Dana-Farber/New Hampshire Oncology-Hematology provides world-class cancer care in Londonderry, NH. The center makes it possible to offer the expertise and experience of Dana-Farber, New England's leading cancer center, while enabling patients to enjoy the comfort and convenience of staying close to home.
Expert medical oncologists, supported by Dana-Farber's vast clinical resources, offer patients the latest and most advanced treatments in cancer care, including access to Dana-Farber's innovative clinical trials. In addition, a range of clinical and support services is available to patients and their families, reflecting Dana-Farber's commitment to treating the "whole patient."
If you have questions, please see the contact information below.
Patients have access to a range of clinical and support services at Dana-Farber/New Hampshire Oncology-Hematology, including:
Medical oncology: Medical oncology care and outpatient infusion are provided by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Infusion services include chemotherapy, as well as additional medications and treatments (such as hydration). Patients can receive their infusion in private or semi-private "bays," depending on their preference on a particular day.
Genetic counseling: The genetic counseling program can help guide a personalized approach to treatment and identify a patient's risk of developing other cancers. Our team can also help individuals with a family history of cancer assess their cancer risk.
Survivorship: At the Adult Survivorship Program at DF/NHOH, experts work with survivors to develop a personalized care plan. This plan helps survivors and their healthcare providers address their unique medical and psychosocial needs, identify needed screening tests, and manage potential long-term or late effects of treatment.
Dana-Farber also offers a number of online resources to help you address the range of issues you may face after treatment, including the changes in the body after cancer treatment: emotional and physical symptom management; legal rights concerning health care and employment; finding support groups; maintaining, repairing, or enhancing personal relationships, and pursuing appropriate follow-up care.
Second opinion clinics: Dana-Farber specialists in breast cancer and lymphoma offer monthly second opinion clinics in Londonderry for patients seeking additional discussion of their diagnosis or treatment plan. Second opinion clinics with specialists in gastrointestinal cancer are planned for the future.
Clinical trials: Patients may have a chance to participate in a clinical trial, which is a research study that may test the safety and effectiveness of new therapies, look at new ways to give treatment, see how lifestyle changes can help cancer patients, or explore methods to keep cancer from recurring.
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.
You can learn more about clinical trials in this video, "Entering a clinical trial: Is it right for you?". To learn about clinical trials available at our Londonderry Center, contact Kristie Weeks, RN, at 603-552-9100.
Nutrition counseling: 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 a body's cells and energy level, and manage the side effects of treatment.
Resource Area: The Resource Area offers a variety of materials on cancer topics, including free informational brochures and books you can borrow.
Social work: Our oncology social worker can help patients and families cope with the emotional aspects of cancer treatment as well as practical issues. We can help identify community resources such as support groups, transportation and financial assistance programs, and disability benefits.
Financial services: Our financial counselor helps explain billing policies, determine eligibility for insurance of financial assistance, and contact insurance carriers and other providers on your behalf.
Spiritual care: Spirituality or faith may be a source of strength or comfort while undergoing treatment. A designated chaplain serves as part of your care team and is available to offer support and guidance during cancer treatment.
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 patients' status.
To refer a patient to Dana-Farber/New Hampshire Oncology-Hematology, call 603-552-9100.
DF/NHOH also offers monthly second opinion clinics, at which Dana-Farber specialists are in Londonderry to consult with patients about their diagnosis and treatment plans in a convenient, local setting.
Current second opinion clinics include the Lymphoma Clinic with Arnold Freedman, MD and David Fisher, MD and the Breast Cancer Clinic with Jennifer Ligibel, MD and Wendy Chen, MD, MPH.
Preparing for your first visit This document outlines who you need to contact and what information you should plan to bring to your first appointment.
We also request that you bring a completed Patient History Form to your first appointment. Please print this form, complete as much of it as you can, and bring it to your first appointment.
Dana-Farber/New Hampshire Oncology-Hematology accepts all major insurances. Please contact our Financial Counselor at 603-552-9106 to discuss any questions you may have about insurance coverage.
Medication safety Patient safety is important to everyone at Dana-Farber/New Hampshire Oncology-Hematology. Please use this document to review important points you should know about medication safety before, during, and after treatment.
Notice to Medicare beneficiaries This document explains your co-insurance obligations when you receive medical care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute at Londonderry.
Directions Map, driving directions, and parking information for DF/NHOH.
Medical Education: University of Cincinnati College of MedicineInternship: The New York HospitalResidency: The New York HospitalFellowship: The New York Hospital, Cornell Medical CenterBoard Certification: Hematology, Oncology
Medical Education: New York Medical CollegeInternship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical CenterResidency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical CenterFellowship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical CenterBoard Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology
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Please call 603-552-9134 to register, as space may be limited. All programs are free, include light refreshments, and are intended for those 18 years and older. During stormy winter weather, call 603-552-9134 for updates and cancellation information.
