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Testicular Cancer

Overview

If you've been diagnosed with testicular cancer and you have questions about your next move, talk to us. Our renowned team of cancer specialists can walk you through the process, address your concerns, and create a personalized treatment plan designed to return you to a healthy, active life.

Request a Consultation

If you have been diagnosed with testicular cancer or are looking for a second opinion consultation about your treatment, request an appointment online or contact us at 800-826-HOPE. Please visit Making Your First Appointment for more information.

 

 

City of Hope brings together treatment and research expertise from multiple disciplines with an unmatched reputation for coordinated, compassionate care. Our urological cancer team has pioneered state-of-the-art regimens and procedures that eradicate cancer while minimizing side effects.

Highlights of our testicular cancer program include:

  • State-of-the-art diagnostic tools
  • Minimally invasive robotic-assisted surgery using the da Vinci Surgical System  
  • Radiation therapy, including TomoTherapy, brachytherapy
  • Pioneering drug research and clinical trials
  • Novel chemotherapy regimens
  • Active Surveillance
  • Fertility preserving therapies
  • Long-term family and survivorship supportive care programs
  • Designated a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute
  • Named by U.S. News & World Report as one of America's top urology and cancer hospitals

NEWS & BREAKTHROUGHS

Testicular Cancer Facts and Information

Testicular cancer is highly curable form of cancer, with survival rates well over 90%, especially if detected and treated early.
 

Every patient is different, with different needs. At City of Hope, we design a testicular cancer treatment plan just for you. Our entire team works together to bring you precise, state-of-the-art surgery, radiation and chemotherapy options that will deliver the best outcome possible. We support you every step of the way, both during treatment and long after, helping you and your loved ones manage your recovery.

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City of Hope’s renowned physicians and researchers utilize the latest in technology and innovation to treat testicular cancer, coupled with our enduring belief in providing unparalleled compassionate care.

Urologic Oncologists

Clayton S. Lau, M.D.

Clinical Specialties

  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urology
Kevin G. Chan, M.D.

Clinical Specialties

  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urology
Laura Crocitto, M.D., M.H.A.

Clinical Specialties

  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urology
Jonathan Lim Yamzon, M.D.

Clinical Specialties

  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urology
Bertram Yuh, M.D., M.S.H.C.P.M., M.I.S.M.

Clinical Specialties

  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urology
Ali Zhumkhawala, M.D.

Clinical Specialties

  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urology

Medical Oncologists

Sumanta Kumar Pal, M.D.

Clinical Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
Cy Aaron Stein, M.D., Ph.D.

Clinical Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
Przemyslaw W. Twardowski, M.D.

Clinical Specialties

  • Medical Oncology

Radiation Oncologist

Savita Dandapani, M.D., Ph.D.

Clinical Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
Sagus Sampath, M.D.

Clinical Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
Jeffrey Y.C. Wong, M.D.

Clinical Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
City of Hope is a recognized leader in testicular cancer research. We are constantly developing new therapies to eradicate your cancer and help you return to an active, healthy life.

We conduct a wide variety of clinical trials, many of them not available to the general public.

Our latest research covers new state-of-the-art robotic surgical techniques, new radiation approaches and innovative chemotherapy and other options.
 
Browse through our clinical trials and research projects.
 

Living with Testicular Cancer

When you come to City of Hope, you automatically gain access to an unparalleled array of support services to help you and your family take each step in your testicular cancer journey. We can help with all of these concerns, and more:

  • Managing side effects

  • Pain management

  • Navigating the health care system

  • Your emotional, social and spiritual health

  • Staying healthy and active

  • Healthy cooking and eating

  • Healing arts

  • Caregiver skills

  • Dealing with family, school or work stress

Explore additional resources at our Living with Cancer or Supportive Care Medicine sites.

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Daniel Samson: Two-time Testicular Cancer Survivor

Daniel Samson's cancer journey began in a rather typical manner. But it didn't stay that way.