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Paul Hamilton Chapman, MD

Neurosurgical Director of the Proton Beam Radiosurgery Program

  • Phone: 617-726-3887
Department of Neurosurgery


  • Cancer Center
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Neuro-Oncology (Brain)
  • MassGeneral Hospital for Children
  • Neurosurgery
Clinical Interests
Proton Beam Radiosurgery
Photon Radiosurgery
Cerebral vascular malformations
Neurosurgical radiation oncology
Adult and pediatric brain tumors
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Harvard Medical School
Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery
Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Adult and pediatric
Accepting New Patients


Harsh GR, Thornton AF, Chapman PH, Bussiere MR, Rabinov JD, Loeffler JS: Proton beam stereotactic radiosurgery of vestibular schwannomas. Int J Radiation Oncology Biol Phys 54:35-44, 2002.

Barker FG II, Butler WE, Lyons S, Cascio E, Ogilvy CS, Loeffler JS, Chapman PH: Dose-volume prediction of radiation-related complications after proton beam radiosurgery for cerebral arteriovenous malformations. J Neurosurg 99:254-263, 2003.

Chapman PH, Loeffler JS: Proton radiosurgery. In: Youmans Neurological Surgery, 5th ed. Ed: Winn HR: WB Saunders: Philadelphia, vol. 4, pp. 4123-4130, 2004.

Petit JH, Biller, BM, Coen JJ, Swearingen B, Ancukiewicz M, Bussiere M, Chapman P, Klibanski A, Loeffler JS: Proton stereotactic radiosurgery in management of persistent acromegaly. Endocr Pract 13:726-34, 2007.

Chen, CC, Chapman P, Petit J, Loeffler J: Proton radiosurgery in neurosurgery. Neurosurg Focus 23:E5, 2007.

Petit JH, Biller, BM, Yock TI, Swearingen B, Coen JJ, Chapman P, Ancukiewicz M, Bussiere M, Klibanski A, Loeffler JS: Proton Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Persistent ACTH-Producing Adenomas. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:393-9, 2008.

Shih HA, Chapman PH, Loeffler JS: Proton beam radiosurgery: Clinical experience. In: Textbook of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery. Ed: Lozano AM, Gildenberg PL, Tasker RR: Springer: Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 1131-1138, 2009.

Neurosurgical Associates
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117

Phone: 617-726-3887
Phone 2: 617-726-3868

Neurosurgical Associates
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117

Phone: 617-726-3887
Phone 2: 617-726-3868


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