Please note that as of Jan. 31, 2014, Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital will close. Patients receiving medical oncology or infusional services at the Faulkner location will transition to Dana-Farber's Yawkey Center for Cancer Care, in the Longwood Medical Area beginning Feb. 3. Our staff is working with each patient to guide the transition and make sure there is no interruption in care.
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Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center (DF/BWCC) provides the latest and most innovative treatment to adults challenged with cancer. Our world-renowned specialists provide comprehensive and personalized care for each patient and support for their families. Together with our extensive research team, they are committed to conquering cancer by developing new ways to prevent, screen for and treat the disease.
DF/BWCC at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital is a satellite center where patients have the full benefit of advances in cancer care and research from DF/BWCC while enjoying the comfort and convenience of staying in their local community.
Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital website
DF/BWCC at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital (DF/BWCC at BWFH) offers outpatient oncology service to patients with breast, gastrointestinal, hematologic and thoracic cancer. Additional services provided at this location include psychosocial support, nutrition guidance, as well as the opportunity to participate in Dana-Farber's innovative clinical trials in a community setting.
For patients with skin cancer, the Mohs Clinic at DF/BWCC at BWFH performs Mohs micrographic surgery, a highly-specialized technique for removing skin cancers that offers patients an excellent chance for a cure.
Patients who require surgery or inpatient care for their cancer treatment may go to either BWFH or Brigham and Women's Hospital, depending on their needs and preference. Patients who require radiation therapy will receive their radiation treatment at our Longwood campus.
Reflecting our commitment to treating the whole patient, DF/BWCC at BWFH offers a range of support services to patients and families, including:
Patients are cared for by a team of oncology specialists with expertise in breast, gastrointestinal and thoracic cancers, and hematologic malignancies. Your care team may include medical oncologists, surgeons, and highly trained oncology nurses.
Thomas A. Abrams, MDJennifer Chan, MD, MPHPeter C. Enzinger, MDDavid C. Fisher, MDRachel A. Freedman, MD, MPHJ. Paul Marcoux, II, MDErica L. Mayer, MD, MPHDaniel Morganstern, MDLeroy M. Parker, MDMichael S. Rabin, MDKathryn J. Ruddy, MD, MPHRochelle G. Scheib, MDGeoffrey K. Sherwood, MD, Medical Director
Fremonta Meyer, MD
Katharine Carter, MDYolonda L. Colson, MD, PhD
Map and Directions to Brigham and Women's Faulkner HospitalShuttle schedule from Brigham and Women's Hospital
Storrow Drive West to Kenmore Square/Fenway Route 1 South exit. Bear left. Follow signs for Fenway 1 South. Bear right onto Boylston Street, following signs for Boylston Street Outbound/Riverway 1. Continue on Boylston for 0.4 miles at which point it turns into Brookline Avenue. Stay on Brookline Avenue for 1/2 mile. Take left onto the Riverway/Jamaicaway.
Follow Riverway/Jamaicaway for 2.2 miles through first rotary (Jamaica Pond on right) to second rotary, following signs for South Dedham/Providence. At second rotary bear right onto Centre Street (do not take sharp right), still following signs for South Dedham/Providence. Faulkner Hospital is located 0.7 miles on right at 1153 Centre Street. Take a right after the hospital onto Allandale Road, and a right onto hospital grounds.
Take Route 93 South or Route 1 South to Storrow Drive West. Follow directions above for travel from downtown Boston.
Take Route 9 East to exit marked West Roxbury/Hyde Park, across from Chestnut Hill Mall. Bear right onto Hammond Pond Parkway. Follow for 0.9 miles to rotary. Take third street at rotary (Newton Street). Follow for 0.4 miles to STOP sign. Bear left, still on Newton Street, and follow for 0.4 miles to gas station. Take right around station. Take first left onto Allandale Road. Faulkner Hospital is 1.1 miles on left.
Drive East on Mass Turnpike to Route 128 South. Follow 128 to Route 9 East. Follow directions from Framingham/Natick.
Take Route 128 North to exit 15 A/Route 1 North. Follow through Dedham for 3.2 miles. At this point Route 1 is also known as VFW Parkway. Follow 2.8 miles to rotary. Go halfway around rotary (second right), staying on VFW Parkway. Go 0.6 miles to traffic light. Take left at light onto Centre Street. At second light, 0.3 miles, turn left onto Allandale Road. Turn right onto hospital grounds.
Turn left out of the Dana-Farber parking garage onto Jimmy Fund Way. At the light, turn left on Brookline Avenue and follow for about 1/2 mile. Turn left onto the Riverway. Follow the Riverway (which becomes the Jamaicaway) for 2.2 miles through first rotary. Pass Jamaica Pond on your right, and look for a second rotary, following signs for South Dedham/Providence. At the second rotary, bear right onto Centre Street (do not take sharp right), still following signs for South Dedham/Providence. Faulkner Hospital is located 0.7 miles on the right, at 1153 Centre St. Turn right after the hospital onto Allandale Road, and right again onto hospital grounds.
From hospital grounds, turn left onto Allandale Road. Turn left onto Centre Street and continue for 0.7 miles to first rotary. Take second exit onto Arborway (which becomes the Jamaicaway). Pass Jamaica Pond on your left and look for second rotary. Turn slight left to stay on the Jamaicaway (which becomes the Riverway). Follow the Riverway for 2.2 miles to Brookline Avenue. Turn right on Brookline Avenue and follow for about 1/2 mile. Turn right on Jimmy Fund Way to find the entrance to the Dana-Farber parking garage (on the right).
MBTA Bus #38, Wren Street, stops directly in front of Faulkner Hospital on Centre Street. The Wren Street bus shuttles between the West Roxbury business district and Forest Hills station where it connects with the Orange Line and other bus routes. Buses are scheduled to run every 20 minutes during morning and evening rush hours, and less frequently during midday. For exact times, call the MBTA at 617-222-3200.
Patients and visitors have the option of using the valet parking service or parking on their own in the paid parking lot. Valet parking for patients and visitors is available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the third floor entrance of the hospital. Although the cost of the valet service is free, parking rates still apply. Parking rates are by the hour, with the first 20 minutes free. Maximum rate is $9/day.
DF/BWCC at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital1153 Centre StreetBoston, MA 02130
Email: email@example.comAppointment phone: 877-332-4294Clinic main phone: 617-983-7160
Directions Hotline: 617-983-7567
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