Explore the Mass General Cancer Center at Waltham

Overview

At this convenient location we offer fully integrated oncology care under one roof, with medical oncology, surgical oncology and radiation oncology consult services. The oncology team also includes on-site genetic counselors, nutritionists, and social workers. In addition, with the Mass General Cancer Center being a leader in targeted therapies, patients have access to clinical trial consults and referrals.

This center offers a coordinated team approach tailored to the individual needs of each patient, and patients can expect the same seamless coordination of care that they would receive in Boston. We coordinate our patients' care through specialized clinical centers and programs, ensuring that every patient benefits from a team of specialists who focus on their particular type of cancer.

Our patients can also benefit from all of the services located at Mass General Waltham, including:

  • Oncology pharmacy
  • Fully integrated laboratory
  • Nutritionists
  • Social workers
  • Genetic counselors
  • Access to imaging services (CT, 2D and 3D mammography, breast ultrasound, MRI, pediatric imaging, x-rays, ultrasound, nuclear medicine)
  • On-site cafe
  • Free parking

Directions

The Mass General Cancer Center in Waltham is located at the Mass General Waltham facility, at 52 Second Avenue, Suite 1110.

Via Mass Pike West (From Boston)
Take Exit 15 and follow instructions below for Route 95/128 Northbound.

Via Mass Pike East (From Framingham/Natick)
Take Exit 14 and follow instructions below for Route 95/128 Northbound.

Via Route 95/128 Northbound

  • Take Exit 27B (Exit 27A–B – Totten Pond Road/3rd Avenue).
  • Follow signs for Exit 27B, going underneath the bridge and exiting right to follow Winter Street/Totten Pond Road.
  • Bear right off the exit, then right over the highway.
  • Proceed straight through the first lights, and left through the second set of lights. (The Embassy Suites should now be on your right.)
  • Stay in the right lane and follow signs that state: Second Ave/Bear Hill Rd.
  • Turn right and then turn left into the BLUE parking garage, 52 Second Avenue.

Via Route 95/128 Southbound

  • Take Exit 27B (Winter St. Waltham) and bear right off the exit.
  • Proceed straight through the first lights and left through the second set. (Embassy Suites should now be on your right.)
  • Stay in the right lane and follow the signs: Second Ave / Bear Hill Rd.
  • Turn right and then turn left into the BLUE parking garage, 52 Second Avenue.

Via Route 93 North or South

  • Take the Route 95/128 south exit and take Exit 27B - Winter St.

Parking
The Mass General Cancer Center in Waltham at Mass General Waltham offer ample, free parking, including dedicated Cancer Center parking spots.

 

Video Tour

Take a tour of the Mass General Cancer Center at Mass General Waltham.



Patient Resources

Patient Flyer (pdf)

Patient Flyer (pdf)

Download the Mass General Cancer Center at Mass General Waltham flyer.

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials

View open clinical trials at the Mass General Cancer Center.

Supportive Care

Supportive Care

We offer a variety of education and support resources to help you and your family.


Events

Couples Living with Advanced Cancer Support Group (Waltham)

This group is for couples living with advanced cancer who seek encouragement and comfort from others who share a common experience. Preference will be given to Mass General Cancer Center patients but others are welcome to inquire.

Contact: Nova Hodge, Oncology Social Worker, (781) 487-6251.

Mind Body Program for Cancer Survivors

The Mass General Cancer Center is pleased to offer the Benson-Henry Institute for Mindy Body Medicine's highly regarded SMART-3RP training at its Boston, Danvers and Waltham locations. This program is designed to assist patients who have completed cancer treatment by providing critical tools to help them cope with the experience of their diagnosis and treatment as well as adjust to life after treatment. Learn more about the program here.

Tuesdays at Mass General Waltham, 10 AM - 11:30 AM, with April Hirschberg, MD.

To register, please email mghsurvivorship@partners.org.

Volunteer

Volunteering at the Mass General Cancer Center in Waltham is a rewarding experience. As a supplemental resource for patients and families, volunteers who work the Cancer Center provide more than just their time and energy – it’s also to offer support, courage, solace and joy to our patients. You may help patients navigate the Waltham facility, or help them to their car. You may offer patients snacks, or simply talk to patients and their loved ones to see if they need anything during the visit.

Our volunteers come from a variety of backgrounds and contribute their special talents for many different reasons. Some are students fulfilling service requirements, while others are adults wishing to give back to their community. Whatever your reason is, we’d encourage you to apply to be a volunteer at the Cancer Center in Waltham! To learn more about becoming a volunteer and to apply, visit the Mass General Volunteer website.