Chase Samsel, MD


Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Office Phone: 617-632-6560
Appointment Phone: 617-632-6080, 617-355-6000
Fax: 617-632-5677
Preferred Contact Method: email


Treatment Centers
Clinical Interests
Complex chronic care, Medical-psychiatric illness, Pediatric palliative psychiatry, Pediatrics and psychiatry interface, Psychodynamic psychotherapy, Psychosomatic medicine, Self-hypnosis


Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA  02215

Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Ave.
Boston, MA  02115


Board Certifications
Adult Psychiatry, 2013
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Pediatrics, 2012
Brown University, Combined Program in Pediatrics/Adult Psychiatry/Child Psychiatry, 2013
Brown University, Combined Program in Pediatrics/Adult Psychiatry/Child Psychiatry
Brown University, Combined Program in Pediatrics/Adult Psychiatry/Child Psychiatry
Medical School
Medical College of Georgia, 2004

Dr. Samsel began training with an interest in holistic and complete care of seriously ill children and their families. Expertise in both physical and psychiatric medicine has enabled him to bridge understudied and underutilized pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions to improve the functioning and symptoms of these patients. 

Appointments & Second Opinions

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Harvard Medical Affiliate

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As a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, our physicians are passing on their expertise to the next generation of pediatric hematologists and oncologists.