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Richard Rox Anderson, MD


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Practice limited to pediatric patients with skin problems requiring laser treatment



Centers & Specialties

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Clinical Interests
  • Cosmetic dermatology
  • Laser treatments
  • Vascular malformations
  • Skin cancer
  • Dermatology (general)
Medical Education
  • MD, Harvard Medical School
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Dermatology
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Existing Patients
Patient Gateway
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 - 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)
  • 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.

Patient Age Group
Pediatric and Adult
Provider Gender

News & Events

  • MGH physicians treat patients and train doctors in Armenia

    Following their fourth humanitarian mission trip to Yerevan, Armenia last month, Lilit Garibyan, MD, PhD, of the Wellman Center for Photomedicine, and Rox Anderson, MD, director of the Wellman Center, have established two independent medical laser clinics there.

  • The Science of CoolSculpting Developed by Boston Doctor

    WCVB-TV Boston: Video report: The science of CoolSculpting was developed by Mass General doctors. Dr. R. Rox Anderson and Mathew Avram explain the science and who are good candidates for a CoolSculpting treatment.

  • MGH physicians bring needed care to children of Armenia

    In October 2013, Lilit Garibyan, MD, PhD, of the Wellman Center for Photomedicine, and Rox Anderson, MD, director of the Wellman Center, made their first trip to Armenia to create a medical laser center for children to help treat vascular malformations and scars.

  • SAC meeting examines, celebrates thematic research centers

    The 69th meeting of the MGH Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC), on April 6 and 7, focused on the hospital’s five thematic research centers.

  • A concert of hope

    The Vietnam Vascular Anomalies Center (VAC) hosted its sixth annual Classical Benefit Concert on Dec. 5, 2015 at the Goethe Institut in Boston.



Dermatology Laser and Cosmetic Center
50 Staniford St
Suite 250
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-724-6960

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