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Jennifer A. Shin, MD


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Centers & Specialties

Cancer Center

Clinical Interests
  • Breast Oncology
  • Palliative care
Medical Education
  • MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
  • Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Fellowship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania|Fellowship, Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center
Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
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
  • Centene/Celticare
  • 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
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • 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

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Jennifer Shin, MD is a medical oncologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital specializing in breast cancer.  She is also a specialist in palliative medicine.  She received her undergraduate education at Stanford University and her medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania.  She completed her Internal Medicine residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital.  She completed a fellowship in hematology-oncology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and a fellowship in palliative medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.  Her specific research interests include quality of life in patients with breast cancer and patient-physician communication.

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Center for Breast Cancer
55 Fruit St
Boston MA, 02114-2696
Phone: 617-726-6500

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