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Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

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Boston, Massachusetts 02114
Global Leader in Cancer
Global Leader in Tumors
Conducts research for Brain Tumor
Conducts research for Recurrence
Conducts research for Lymphoma
579 reported clinical trials
87 medical researchers
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Summary

Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center is a medical facility located in Boston, Massachusetts. This center is recognized for care of Cancer, Tumors, Brain Tumor, Recurrence, Lymphoma and other specialties. Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center is involved with conducting 579 clinical trials across 687 conditions. There are 87 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Susan Chi, MD, Geoffrey I. Shapiro, Ryan Sullivan, MD, and Gregory Cote, MD.

Area of expertise

1Cancer
Global Leader
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center has run 136 trials for Cancer. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage IV
Stage III
Stage II
2Tumors
Global Leader
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center has run 82 trials for Tumors. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage IV
Stage I
Stage III

Top PIs

Clinical Trials running at Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma
Esophageal Adenocarcinoma
Esophageal Carcinoma
Prostate Cancer
Cancer
Breast Cancer
Brain Tumor
Pancreatic Cancer
Tumors
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Image of trial facility.

Proton Therapy vs Photon Radiation

for Esophageal Cancer

This study is evaluating whether a type of radiation therapy may be more effective than another type of radiation therapy in treating esophageal cancer.
Recruiting2 awards Phase 31 criteria

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Frequently asked questions

What kind of research happens at Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center?
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center is a medical facility located in Boston, Massachusetts. This center is recognized for care of Cancer, Tumors, Brain Tumor, Recurrence, Lymphoma and other specialties. Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center is involved with conducting 579 clinical trials across 687 conditions. There are 87 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Susan Chi, MD, Geoffrey I. Shapiro, Ryan Sullivan, MD, and Gregory Cote, MD.
Where is Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center located?
**Directions to Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Boston:** - **By Car:** Take I-90 East to exit 131 (Brighton/Cambridge). Follow signs for Cambridge and Somerville, turning right onto Storrow Drive east. Continue on Storrow Drive, take the Government Center exit, then turn left onto Cambridge Street to reach the hospital. - **Shuttle Service:** Utilize the free shuttle for convenient travel between campus buildings, including the Cox Building, Jackson Building, and Yawkey Center.
Who should I call to ask about financial aid or insurance network?
### Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center: Financial Assistance and Insurance Inquiries - **Financial Counseling**: Contact at 617-726-2191 for help with insurance coverage, state-funded program applications, and financial assistance options. - **Central Authorization Unit**: For insurance coverage and benefits verification related to procedures or hospital admissions, call 617-726-6828. - **Patient Financial Services**: Assistance with state-funded programs and support for underinsured or uninsured patients. Located in the Yawkey building, suite 2A, main campus. Call 617-726-2191 for more information. - **Mass General Brigham Health Plan**: For inquiries about insurance plans and services, contact 866-414-5533. For detailed information on billing, insurance policies, and financial assistance, visit the Massachusetts General Hospital website.
What insurance does Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center accept?
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center accepts most health insurance plans, including Medicare and Medicaid. Accepted insurance plans include Aetna, AllWays Health Partners, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, BMC HealthNet MassHealth MCO Plan, Cigna, Commonwealth Care Alliance, Coventry, Fallon Health, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Humana, MultiPlan/Private Healthcare Systems, Senior Whole Health, Transplant Centers of Excellence Networks, Tufts Health Plan, Tufts Health Together with CHA ACO, UniCare, and VA Choice. For specific coverage details and to confirm if your plan is accepted, please visit the Mass General Brigham website or contact your insurance provider directly.
What awards or recognition has Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center received?
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, located in Boston, Massachusetts, is the #1 Research Hospital in America according to U.S. News & World Report for 2023-2024. It recently received a historic donation from Jason and Keely Krantz, leading to the creation of the Krantz Family Center for Cancer Research. This initiative aims to revolutionize cancer research and address significant challenges in oncology.