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Lori J. Wirth, MD


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Centers & Specialties

Cancer Center

Medical Education
  • MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residency, New York Presbyterian Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Medical Oncology
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - ACD
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - PBO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • BMC HealthNet Mass Health MCO/ACO
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - other
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • Maine Community Health Options (MCHO)
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • OSW - Connecticut
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

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Lori Wirth, MD is an Associate Professor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and joined Massachusetts General Hospital in 2008 to become the Medical Director of the Center for Head and Neck Cancers.

Dr. Wirth attended Brown University as an undergraduate, then obtained her MD from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where she had the distinction of being nominated to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Wirth was a fellow in Hematology/Oncology at Harvard's Dana-Farber/Partners CancerCare Fellowship Program. Dr. Wirth was on staff in Head and Neck Oncology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston.

Dr. Wirth is a leading authority in head and neck oncology, with special expertise in combined modality therapy for cancers of the head and neck, and new treatments for advanced thyroid cancers. She sits on national and international committees that guide cancer treatment and research efforts.


55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-724-4000
Fax: 617-726-0453
The Center for Cancer Care at Exeter Hospital
5 Alumni Drive
Exeter, NH 03833-2128
Phone: 603-580-7336
Fax: 603-580-6747
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114 - 3002
Phone: 617-573-4226
Fax: 617-573-4131

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