Dr. Barbara A. Degar, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Hematology & Oncology • Female • Age 50

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Dr. Degar's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115
Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Ave
Boston, MA 02215
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    Dr. Degar's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, 1998
    • Pediatrics, 1995
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    Background Check for Dr. Degar

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Massachusetts.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Complete in 1994

    Fellowship Hospital

    Yale School Med
    Complete in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Degar & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Degar's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Degar has admitting privileges:

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    • Boston Children's Hospital

    • Brigham and Women's Hospital

    • North Shore Childrens Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Degar

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    450 Brookline Ave
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617) 632-3000 (Office)
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