Above is a map showing the top five patient-rated oncologists in eastern Massachusetts according to Vitals, an online service that allows patients to rate their doctors.
Click on a point to find the address for the oncologist, their ranking and a link to their profile on Vitals.com.
A red marker represents oncologists ranked #1. (As you scroll, you will see more than one red marker, denoting the the best oncologists in cities across the country.) The oncologists ranked second, third, fourth and fifth by users are marked in blue. When more than one of the top five oncologists are in the same building, they are marked with a white box.
More than 35,000 patients review their doctor on Vitals.com each month.
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