Patients at the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center in clinical affiliation with South Shore Hospital are evaluated and treated through clinical programs and services. The coordinated, comprehensive approach to care found at the Center optimally benefits each patient. Each member of your care team communicates with one another and works seamlessly together — building your confidence and bringing peace of mind on your journey to recovery.
Clinical services provided at the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center in clinical affiliation with South Shore Hospital include the following:
Your Care Team
The collaborative team of cancer care professionals at the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center in clinical affiliation with South Shore Hospital guides you and your family through every aspect of care, every step of the way.
Experts from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and South Shore Hospital each provide services in the Center. The unique clinical collaboration among these three organizations makes it possible to offer locally many advanced treatments developed at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center, including clinical trials that were previously unavailable in this region.
In the Center, patients receive specialized cancer care, ranging from diagnostic imaging to the latest cancer treatments, as well as integrative and supportive therapies. Patients also have seamless access to cancer care specialists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, should circumstances require. As a patient, we encourage you to take an active role in your treatment. You are the most important member of your care team, and we value your input.
Whether you and your family need guidance with making appointments, treatment planning, education, emotional support, nutrition and beyond, each team member strives to deliver optimal, compassionate care and service.