Patient Resources

Although we treat nearly 500 patients a day across all of our locations, our patients are never a number. All of our physicians, nurses, radiation therapists and front desk staff take pride in knowing their patients and families.
Patient and wife with the radiation oncology bell.
Patient and wife with the radiation oncology bell.
The bell ceremony symbolizes the end of radiation treatment for a patient.

What to Expect

Learn about the radiation treatment process, and what to expect during each visit.

Virtual Guides

Browse our online educational guides to visualize various steps throughout the radiation oncology process.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to frequently asked questions about radiation treatment.

Patient Education

Find various patient education resources to help answer your questions.

Helpful Resources

Proton Therapy

Learn about proton therapy at Mass General.

Guide to Radiation Oncology (pdf)

This pdf describes what you can expect before and during your radiation treatments.

Supportive Care

We offer a variety of support services & programs to help you and your family throughout your cancer experience.

Patient Gateway

Enroll or sign in to Patient Gateway.

Insurance Guidelines

View the Department of Radiation Oncology's insurance guidelines.

Directions & Maps

Find directions to your appointment, maps and more.

Reduced Rate Multi-Visit Parking Program

Download this pdf to learn about our Reduced Rate Multi-Visit Parking Program.


Free shuttle service is available for patients and visitors of Mass General Hospital.


Mass General is committed to making our facilities and medical services accessible, creating a welcoming environment for all.

International Patient Center

The International Patient Center is a full-service office that helps patients and their families navigate care and logistics.

Contact the Department of Radiation Oncology

Contact us to make an appointment or to learn more about our programs.