June 25, 2019 | City of Hope
City of Hope has accelerated its plans for a $1 billion comprehensive cancer campus in Orange County, bringing highly specialized cancer care, clinical trials, precision medicine and early detection to the nation’s sixth most populous county.
City of Hope lauded for lung, colon cancer surgery
August 12, 2019 | Abe Rosenberg
U.S. News & World Report, which recently named City of Hope the best cancer facility in the West, singled out the colon cancer surgery and lung cancer surgery divisions as “high performing.”
The science of second opinions: Advice from a surgeon
February 13, 2019 | City of Hope
Diagnostic errors are far from uncommon. In fact, one recent study found that they affect about 12 million people, or 1 in 20 patients, in the U.S. each year. Clayton Lau, M.D., explains the difference that second opinions can make in getting proper cancer diagnosis and care.
Thanh Dellinger, M.D.: New Options in the Fight Against Abdominal Cancers
July 5, 2018 | City of Hope
The peritoneum can become the avenue cancer uses to jump from one structure in the belly to another. Tumors in the peritoneum itself can be very difficult to treat, but gynecologic oncologist Thanh Dellinger, M.D., is up to the challenge.
Meet Maria de Leon, M.D.: Bringing Quality Cancer Care to Local Communities
April 13, 2018 | Maxine Nunes
What’s absent from a child’s world often forms their goals and desires as an adult. Surgeon Maria de Leon, M.D., grew up in a small town in the Philippines, and what people there desperately needed was medical care.