The Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank offers leading edge, patient-centered treatment, equipped with the latest technology focusing on a variety of cancer conditions.
Our full spectrum of oncology care includes prevention, detection, diagnosis, medical and surgical treatment, rehabilitation, and support services. The Center's Radiation-Oncology Department, is equipped with the latest equipment for simulation, brachytherapy, image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT), intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) and other treatments. Additionally, the Philips "Ambient Experience" lighting system allows patients to choose the temperature, color; sound and video in their treatment room, helping them relax during treatment.
The Integrative Medicine Program offers integrative therapies including yoga, meditation, herbal medications and other complementary treatments proven to be effective in helping cancer patients when used in conjunction with conventional treatments including chemotherapy, radiation and surgery.
Our infusion area, conveniently located within the center, provides a comfortable, soothing environment where the patients are able to watch movies during treatment, if they choose, or request that a volunteer sit with them and keep them company.
The Center also provides a formalized Survivorship Program designed to meet the needs of cancer patients and their families at various points in the cancer experience including before, during and after treatment.