Multispecialty Care is located on the second floor of the Cancer Center and is a program offered by South Shore Hospital. Care is provided by physicians from South Shore Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
- Physicians from Brigham and Women’s Hospital and South Shore Hospital provide gastrointestinal, genitourinary, gynecologic, neurosurgery, otolaryngology, plastic, thoracic surgery and psychosocial oncology expertise.
- Depending on the patient’s needs and preferences, a surgical procedure may take place at South Shore Hospital (across the street) or at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.
Patients may need surgery for a variety of reasons: to remove or shrink a solid tumor, ease pain, remove obstructions caused by cancer, or repair an area of the body damaged by cancer.