Dr. Robert James Mayer MD Internist

Dr. Robert Mayer is an internist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Boston Children's Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 45 years. Dr. Mayer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 105 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital and one of 579 at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: General Internal Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1969–1971

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Hematology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FASCO), American Society of Clinical Oncologists

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

By the way, doctor. We have screening tests for other cancers. How about pancreatic cancer?
Mayer, R.J.

Systemic treatment of patients who have colorectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease.
Goessling, W., Mayer, R.J.

Anal Carcinoma: Impact of TN Category of Disease on Survival, Disease Relapse, and Colostomy Failure in US Gastrointestinal Intergroup RTOG 98-11 Phase 3 Trial.
Gunderson, L. L.,Moughan, J.,Ajani, J. A.,Pedersen, J. E.,Winter, K. A.,Benson, A. B.,Thomas, C. R.,Mayer, R. J.,Haddock, M. G.,Rich, T. A.,Willett, C. G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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