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To make an appointment today, call 626-218-9500 or fill out our request an appointment form.

City of Hope | Pasadena
630 S. Raymond Ave., Suite 220
Pasadena, CA 91105
 
 
World-class Cancer Care Has Never Been More Convenient
 
At City of Hope, we believe in providing patients with the very best in cancer care and understand the importance of making our services available to those in need. City of Hope has several community practices located throughout the Southland, collaborating with local physicians to provide the best in cancer care at sites conveniently located to you. City of Hope’s renowned physicians and researchers utilize the latest in technology and innovation to treat cancer, coupled with our enduring belief in providing unparalleled compassionate care. City of Hope has provided unmatched cancer care for patients for more than a century and has been recognized as one of the best hospitals in America for cancer now for more than a decade by US News & World Report.
 
City of Hope | Pasadena provides Pasadena and its surrounding communities with oncologic care including the following specialties and services:
 
Specialties
 
  • Urology/Urologic Oncology
 
Services
 
  • Prostate biopsies
  • Vasectomies
  • Cystoscopy
  • Biopsy
  • Urodynamic studies
  • Robotic-assisted surgery
 
Events/Seminars
 
In addition, City of Hope l Pasadena provides community education, and Continuing Medical Education for physicians.
 
Medical Insurance
 
City of Hope Medical Foundation contracts for physician services rendered at City of Hope and in our community practice sites. Please note that although we strive to keep this information current, it is subject to change without notice. For questions related to your specific coverage at this site, please contact your insurance provider directly. You can find that phone number on your insurance card or in your benefits book.
 
   
If you wish to receive treatment at a City of Hope location or with a City of Hope physician but we do not currently contract with your insurance plan, contact your insurance company and ask about obtaining authorization to receive treatment here. Every medical situation - and every insurance plan - is different, and there is no guarantee that coverage can be secured. But it is reasonable to make this request, and to ask your insurance company to review the matter with City of Hope Medical Foundation directly. Learn more about medical insurance and financing.
 
If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with cancer or would like a second opinion, contact City of Hope | Pasadena at 626-218-9500. 
 
 
 

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City of Hope Pasadena


To make an appointment today, call 626-218-9500 or fill out our request an appointment form.

City of Hope | Pasadena
630 S. Raymond Ave., Suite 220
Pasadena, CA 91105
 
 
World-class Cancer Care Has Never Been More Convenient
 
At City of Hope, we believe in providing patients with the very best in cancer care and understand the importance of making our services available to those in need. City of Hope has several community practices located throughout the Southland, collaborating with local physicians to provide the best in cancer care at sites conveniently located to you. City of Hope’s renowned physicians and researchers utilize the latest in technology and innovation to treat cancer, coupled with our enduring belief in providing unparalleled compassionate care. City of Hope has provided unmatched cancer care for patients for more than a century and has been recognized as one of the best hospitals in America for cancer now for more than a decade by US News & World Report.
 
City of Hope | Pasadena provides Pasadena and its surrounding communities with oncologic care including the following specialties and services:
 
Specialties
 
  • Urology/Urologic Oncology
 
Services
 
  • Prostate biopsies
  • Vasectomies
  • Cystoscopy
  • Biopsy
  • Urodynamic studies
  • Robotic-assisted surgery
 
Events/Seminars
 
In addition, City of Hope l Pasadena provides community education, and Continuing Medical Education for physicians.
 
Medical Insurance
 
City of Hope Medical Foundation contracts for physician services rendered at City of Hope and in our community practice sites. Please note that although we strive to keep this information current, it is subject to change without notice. For questions related to your specific coverage at this site, please contact your insurance provider directly. You can find that phone number on your insurance card or in your benefits book.
 
   
If you wish to receive treatment at a City of Hope location or with a City of Hope physician but we do not currently contract with your insurance plan, contact your insurance company and ask about obtaining authorization to receive treatment here. Every medical situation - and every insurance plan - is different, and there is no guarantee that coverage can be secured. But it is reasonable to make this request, and to ask your insurance company to review the matter with City of Hope Medical Foundation directly. Learn more about medical insurance and financing.
 
If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with cancer or would like a second opinion, contact City of Hope | Pasadena at 626-218-9500. 
 
