, and colon surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. Dr. Hutter studied medicine at Harvard Medical School. He completed his residency training at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Clinical interests: Diverticular Disease, Hernia Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Abdominal Surgery, Weight Loss Surgery, ... (Read more)
Dr. A. Benedict Cosimi specializes in general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery) and practices in Boston, MA. His areas of expertise consist of gastrointestinal surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, and melanoma. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Humana ChoiceCare Network, and more. After completing medical school at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Dr. Cosimi performed his residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Cosimi has received the distinction of Boston Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He has an open panel.
Clinical interests: Hepatobiliary Surgery, Kidney Transplant, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Melanoma
Dr. David Smith specializes in oncology (cancer care) and adult hematology. Dr. Smith offers interpreting services for his patients. He is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He attended Boston University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati for residency. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Smith is accepting new patients.
Dr. Wb Younger is an adult hematology and adult oncology specialist. He is rated highly by his patients. His areas of expertise include breast cancer. Dr. Younger is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Boston Medical Center. He is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Younger welcomes new patients.
Clinical interests: Breast Cancer