Print the support programs schedule
A support group for people living with cancer, including families and caregivers. Come talk with others who are faced with the same challenges. Please feel free to attend any or all of these sessions. With Joyce Austin, MSW, LICSW and Jo-Ann Sullivan, RN, OCN, Elliot Radiation Program.
What's weight got to do with it? Learn how our body weight impacts cancer and the risk of recurrence. We'll also provide strategies and tips to help you achieve and maintain a healthy weight for cancer prevention. Light lunch will be served.With Michelle Horan, RD, LD
Mike Bonacorsi, Certified Financial Planner, will present an overview of how a cancer diagnosis may impact your finances and ways to address it. Question-and-answer time available.
Confused by "ObamaCare?" Wondering if it impacts someone with a cancer diagnosis? Come join us as we listen to a Live CancerCare Telephone Workshop about the next phase of the Affordable Care Act. We will have time at the end for questions and discussion.Facilitator: Joyce Austin, LICSW
An American Cancer Society program for women. Come have fun while you learn beauty tips to help you look and feel better while undergoing cancer treatment.
Food is an important part of the holidays. Come learn how to enjoy special foods while keeping a balanced and healthy diet. Light lunch will be served.With Michelle Horan, RD, LD
Presented in cooperation with Elliot Regional Cancer Center and YogaCaps, Inc. Open to those with a current or past cancer diagnosis. Beginners or people experienced in yoga are welcome. Caregivers may also come. Held at Elliot Regional Cancer Center, 40 Buttrick Road, Londonderry, NH. Call 603-670-0302 to register.
An ancient, energy-based approach to wellness using the body's own healing resources. Excellent for stress reduction and relaxation. Call 603-552-9119 for an appointment.
To discuss transferring your care, contact our New Patient Coordinator at 603-552-9100. You will be asked to give some preliminary information over the phone. The New Patient Coordinator will then walk you through the process of obtaining your records and sending them to our office, and will schedule your first appointment.
As a Dana-Farber patient, you have access to Dana-Farber's medical oncology services, clinical trials, genetic screening and counseling, social work, nutrition, a resource room, and a survivorship program. Lab, imaging, urgent care, and other services are provided within the same building by Elliot Health System (see the Services section on this page).
If you need to be admitted for in-patient care, you may select the hospital of your choice. In addition to local options, you will have access to Dana-Farber's in-patient services in Boston. You, in consultation with your physician, can make the choice that best suits your needs.
Please call us at 603-552-9100.
Dana-Farber/New Hampshire Oncology-Hematology opened December 8, 2008. The unit is located on the Elliot Medical Center's Londonderry campus at 40 Buttrick Rd, Londonderry, NH.
Dr. Briccetti completed his internship and residency at The New York Hospital, and a Fellowship in hematology and oncology at The New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center.
Dr. Selleck earned her medical degree at New York Medical College. She completed her fellowship training, internship, and residency at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center.
Dr. Walsh is the Medical Director at DF/NHOH and is a graduate of the State University of New York at the Upstate Medical University. She completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology and her residency in internal medicine at the University of Rochester.
NHOH physicians Dr. Fred Briccetti, Dr. Meredith Selleck, and Dr. Jeanna Walsh from NHOH practices joined the Dana-Farber medical staff and provide services in Londonderry.
They will work with the other members of your care team - surgeons, radiation oncologists, and primary care physicians - to ensure other aspects of your care are unaffected.
While providing care in Londonderry, they will also continue to see patients at their practices in the Southern and Central New Hampshire region, including Concord, Hooksett, Laconia, and Exeter. A list of each physician's practice locations can be provided upon request.
No. When you are seen at the Dana-Farber unit in Londonderry (or at any other Dana-Farber facility), you are a Dana-Farber patient. If you see these physicians (or any other NHOH physician) at one of NHOH's independent practice locations, you would be an NHOH patient. Similarly, if you were to be admitted to a hospital and receive in-patient physician care from one of the NHOH physicians, you would be an NHOH patient at that time (as well as a patient of the particular hospital).
40 Buttrick Rd., Suite BLondonderry, NH 03053
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Take Route 93 South to Exit 4. At the end of the exit ramp, turn right. Travel about 2 miles and turn right onto Mammoth Road, Route 128. Follow directions below.
Take Route 93 North into New Hampshire to Exit 4. At the end of the exit ramp, turn left. Travel about 2 miles and turn right onto Mammoth Road, Route 128. Follow directions below.
Take Route 102 West going over Route 93. Travel about two miles and turn right onto Mammoth Road, Route 128. Follow directions below.
Take Route 102 East and turn left onto Mammoth Road, Route 128. Follow directions below.
Travel one-tenth of a mile and turn right onto Buttrick Road. Our office is located in Elliot Medical Center at Londonderry, immediately on the left. The entrance is on the right side of the front of the building.
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