Contact the Spinal Tumor Program


If you are a new or existing patient and wish to make an appointment with a physician in the Spinal Tumor Program, please call (617) 525-6687, Monday-Friday, 8 am – 4 pm. Our patient coordinators can schedule you with the appropriate specialist.

Returning patients can also use Patient Gateway to schedule follow-up appointments. If you don’t have a Patient Gateway account, please click here to enroll today. Patient Gateway is a convenient and secure way to manage your health and communicate with your doctor's office online.

Referring Physicians

To reach a physician in the Spinal Tumor Program or to receive additional information about our services, call (617) 525-6687. This number is staffed 8 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday.

Urgent consultations: call the BWH operator at (617) 732-6660 and ask for the spine tumor pager number. Mass General Brigham’ physicians who would like to request a consultation are encouraged to use the Physician Gateway system.

Inpatient transfer services are handled by Mass General Brigham MDConnect. MDConnect is a joint program between Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, serving as a community physician's direct link to the transfer and transport services of these hospitals. With one call, MDConnect will coordinate timely communication between referring and receiving physicians, locate inpatient beds, and arrange transport. Ground-based, mobile ICUs, staffed with specially trained nurses and paramedics, are also available through this service. To reach Mass General Brigham MDConnect, call (877) 637-3337.

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