 
 

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Top-level Cancer Treatment Closer to You
Vijay Trisal, M.D., associate professor in the Division of Surgical Oncology and medical director of City of Hope’s community practices, explains the importance of bringing top-level cancer treatment to local communities in and around the greater Los Angeles area. Watch »
With Cancer, Expertise Matters

 
Cancer patients need to have confidence in their treatment plans by exploring all possible options. Often that means they should get a second opinion. For these four patients, getting a second opinion from experts at City of Hope was life-saving.
As a patient you’ll receive the most innovative treatments from doctors at the top of their field. In fact, U.S. News & World Report ranked us as one of the nation’s Best Hospitals in cancer for over a decade, with superior survival rates cited as a major ranking factor.


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  • It was 2009 when a City of Hope patient in her 40s learned that the cancer she had been fighting for several years had metastasized to her lungs. Her medical team ran genetic tests on the tumor, but none of the drug therapies available at the time targeted the known mutations in the tumor cells. […]
  • Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is characterized by a rapidly-developing cancer in the myeloid line of blood cells, which is responsible for producing red blood cells, platelets and several types of white blood cells called granulocytes. Because AML grows rapidly, it can quickly crowd out normal blood cells, leadi...
  • Rachel Divine is a yoga therapist and patient leader for the Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center. She’s also a former City of Hope patient. When someone you know has cancer, even the word “cancer” can make you feel nervous, sleepless, depressed or more. But, as a yoga teacher for 15 ...
  •   Diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when she was 9 years old, Gina Marchini accepted the fact that she would need insulin the rest of her life. Every day, she injected herself with the lifesaving hormone. She also carefully controlled her diet and monitored the rise and fall of her blood glucose with military...
  • The defeat of cancer will require a team effort. Nowhere is this more necessary (or apparent) than in efforts to combat two of the most deadly forms of the disease  – pancreatic cancer and triple-negative breast cancer. It’s the approach City of Hope is taking with its newly launched multidisciplinary teams, br...
  • It’s a reasonable question: Why is the National Cancer Institute funding a study on preventing heart failure? The answer is reasonable as well: Rates of heart failure are drastically high among childhood cancer survivors — 15 times higher than among people the same age who were never treated for cancer. T...
  • Many teenagers take a break from academics during the summer, but not the eight high school students enrolled in the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) Creativity Awards program at City of Hope. They took the opportunity to obtain as much hands-on research experience as possible, learning fro...
  • About one in eight women will develop breast cancer at some point in her life. In fact, breast cancer is the most common cancer in American women, behind skin cancer. Although women can’t change some risk factors, such as genetics and the natural aging process, there are certain things they can do to lower thei...
  • As genetic testing becomes more sophisticated, doctors and their patients are finding that such tests can lead to the discovery of previously unknown cancer risks. In his practice at City of Hope, Thomas Slavin, M.D., an assistant clinical professor in the Division of Clinical Cancer Genetics, sees the full spe...
  • And the winners are … everyone in the San Gabriel Valley. The recipients of City of Hope’s first-ever Healthy Living grants have been announced, and the future is looking healthier already. In selecting San Gabriel Valley organizations to receive the grants, City of Hope’s Community Benefits Advisory Council ch...
  • Barry Leshowitz is a former City of Hope patient and a family advisor for the Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center. It’s been almost seven years since I checked into a local hospital in Phoenix for a hip replacement, only to be informed by the surgeon that he had canceled the surgery....
  • When it comes to science, the best graduate schools don’t just train scientists, they prepare their students for a lifetime of learning, accomplishment and positive impact on society. At City of Hope, the Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences goes one step further – by preparing students to...
  • Cancer affects not just the cancer patient, but everyone around him or her, even after treatment is complete. The challenges can include the fear of cancer recurrence, coping with cancer’s economic impact and the struggle to achieve work-life balance post-treatment. Family members and loved ones of cancer patie...
  •   Bladder cancer facts: Bladder cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the bladder. 2015 estimates: 74,000 new cases of bladder cancer diagnosed 16,000 deaths from bladder cancer (about 11,510 in men and 4,490 in women) Risk factors for bladder cancer: Smoking: Smokers...
  • Women with ovarian cancer have questions about the most promising treatment options, revolutionary research avenues, survivorship and, of course, the potential impact on their personal lives. Now, together in one place, are experts who can provide answers. On Saturday, Sept. 12, the 2015 Ovarian Cancer Survivor...