Fighting cancer is our number one priority.
Our full spectrum of oncology care includes cancer prevention, cancer detection, cancer diagnosis, medical and surgical cancer treatment, minimally-invasive cancer surgery, cancer clinical trials and research, cancer rehabilitation, and continuing education and support for cancer survivors. That’s why more than 7,000 patients this year will seek cancer care at Providence Saint John’s Health Center and John Wayne Cancer Clinic.
Nationally-recognized cancer care
Our patients have access to nationally-recognized programs and the most current technologies available for treating cancer, including advanced equipment and one of the largest and most qualified medical, surgical, pathology, and radiation oncology staffs in Southern California.
Clinical trials and new treatments for cancer
Additionally, depending upon the type of cancer, our patients have access to translational medicine, where findings from cancer research performed at our very own John Wayne Cancer Institute become a part of the care. We are the home to several medical breakthroughs in cancer.
Patient-centered cancer care
As a patient of Providence Saint John’s you have a dedicated and compassionate team of caregivers who understand that treating cancer involves a number of options. Our tumor board consists of a multi-disciplinary team of physicians and medical specialists who assemble to review new cancer diagnoses and collaborate to ensure the most effective treatment options are reviewed and incorporated into a personal care plan. Your cancer, your health, and your wishes determine your treatment plan.
Providence Saint John’s Health Center treats patients with many forms of cancer.
In particular we provide care for:
Physician researchers dedicated to finding the cure
At Providence Saint John’s your medical team includes surgeons who are faculty or adjunct faculty with the John Wayne Cancer Institute, a world renowned cancer research center located at Providence Saint John’s Health Center. The commitment from these exceptionally talented physicians, who are dedicated to understanding and curing cancer, is reflected in the compassionate and personalized care they provide every patient.