Cancer Center Survivorship Program

The Survivorship Program at the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center provides treatment, counseling and support for patients and their loved ones facing the challenges of living with and beyond cancer.

  • Contact the Survivorship Program at 617-724-4800
  • Or email us

Survivorship Program at Mass General Cancer Center

What is a Cancer Survivor?

  • Any person with cancer, from diagnosis through treatment and beyond
  • The family, caregivers and friends affected by the diagnosis

Meet our team

The Survivorship Program at the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center is a new program open to any patient diagnosed with cancer. The program is also available to families, friends and caregivers affected by a cancer diagnosis.

We offer:

  • An engaged survivor volunteer network and advisory board
  • Oncology providers committed to excellent survivor care
  • Supportive care services
  • Wellness programming
  • Leadership and a culture of innovation
  • Resources and connections of a large academic hospital
  • Strong ties to community affiliates

Survivorship ClinicOur clinic provides a wide range of specialists to help with the many different challenges and stages of cancer survivorship. Each patients meets one-on-one with a clinician to address their medical, psychological and social concerns and receive a personalized treatment summary. After a comprehensive evaluation, patients will have access to a variety of services based on their needs:

  • Psychology, psychiatry, social work and spiritual counseling
  • Physical therapy, occupational therapy and neuropsychiatry
  • Nutrition
  • Smoking cessation
  • Genetic counseling
  • Palliative care and pain management
  • Sexuality and fertility

Clinicians will continue to monitor survivors for late and long-term effects of cancer therapy and enhance communication with primary care providers.

 

Discover the Cancer Center patient experience

Our approach to patient care unites cancer specialists across the hospital to create a personalized treatment plan for each patient, ensuring the best possible outcomes.