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Dr. Philip Wayne Kantoff MD is a male Internist, has 31 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, and Hematology & Oncology.
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Dr. Philip Kantoff has 2 office locations.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Ave
Boston, MA 02215

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(9)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Philip Kantoff is Good. Dr. Kantoff has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Philip Kantoff, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology.

  • He has special expertise in 20 areas:
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Breast Cancer
  • Castration (Orchiectomy)
  • Germ Cell Cancer (Germ Cell and Embryonal Neoplasm)
  • Germinoma
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Hormone-Dependent Cancer
  • Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Local Neoplasm Recurrence
  • Lymphatic Metastasis
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Prostate Surgery (Prostatectomy)
  • Testicular Cancer (Seminoma)
  • Testis Cancer (Testicular Neoplasm)
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer (Transitional Cell Carcinoma)
  • Urogenital Cancer (Genitourinary)

Education & Awards

Dr. Kantoff graduated from Brown University, Providence. He has 8 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Adjuvant Chemotherapy
Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
Hormone-Dependent Neoplasms
Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
Prostatectomy
Testis Cancer (Testicular Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Kantoff has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Kantoff accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts - 2 plans
  • Tufts Health Plans - 7 plans
  • United Healthcare - 14 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Network Health - 2 plans
  • Humana - 7 plans
  • Cigna - 14 plans
  • Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP) - 1 plan

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Where does Dr. Philip W. Kantoff practice?
Dr. Philip Kantoff practices Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, and Hematology & Oncology near Boston, MA.
See Boston Internists and Boston Oncologists.