Cancer Care

Expert Cancer Specialists

When you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, finding the best possible cancer care close to home is important. At MetroWest Medical Center, you’ll have access to experienced cancer specialists, state-of-the-art technology and advanced cancer treatment ​options. We treat a wide array of cancers and provide patients with personalized, compassionate care to meet both physical and emotional needs.

When you visit MetroWest’s Cancer Center, you will work with our multidisciplinary team from a range of subspecialties to determine the best cancer treatment options for you. Our state-of-the-art cancer center is accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer, meaning that we meet the highest standards of care. Through collaborations with the National Cancer Institute and pharmaceutical companies, our patients have access to clinical trials for a variety of cancers.

Our cancer treatment services include inpatient and outpatient radiation, chemotherapy and cancer surgery options. Our radiation oncology physicians ​are from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, meaning you can receive the same level of advanced care right here at MetroWest Medical Center. To read more about common diseases & conditions, tests & treatments, and treatments & procedures.

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Our Cancer Center is focused on providing  compassionate, patient-centered psychosocial support and lifelong follow-up care through survivorship and beyond. We have a navigation program to assist our patients and families throughout treatment.  In addition to coordinating appointments, we can help with many needs that may come up, including explaining treatment and care options, coordinating rides to and from treatment, and assisting with insurance issues. Additionally, our oncology-certified social worker provides psychological counseling and support for our patients and their families.

In an effort to provide our patients the full continuum of care we also offer cancer screenings, classes and support services throughout the year. Our cancer support groups include:

  • Living With Cancer Support Group: Participants include patients caregivers. The group meets every Tuesday from 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. in the Medical Arts Building at MetroWest Medical Center.
  • Breast Cancer Support Group: Participants include women diagnosed with breast cancer, including those newly diagnosed, actively in treatment and those in post treatment. The group meets the 3rd Thursday of every month from 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. ​Please contact us for meeting location information.
  • Look Good...Feel Better®: A free program of the American teaches beauty techniques to cancer patients to help combat the appearance-related side effects of chemotherapy & radiation treatment. Meetings are held every six – eight weeks from 10 a.m.-12 noon in the Medical Arts Building at MetroWest Medical Center, 85 Lincoln Street, Framingham.

For more information and to register for groups, please call (508) 383-8529.

Take the Next Step in Your Journey

At MetroWest Cancer Center, you’ll receive high-quality care, personalized for your needs. To schedule a consultation, call (508) 383-8510. To find a cancer specialist, use our online doctor search.

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