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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Cranston, Rhode Island

Cranston, once known as Pawtuxet, is one of the major commercial and industrial cities of Rhode Island today. It is located just south of Providence at the mouth of Narragansett Bay. Cranston is a part of the Providence metropolitan area, it is the third largest city in Rhode Island and has a population of nearly 80,000. Cranston today is a city of contrasts. Although a city since 1910, Cranston does not have an urban center. It is a modernized bayside community, yet boasts a wealth of historical sites and interesting architecture. It is heavily populated in the east, yet it is largely rural in the west. Popular historic sites include the Budlong Pool, one of the largest outdoor swimming pools in the country; Sprague Mansion, built in 1790 and home to a prominent family in Cranston; and Oaklawn Village, one of the country's first residential suburbs. In 2006, Money magazine named Cranston one of the "100 Best Places to Live" in the United States.

Primarily an agricultural community throughout its early history, Cranston was the hub of Rhode Island's greatest nineteenth century industrial empire. Enterprises that thrived during this time included textile manufacturers (The Rhodes brothers of Cranston produced the first woolen broadcloth in the United States), grist mills, fulling mills, screw factories, jewelry business, and aluminum producers. However, the most notable and significant of Cranston's industries was the Cranston Print Works, owned and operated by the prominent Sprague family.

Cranston's significant industrial and manufacturing history have made exposure to asbestos an issue for workers and others. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma in Cranston, you may benefit from contacting Dr. Raphael Bueno. Additionally, an asbestos lawyer may be able to give guidance if you were exposed to asbestos in Cranston, Rhode Island.

Other Asbestos Sites in Cranston, Rhode Island

If you worked at any of these companies and/or job sites in Cranston, Rhode Island, you may have been exposed to harmful asbestos which is known to cause mesothelioma cancer.

  • A & P Bakery
  • AC&S Warehouse
  • ACI - Adult Correctional Institute
  • ACI - Boiler Room
  • ACI - Powerhouse
  • Allard Street Pumping Station
  • Almacs Garden City
  • Alrose Chemical
  • Atlantic Tubing & Rubber Company
  • Bercen Chemical
  • Budlong Rose Company
  • Cardi Corp.
  • Ciba-Geigy Corp
  • Citizen's Savings Bank-Cranston
  • Cranston Armed Forces Reserve
  • Cranston Boy's Cottages
  • Cranston Catholic School
  • Cranston Elderly Housing
  • Cranston Fire Station
  • Cranston High School East
  • Cranston High School West
  • Cranston Highway Center
  • Cranston Housing
  • Cranston Mall
  • Cranston Manor Housing
  • Cranston Park View Jr. H.S.
  • Cranston Police Station
  • Cranston Print Works
  • Cranston School-Gladstone Street
  • Cranston Sewage Plant
  • Cranston Telephone Building
  • Cranston Temple-Oaklawn Ave.
  • Geigy Chemical
  • Geigy Chemical - Building 11
  • Geigy Chemical - Building 12
  • Geigy Chemical - Building 19
  • Geigy Chemical - Building 21
  • Geigy Chemical - Sewage Plant
  • Geigy Chemical - Tank Farm
  • Gladdings Garden City
  • Grinnell Corporation
  • Hamilton Building
  • Housing For The Elderly
  • Howard Insulation
  • Howard Johnson's
  • Ideal Jewelry
  • Industrial Park
  • Inst. Of Mental Health
  • Institute Of Mental Health - Adolf Meyer
  • Institute Of Mental Health - Criminal Insane
  • Institute Of Mental Health - Dix Building
  • Institute Of Mental Health - Geriatric Building
  • Institute Of Mental Health - Howard Laundry
  • Institute Of Mental Health - Juvenile Home
  • Institute Of Mental Health - Pennell Building
  • Institute Of Mental Health - Pipes
  • Institute Of Mental Health - Tunnels
  • International Paper
  • Kaplan's Store
  • Leesona Corp
  • Management Brewery
  • Med Security Prison Vocational School
  • Medical Center Imh
  • Meterceram Corp.
  • Narragansett Brewery
  • Narragansett Brewing Company
  • National Furnace
  • National Guard
  • Osteopath Hospital
  • Pepsi Cola
  • Pocasset Food Sales
  • Rhodus Junior High School
  • Ri Hospital Trust Bank
  • Royal Electric
  • St. Anne's School
  • St. Mathews Church
  • St. Matthew's School
  • St. Paul's Church
  • State Garage
  • Stop & Shop
  • Taco Heaters Co.
  • United Printing
  • Universal Winding Co.
  • Universal Winding Company
  • Western Hill Jr. Hs
  • Ymca
  • Yolden Avenue Pumping Station

