Breast cancer survivor offers wisdom at Faulkner satellite center
Call 877-422-3324 today to make an appointment
Make your appointment or second opinion with Dana-Farber today to meet with an onsite specialist.
Can’t get to Boston? Explore our Online Second Opinion service to get expert advice from Dana-Farber oncologists.
Toll-Free Number866-408-DFCI (3324)
Discover the ways to give and how to get involved to support Dana-Farber.
Poet Richard Fox gains insight – and material – through cancer treatment
A family faces cancer in an unfamiliar city – with help
Choosing mastectomy or not: Studying young women's surgical choices
Jeff's targeted therapy has kept his advanced lung cancer at bay.
In the 2008 U.S.News & World Report hospital survey,
Dana-Farber is again the highest ranked cancer hospital in New England
and fifth in the country. This is the eighth straight year that the
Institute earned top ranking in New England and was among the top five
centers nationally. The rankings will be published in the magazine's
annual America's Best Hospitals guide, which will appear in the July
21/28 issue and will be available on newsstands on July 14.
"Being named as one of the country's leading cancer institutions
speaks to the dedication of our caregivers, scientists, staff, and board
members who work tirelessly to ensure that we provide compassionate
care and conduct innovative research that furthers our understanding of
cancer and leads to new treatments," says Dana-Farber President Edward
J. Benz, Jr., MD. "It also is a tribute to those who have generously
supported our mission and share our vision of one day eradicating
U.S.News & World Report publishes the hospital guide
each year as a reference for patients who are reviewing their medical
care options. RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, compiled
all hospital data and generated the 2008 rankings. A cancer center's
overall score is based equally on professional reputation, mortality
rates, and a grouping of care-related factors such as nursing and
View cancer hospital rankings