Dr. Karen Marcus, MD

Dr. Karen Marcus, MD

Radiation Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Karen Marcus, MD is a radiation oncology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in radiation oncology and pediatric hematology & oncology.Read her story

300 Longwood Ave

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 355-7226

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Top Care Areas

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Secondary Malignancies
normal
more than 65% of peers
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
normal
more than 48% of peers
Brain Cancer
normal
more than 39% of peers

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Dr. Marcus' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Marcus "Dr. Karen Marcus is Chief of the Division of Radiation Oncology at Boston Children's Hospital. She specializes in Brain Tumors, Bone Tumors, Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation, Late Effects of Treatment in Children, Neuroblastoma, Radiation Oncology, Sarcoma, and Hodgkin Disease. Dr. Marcus received her medical education from University of Maryland School of Medicine and completed her training at National Cancer Institute, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and Harvard Joint Center for Radiation Therapy."

2  Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

28  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

4  Procedures

  • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
  • Radiation Oncology Procedures
  • Sarcoma Removals
  • Stem Cell Transplant

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Joint Center Rad Therapy Harvard
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • National Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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