About Eric Roeland, MD

Eric Roeland, MD is a dual fellowship-trained and board-certified palliative care and medical oncology physician. His palliative care practice includes all cancer patients while his oncology clinical practice focuses on the care of patients with GI cancers, specifically esophageal, gastroesophageal, and gastric cancers.

Dr. Roeland’s career focuses on improving the quality of life for symptomatic cancer patients by identifying, validating, and expanding pharmacologic interventions to minimize suffering. He serves as the American Society of Clinical Oncology Co-Chair for the Supportive Care and Cachexia/Nutrition Guidelines Committees. He is committed to improving the quality of life of cancer patients, minimizing toxicity, and improving our ability to treat cancer.

Clinical Interests:




Mass General Hospital Cancer Center
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-724-4000

MGH Waltham Cancer Center
52 Second Ave
Suite 1110
Waltham, MA 02451
Phone: 781-487-6100

Medical Education

  • MD, University of Colorado Health Science Center
  • Residency, UC San Diego Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Institute of Palliative Medicine at San Diego Hospice
  • Fellowship, UC San Diego School of Medicine

American Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Accepted Insurance Plans

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