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Eyal C. (Eyal) Attar, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Dr. Attar treats individuals with acute leukemias (AML, ALL), myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), and chronic myeloid leukemia (CML). He is also involved in clinical and laboratory research involving new treatments for these diseases.

  • Phone: 617-724-1124
Department of Medicine


  • Cancer Center
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Leukemia
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
Clinical Interests
Acute myeloid leukemia
Chronic myeloid leukemia
Acute lymphocytic leukemia
Myeloproliferative diseases
Aplastic anemia
Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients

MGH Cancer Center staff visit Kazakhstan

MGH Hotline 12/05/08: A multidisciplinary team from the MGH Cancer Center recently traveled to Kazakhstan’s capitol Astana to work with the city’s Department of Health to improve the oncology services at a local hospital.

A lifesaving gift

MGH Hotline 2.18.11 The meeting of 50-year-old Erin Cortright with 28-year-old Carrie Atkins, surrounded by a team of MGH caregivers from the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, brought tears to many eyes.

A Powerful Partnership

The Mass General Cancer Center teams up with the American Cancer Society to increase education, awareness and funding to fight cancer.

Bone Marrow Transplant Unit
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-724-1124
Fax: 617-643-5843