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At Dana-Farber, we're committed to providing you with the most advanced, compassionate care and support available.

We accept most insurance plans, and we will do everything we can to make your time at Dana-Farber as comfortable as possible. From appointment scheduling, to extended-stay planning, to support services and more — our focus is on you and your family.

Scheduling an appointment at our Boston (Longwood) campus is simple:

  • For adult patients, please call 877-442-3324. You may schedule your first appointment with one of our medical oncologists for as soon as the next day.
  • For pediatric patients, please call 888-733-4662.
  • To request your appointment online, please complete and submit the form below.

Whether you call or request your appointment online, a New Patient Coordinator will contact you by phone within 24 hours (except for weekends and holidays).

You can also make an appointment at one of our network locations.

If you cannot travel to Greater Boston in person, you can take advantage of our Online Second Opinion program.

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