Skip Navigation

Visiting Dana-Farber? See our prescreening and mask requirements.

Clinical Care at Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center in clinical affiliation with South Shore Hospital

  • South Shore clinician with a patient

    Our advanced clinical care includes:

    • Diagnostic imaging services. Imaging services, including CT, MRI and PET/CT, are offered through South Shore Hospital and Harbor Medical Associates.
    • Medical oncology. Dana-Farber's medical oncology suite provides chemotherapy and other infusion treatments. Here, patients also have access to clinical trials exploring new therapies.
    • Radiation therapy. Radiation oncology services are provided by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Radiation therapies offered at the Center include RapidArcTM volumetric modulated radiotherapy, image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT), intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), brachytherapy, stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), and stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) through our new Varian TrueBeam™ linear accelerator.
    • Breast health services. The Breast Care Center, offered by South Shore Hospital in affiliation with Brigham and Women's Hospital, provides advanced diagnosis and treatment for women with benign and malignant breast conditions.
    • Surgical oncology. Our multidisciplinary surgical oncology program - provided by South Shore Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital - offers care from specialists in breast, gastrointestinal, genitourinary, gynecologic, plastic, and thoracic surgery; neurosurgery; and otolaryngology.
    • 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 Cancer Center in clinical affiliation with South Shore Hospital. 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.