• Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center at Milford Regional Medical Center

    Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center at Milford Regional Medical CenterDana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center at Milford Regional Medical Center offers the most innovative and advanced cancer care available in a community setting.

    The Center is a collaboration between New England's top cancer center, one of the nation's best academic medical centers, and a leading community hospital.

    Cancer patients at Milford have the full benefit of advances in cancer care and research from Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center while enjoying the comfort and convenience of staying in their local community during their treatment.

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    Clinical Services for Cancer Patients

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    We offer advanced, patient-centered clinical care under one roof, including:

    • Diagnostic imaging: Imaging services such as CT, PET/CT, MRI, digital mammography, and X-ray help detect cancer and track the effects of treatment. Imaging services are offered through Milford Regional Medical Center.
    • Medical oncology: Dana-Farber's medical oncology suite provides chemotherapy and other infusion treatments. Patients also have access to many clinical trials exploring new therapies.
    • Radiation oncology: Radiation therapies offered at the Center include image-guided radiation therapy, intensity-modulated radiation therapy, and cone beam computed topography. Radiation oncology services are provided by Brigham and Women's Physician Organization. The Center offers seamless access to radiation oncologists at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center in Boston who can provide disease-specific expertise for complicated cases. Radiation oncology at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center at Milford Regional Medical Center is accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
    • Surgical services: The Center offers surgical services for thoracic (such as lung cancer), gastrointestinal (such as colon cancer), and breast cancer.
    • Second opinion clinics: Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center sub-specialists in breast cancer, gastrointestinal cancers, and genitourinary cancers (such as prostate cancer) visit Milford regularly to meet with patients, review diagnoses, and discuss treatment plans. 
    • Genetic counseling: The genetics program offers screening and counseling for women at high risk for breast cancer.
    • Survivorship: Experts work with cancer survivors to develop personalized care plans to help them and their healthcare providers address unique medical and psychosocial needs, identify needed screening tests, and manage potential long-term or late effects of treatment.
    • Clinical trials: Patients have access to clinical trials through Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, a nationally designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, and one of the largest cancer research programs in the nation. Select clinical trials are available at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center at Milford Regional Medical Center. Patients may also be eligible for trials offered at our main campus in Boston. We encourage patients to speak with their health care team about clinical trial opportunities. You can learn more about clinical trials in this video, "Entering a clinical trial: Is it right for you?". 
     

    Support Services for Cancer Patients

    Milford patient and partner in the healing garden 

    Reflecting our commitment to treating the "whole patient," the Center offers a range of support services to cancer patients and their families, including:

    • Nutrition guidance: Balanced nutrition is an important part of cancer treatment and survivorship. Our registered dietitian works with patients to design a healthful diet that can help rebuild the body's cells, improve energy level, and manage the side effects of treatment.
    • Spiritual support: A chaplain is available to offer spiritual counseling and comfort to patients and families.
    • Social support: Our oncology social worker can help patients and families cope with challenging practical and emotional aspects of cancer treatment.
    • Resource library: The resource room offers books, brochures, and internet access to help patients and their families learn more about their illness and treatment.
    • Support groups: The Center offers a range of support and education programs to help patients and families address the challenges of cancer treatment. See the latest schedule or call 508-488-3700 for more information.
     

    Physician Team

    Our team of cancer specialists works closely together to provide seamless care for each patient.

    Medical Oncology

    Michael Constantine, MD, Medical Director
    Mona Kaddis, MD
    Humberto A. Rossi, MD
    Natalie Sinclair, MD
    Naeem Tahir, MD 

    The following medical oncologists from Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center offer monthly second opinion clinics at the Milford Center to discuss diagnoses and treatment plans with patients.

    Breast cancer

    Beth Overmoyer, MD 

    Gastrointestinal cancer

    Jennifer Chan, MD, MPH
    Matthew Kulke, MD
    Jeffrey Meyerhardt, MD, MPH 

    Genitourinary cancer

    Mary-Ellen Taplin, MD 

    Radiation Oncology

    Tatiana Lingos, MD, Network Director
    Peter F. Orio III, DO, Medical Director
    Michael N. Corradetti, MD, PhD
    Monica S. Krishnan, MD
    Stephanie MacAusland, MD
    William D. Powlis, MD
    Ron Y. Shiloh, MD 

    Surgical Oncology

    Ciaran McNamee, MD 

    In addition, Richard Swanson, MD, a surgeon specializing in gastrointestinal cancers, and Neil Horowitz, MD, a gynecologic surgeon at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center in Boston, conduct surgical consults at the Milford Center.

    Refer a Patient

    Our team welcomes the opportunity to partner with community physicians whose patients require cancer care.

    We work collaboratively with referring physicians to develop treatment plans and communicate information about patient status in a detailed and timely manner.

    Referral contact information

    Medical or surgical oncology: 508-488-3700
    Radiation oncology: 508-488-3800 

    Contact Information

    How to contact us

    For appointments: 877-332-4294 

    Department phone numbers

    Medical Oncology: 508-488-3700
    Surgical Oncology: 508-488-3700
    Radiation Oncology: 508-488-3800 

    How to find us

    Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center at Milford Regional Medical Center is located at:

    20 Prospect Street
    Milford, MA 01757

    The Center is located next to the main campus of the Milford Regional Medical Center at the intersection of Routes 140 and 16.

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