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Life changing care for a life changing disease

We understand the medical and emotional challenges that a cancer diagnosis brings. From an initial diagnosis or second opinion, to treatment, to wellness and survivorship, to our doctors and teams, we will be there for you at every step.

A collaborative and integrated approach to care 

We make certain you have the best care and people by your side, our doctors, excellent communication, a personalized plan, and connection to renowned resources and specialists. At Optum, you’ll find:

  • Dedicated team of surgeons, radiologists, pathologists, and nurses
  • Facilitated medical communication and coordination through Optum’s electronic records system
  • Partnerships with Massachusetts General Hospital (Mass General), Northwell Health and more
  • Access to clinical trials through Mass General, the Dana Farber-Partners Cancer Center and other partners
  • Expedient referrals for specialized transplants and procedures though our connections to world class academic medical centers
  • Patient care coordinator program for to support you and handle the logistics of care
  • Support groups that offer one-of-a-kind understanding and support

Conditions and Illnesses

Treatments and services

Testing

We use the most advanced blood and imaging tests (radiology) as well as biopsies to diagnose cancer and monitor the effectiveness of treatment with the highest precision and accuracy.  Our on-site services include:

  • On-site Infusion suites
  • On-site Lab and pathology services
  • On-site Radiology services
  • Plain film x-ray
  • Bone densitometry
  • PE (pulmonary embolism) scans
  • CT (computerized tomography) cans
  • MRI (Magnetic resonance imaging)
  • 3 Tesla MRI
  • 3D mammography
  • Navigational bronchoscopy
  • Endobronchial ultrasound

Surgeries and treatment

We offer advanced minimally invasive procedures as well as a wide range of leading edge therapies. 

  • Robotic assisted surgeries incorporating ERAS (enhanced recovery after surgery) protocols
  • Interventional radiology procedures (sono, CT and MRI guided biopsies)
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hormone therapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Targeted therapy

Additionally, we provide patients access to the latest advances in cancer prevention, detection, diagnosis, and treatment through clinical trials.

Medical care and help

When you come to Optum, we’ll treat you with every resource we have, and more. From personalized, integrative care to a strong network of academic centers and hospitals, we’ll ensure that you have access to the latest and most effective resources, with the support to help you strive for the greatest outcomes.

To find specialists in our Oncology department, visit our providers page.

Contact us if you have any questions.