- 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 physician who specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), and colon & rectal surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: diverticular disease, stomach surgery, and colon surgery. Dr. Hutter is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. His education and training includes medical school at Harvard Medical School and residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Hutter takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network. He is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Diverticular Disease, Hernia Surgery, Abdominal Surgery, Weight Loss Surgery, Gallbladder Removal ... (Read more)
Dr. A. Benedict Cosimi is a general surgeon and cancer surgeon in Boston, MA. His areas of expertise consist of gastrointestinal surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, and melanoma. He is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Cosimi obtained his medical school training at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and performed his residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Humana ChoiceCare Network, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: Boston Super Doctors. Dr. Cosimi's practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Hepatobiliary Surgery, Kidney Transplant, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Melanoma
Dr. David Smith works as an oncologist and hematologist. He attended Boston University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Smith takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network, as well as other insurance carriers. He offers interpreting services for his patients. He is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Smith is open to new patients.
Dr. Wb Younger works as a hematologist and adult oncologist in Boston, MA. Areas of expertise for Dr. Younger include breast cancer. He is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Younger graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Younger trained at Boston Medical Center. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Younger is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network. He is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Breast Cancer