Urologic Oncology Program
At Providence Saint John’s Health Center, pioneers in the treatment of bladder, kidney, testicular and prostate cancer are available to give you the personalized care required to meet your unique needs. You will find comfort in knowing that our team will focus on a cure while minimizing pain, discomfort and complications. We specialize in minimally invasive treatment that uses robotics and other leading-edge technology.
A World Leader in Cancer Care
At Providence Saint John’s, our physicians use the da Vinci Si and Xi robots for the surgical treatment of urologic cancers. We have leaders in this field with expertise in laparoscopic and robotic-assisted bladder, kidney, testicular and prostate cancer. Our team includes a world-renowned surgeon who pioneered robotic-assisted surgery for prostate cancer. We approach urologic cancer care with a personal commitment to each patient and a passion for constant innovation for the best possible outcome.
Urologic Cancer Research
Under the leadership of Timothy G. Wilson, M.D., professor and chair of urology at the John Wayne Cancer Institute, we conduct extensive research on bladder, kidney, testicular and prostate cancer. Our goal is to find better treatments and possibly cures for urologic cancers, which strike close to half a million people annually.
Learn about our current clinical trials and upcoming studies.
A team approach for better outcomes
The urologic cancer team at Providence Saint John’s includes specialists in surgery, medical oncology, radiation therapy, pathology and other disciplines. Our team will prepare a personalized care plan for you and address all of your questions and concerns.
We work together on your diagnosis and treatment because we believe that having representatives of many different disciplines ensures that all possible approaches to your treatment will be considered. It is our goal to provide you with seamless care. We are with you every step of the way through diagnosis, treatment and recovery.
In this video series, Dr. Wilson answers questions about Prostate Cancer, available treatments and steps for prevention.
In this video series, Dr. Linehan answers questions about Kidney Cancer, available treatments and steps for prevention.
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