Contact a Mesothelioma Doctor near Cranston

If you need help getting an accurate diagnosis or developing a treatment plan, the following mesothelioma doctors and oncologists who practice near Cranston, Rhode Island have the expertise to assist you. More detailed information about each doctor is available by clicking on the appropriate doctor detail link. Details about their background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations and contact information is provided.

Hematology and Oncology Associates of Rhode Island
Cranston, RI 02920
Distance: 0.3 miles

Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
Cranston, RI 02920
Distance: 0.3 miles

Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
Johnston, RI 02919
Distance: 4.8 miles

Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Distance: 5.0 miles

Hassan Ettensohn Medical Specialists, Ltd.
Pawtucket, RI 02860
Distance: 8.1 miles

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA 02215

Distance: 43.7 miles

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA 02215
Distance: 43.7 miles

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA 02215
Distance: 43.7 miles

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA 02115
Distance: 43.7 miles

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA 02115
Distance: 43.7 miles

Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
Pathology Associates
Boston, MA 02114

Distance: 45.7 miles

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Hartford, CT 06105
Distance: 63.7 miles

Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven
New Haven, CT 06511
Distance: 82.0 miles

Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT 06510
Distance: 82.2 miles

Yale Cancer Center
New Haven, CT 06510
Distance: 82.2 miles

Contact a Cancer Center near Cranston, Rhode Island

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers within a 100-mile radius of Cranston, Rhode Island. Click on a specific cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, affiliated mesothelioma doctors and how to contact the cancer center.

The Leonard and Adele R. Decof Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Providence, RI 02906

Distance: 5.9 miles

Boston, MA 02215
Distance: 43.7 miles

International Mesothelioma Program
Boston, MA 02115

Distance: 43.7 miles

Kendall Square
Cambridge, MA 02142

Distance: 45.4 miles

Boston, MA 02114
Distance: 45.7 miles

Thoracic Oncology Program
Hartford, CT 06102

Distance: 63.0 miles

New Haven, CT 06510
Distance: 82.2 miles

New Haven, CT 06520
Distance: 82.2 miles

Cancer Support Services Near Cranston, Rhode Island

While receiving treatment, mesothelioma patients may find a need for temporary lodging, patient transport, physical therapy or counseling. We have compiled a list of these cancer support services near Cranston, Rhode Island for your convenience.

Rhode Island Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Cranston, Rhode Island

If you were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in Cranston, Rhode Island and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you may be entitled to compensation. Don’t lose your right to file a lawsuit to hold those responsible accountable. You must act quickly and file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Rhode Island.

Mesothelioma Law Firms Servicing Cranston, RI

The Deaton Law Firm offers support to those suffering from Mesothelioma and asbestos related diseases. We provide compassionate assistance, guidance and hope to those diagnosed with Mesothelioma. We are dedicated to holding corporate entities accountable to you and your family for their negligent actions.

Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney and Meisenkothen is a national law firm recognized for its representation of over 3,000 hardworking men and women who have been exposed to asbestos and diagnosed with mesothelioma. ELSM's experience in asbestos litigation spans four decades.

Resources for Mesothelioma Patients in Cranston

Asbestos-Related News in Rhode Island

Asbestos Found in Claire’s Stores Makeup for Children

Providence, RI - December 27, 2017

Over the Christmas weekend, Claire’s store chain began pulling makeup marketed at children due to the discovery of asbestos. Read more at Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.

Coventry Building Burns, Causing Asbestos Exposure to Firefighters

Coventry, Rhode Island - August 09, 2016

An industrial building in Coventry burned down last week, causing dozens of firefighters to be exposed to asbestos.

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