Prostate cancer advances help extend a patient's life

September 11, 2018 | Dory Benford

Johnny Lopez's research into the latest prostate cancer treatments, clinical trials, experimental therapies — anything to avoid chemotherapy, and a recommendation from a friend also battling prostate cancer, led him to Tanya Dorff, M.D., and City of Hope.

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Bringing leading-edge radiation oncology to the community

October 15, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

Ari Katerelos, M.D., worked as a nurse and a soldier before pursuing his medical degree and specializing in radiation oncology, drawn to the leading-edge technology and treatments being developed in the field. He's now a radiation oncologist at our San Bernardino location.

Cardiotoxicity and Breast Cancer

October 5, 2018 | Alison Shore

As a competitive open-water swimmer, Nancy Clifton-Hawkins has always welcomed a challenge. She just never envisioned it coming in the form of cardiotoxicity related to her breast cancer treatment.

Radiation in Riverside: Susanna Gordon, M.D., wants to find ‘the truth in physics’

September 28, 2018 | Robert Young

Susanna Gordon, M.D.,has an eclectic array of interests, but her life's main mission is healing patients as a radiation oncologist at City of Hope’s Riverside Radiation Oncology location, part of a recently expanded network serving the Southern California area.

Throat cancer survivor offers advice and inspiration to patients undergoing radiation

September 14, 2018 | Saundra Young

City of Hope throat cancer survivor Gerald Edick offers advice on how to get through cancer treatment.

What I wish I knew: Advice for newly diagnosed patients from cancer survivors

August 27, 2018 | Molly Peck

On the City of Hope Facebook page, we asked cancer survivors for advice that they would give newly diagnosed patients. Here is a summary of their best responses.

Pregnant with Cancer: One Patient’s Remarkable Journey

August 15, 2018 | Alison Shore

City of Hope's I. Benjamin Paz, M.D., recognizes the unique dilemma of cancer during pregnancy because mapping the treatment course must consider two lives.

'The power to change a person’s life for the better': Meet James Shen, M.D.

August 6, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

James Shen, M.D., a medical oncologist at City of Hope's South Pasadena and Arcadia locations, is happy to be back home, serving the area where he grew up.

New museum open for City of Hope patients, family and friends

July 25, 2018 | Zen Vuong

City of Hope recently opened an interactive museum for patients and their loved ones to visit, learn and reflect on more than a century of the cancer and diabetes research.

Summer Is the Time to Give Blood

July 15, 2018 | City of Hope

Summer is a notoriously difficult time for blood and platelet collections, but the need for blood and platelets never takes a holiday. Don't forget to donate today.

I. Benjamin Paz, M.D: Compassion and Commitment at Home and Abroad

June 18, 2018 | Abe Rosenberg

For several years now, City of Hope's I. Benjamin Paz, M.D., has taken his “down” time in the African nation of Tanzania, helping the Alliance for Global Clinical Training to grow the country's high-quality health care system.