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Oncology Specialist (cancer)
17 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Harold Burstein is Excellent. Dr. Burstein has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Harold Burstein, MD, PHD is board certified in Medical Oncology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Segmental Mastectomy

Education & Awards

Dr. Burstein graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 6 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Adjuvant Chemotherapy
Breast Cancer (Breast Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)


Dr. Burstein has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Harold John Burstein MD and PHD is a male Oncologist , has 17 years of experience and practices in Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Harold J. Burstein practice?
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Dr. Harold Burstein practices Medical Oncology near Boston, MA.
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