nurse-practitionerstafforthopaedicsfemaleyesEnglish/assets/MGH/images/orthopaedics/staff/fiore-anne-portrait-thumbnail.jpg Anne Fiore, DNP, Clinical Director, Orthopaedic Oncology ServiceAnneFioreDNP/sites/MGH/orthopaedics/staff/anne-fiore.pageNurse Practitioner, Doctor of Nursing, Clinical Director for Orthopaedic Oncology ServiceMass General - BostonBenign and malignant (sarcoma) bone and soft tissue tumors;Patient education (encompassing knowledge of the disease, adjuvant treatment, surgery & rehabilitation);Preparation for surgery and its aftermath; impact on quality of life;Pain management;Strategies to help patients cope/adapt to their lives after surgery
Anne's passion through the years has been patient education: preparing patients and their families for surgical management of their tumors. She is the consistent source of psychosocial support for these patients and their families.
Anne obtained her Doctorate in Nursing Practice with a research focus on the impact of complex pelvic and spine tumor surgeries on patients’ daily living and quality of life. Her clinical practice involves a biopsychosocial model of care.