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David Alan Sweetser, MD

  • Chief of Medical Genetics, MGH
  • Attending Physician in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

617-726-2737

Accepting New Patients

Overview

Departments

Genetics

Pediatrics

Centers & Specialties

Cancer Center

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Clinical Interests
  • medical genetics
  • Biochemical genetics
  • Genetic basis for birth defects and inherited syndromes
  • Pediatric oncology
  • Hematologic malignancies
  • Inherited syndromes
  • Pitt Hopkins syndrome
  • Hematopoiesis
  • Birth defects
  • Hereditary malformations
  • Inherited cancer predispositions
Medical Education
  • MD, PhD, Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis
  • Residency, Children's Hospital of St. Louis
  • Fellowship, Children's Hospital of St. Louis|Fellowship, University of Washington Hospitals
Board Certifications
  • Clinical Biochemical Genetics
  • Clinical Genetics (M.D.)
  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Locations
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Danvers: The Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Connecticut
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
Patient Age Group
Pediatric and Adult
Gender
Male

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Contact

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA, 02114-2696
Phone 1: 617-726-2737
Fax: 617-724-0702
Medical Genetics Clinic
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA, 02114-2696
Phone 1: 617-726-1561
Fax: 617-724-1911
Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
104 Endicott Street
Danvers MA, 01923-3623
Phone 1: 617-724-6038
Fax: 978-882-6989

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