Dr. Robert J Soiffer MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Robert Soiffer is a medical oncologist 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 New York University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Soiffer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 78 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital and one of 100 at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983–1986

Dana - Farber Cancer Institute
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1986–1989

New York University School of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

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

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Most Compassionate Doctor, American Registry

Publications & Presentations

Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of soluble tumor necrosis factor receptor: enbrel (etanercept) for the treatment of idiopathic pneumonia syndrome after allogeneic stem cell transplantation: blood and marrow transplant clinical trials ne
Yanik, G. A.,Horowitz, M. M.,Weisdorf, D. J.,Logan, B. R.,Ho, V. T.,Soiffer, R. J.,Carter, S. L.,Wu, J.,Wingard, J. R.,Difronzo, N. L.,Ferrara, J. L.,Giralt, S.,Madtes, D. K.,Drexler, R.,White, E. S.,Cooke, K. R.

Donor Chimerism Early after Reduced-Intensity Conditioning Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Predicts Relapse and Survival.
Koreth, J.,Kim, H. T.,Nikiforow, S.,Milford, E. L.,Armand, P.,Cutler, C.,Glotzbecker, B.,Ho, V. T.,Antin, J. H.,Soiffer, R. J.,Ritz, J.,Alyea, E. P.

Increased T follicular helper cells and germinal center B cells are required for chronic GVHD (cGVHD) and bronchiolitis obliterans.
Flynn, R.,Du, J.,Veenstra, R. G.,Reichenbach, D. K.,Panoskaltsis-Mortari, A.,Taylor, P. A.,Freeman, G. J.,Serody, J. S.,Murphy, W. J.,Munn, D. H.,Sarantopoulos, S.,Luznik, L.,Maillard, I.,Koreth, J.,Cutler, C.,Soiffer, R. J.,Antin, J. H.,Ritz, J.,Dubovsky, J. A.,Byrd, J. C.,Macdonald, K. P.,Hill, G. R.,Blazar, B. R.

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Insurances Accepted

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

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