Appointments and Referrals

To make an appointment with a specialist in the Cancer Center, contact the program related to your disease area.

Make an Appointment: For Patients

Cancer Center Appointment & Referral Offices Main Phone Numbers
Adult Patients 877-726-5130 or make an appointment online
Pediatric Oncology Referrals 617-726-2737
Clinical Trials 877-726-5130

Referring Patients to the Cancer Center for Treatment or Consultation: For Physicians

Physician Referral Line: 617-724-4000 or email

We appreciate the opportunity to provide your patients with second opinions and cancer specialty care. As part of your patient's care team, our commitment to you includes:

  • Prompt appointments
  • Patients seen usually within one week
  • Someone is available Monday through Friday, 8:00AM to 4:30PM (ET) to schedule an appointment
  • Timely communication with referring physicians on evaluations and recommended treatments
  • Collaboration on care plans, enabling follow-up services to be provided by you or your local hospital whenever possible


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