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We ask patients to provide their email address when registering at Dana-Farber because we would like to send important information electronically. Email messages from Dana-Farber include:
For adult patients, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute supports the use of Patient Gateway. This is a secure and convenient way to email your clinician or request routine appointments, prescriptions, and referral authorizations.
Learn more and enroll in Patient Gateway.
You can use regular email for occasional routine communication, but this does not provide the same level of security as Patient Gateway.
Patient Gateway offers a secure and convenient way to email your clinician or request routine appointments, prescriptions, and referral authorizations. Here are some of the differences between Patient Gateway and regular email.
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patients who communicate with their doctors through email.
Appointments and Second Opinions
For adults: 877-442-3324For children: 888-733-4662