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Oncology Specialist (cancer)
25 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Penson is Excellent. Dr. Penson has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Abdominal Cavity Cancer (Peritoneal Neoplasm)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Female Genital Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Local Neoplasm Recurrence
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer (Small Cell Carcinoma)
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Education & Awards

Dr. Penson graduated from St. Bartholomew's Hospital Medical College, London, England. He has 6 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Ovarian Cancer (Ovarian Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Penson has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Mass General Hospital 


  • French
  • Creole

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard T Penson MD is a male Oncologist , has 25 years of experience and practices in Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Richard T. Penson practice?
Dr. Richard Penson has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Penson practices Medical Oncology near Boston, MA.
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