Skip Navigation

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

Gestational Trophoblastic Disease (GTD) Overview

  • The New England Trophoblastic Disease Center at Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center, affiliated with the Susan F. Smith Center for Women's Cancers, has the greatest experience treating this disease in North America and the largest registry. Our physicians and researchers have been the source of more than 300 original research reports and publications, which continue to help improve prevention, early detection, and treatment of this disease.

    The Center's long history of research and treatment has culminated in the largest gestational trophoblastic cancer registry in the United States, providing new insight into the long-term health and psychosocial effects of treatment, including fertility.

    Exceptional Care for Patients with Gestational Trophoblastic Disease (GTD) – You Have...

    • A team of gynecologic oncology specialists who diagnose and treat dozens of patients with gestational trophoblastic disease each year, and are setting treatment guidelines for other physicians around the world
    • Gynecologic medical oncologists who are constantly evaluating novel, targeted therapies through clinical trials, some of which may not be available elsewhere
    • Our gynecologic pathologists, among the largest group of its kind, who have made many significant discoveries regarding the early development of gynecologic cancers, and in particular the diagnosis of GTD
    • Specialized care for women with sexual health or fertility concerns, and access to a wide array of support services and survivorship care
  • New Patient Appointments

    Make Appointment Online
    Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center logo
    US News adult badge - smaller
  • Gynecologic Oncology Virtual Symposium Series

    The Gynecologic Oncology Virtual Symposium Series is an ongoing series of online educational programs for patients and their loved ones. New sessions will be announced soon.

  • Clinical Trials Questions?



  • More Information

    new patient coordinators

    Becoming a Patient

    As a new Dana-Farber patient, find answers to questions about your first visit: what to bring, how to find us, where to park, and how to prepare.

    cover supportive resources brochure

    Support Services and Amenities

    We offer a wide range of services, from financial planning to creative arts to spiritual counsel, to support our patients through their cancer experiences.

    nutrition foods

    Nutrition Tips

    Our nutrition experts help patients follow a healthy diet during and after cancer treatment. They have special training in oncology and nutrition.