About the Radiation Oncology Department

Welcome to the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Radiation Oncology Department, one of the premier radiation treatment programs in the world. Our world-class clinicians, cutting-edge technology and groundbreaking research ensure you will receive safe, personalized and effective care targeted uniquely to your cancer.

Our 40 radiation oncologists treat about 4,900 patients annually across our locations – at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and at our community-based network practices in Weymouth, Milford and Mansfield.

Our physicians are internationally recognized specialists who have specific expertise in treating your type of cancer. You will be matched with the most knowledgeable team members for your specific disease. They will work in close collaboration with your other healthcare providers to develop a treatment plan that is customized for your specific situation and needs.

Our researchers are at the cutting edge of targeted therapies, leading international clinical trials to discover newer and more effective therapies, and pioneering the latest technological innovations. We are committed to providing the most up-to-date, personalized radiation treatment to generate the best outcomes possible for our patients.

The Radiation Oncology Department at Brigham and Women's Hospital is one of the premier radiation treatment programs in the world. This video presents an opportunity to hear some of the leaders of the department speak about what makes our program stand out. As the radiation oncology department for Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children’s Hospital, we bridge great institutions with world-class providers and cutting-edge research. We will work with you and your other cancer care providers as a team to develop and implement a safe, customized radiation therapy plan that's right for you.

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