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VA Boston Healthcare System


Specialty Care

About the Program

The Specialty Care Patient Program includes all of the surgical specialties as well as neurology, radiation, oncology, and audiology.

By involving the patient in the decision-making process for select procedures, we make the patient an equal partner in successful outcomes.

Services Offered

The Surgical Service of the VA Boston Healthcare System provides inpatient surgical care at the West Roxbury campus. Ambulatory Surgical care is provided at the Jamaica Plain campus. In addition, some subspecialty surgical clinics are held at Jamaica Plain Lowell, Causeway, Brockton, West Roxbury, and Worcester. Consults for these services can be requested through your VA primary care physician.

The Surgical Service has the following subspecialties available:

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Gynecology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain
  • ENT
  • Urology
  • Orthopedics
  • Optometry
  • Ophthalmology

Our specialty care line includes the following services —

  • neurology
  • radiation
  • oncology
  • audiology
  • medical specialties
    • cardiology
    • pulmonary/critical care
    • gastroenterology
    • rheumatology
    • nephrology
    • endocrine/diabetes
    • infectious diseases
    • dermatology
    • hematology
    • oncology
    • ocular telehealth
    • General Internal Medicine/Ambulatory Diagnostic and Treatment Center