Long Beach Elm

City of Hope | Long Beach Elm provides Long Beach, California, and nearby communities unparalleled cancer care and innovative treatments close to home.

33.7797212, -118.1883837

1043 Elm Avenue, Suite 104
Long Beach, CA 90813
(562) 590-0345

Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed on federal holidays

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City of Hope cares for patients from prevention through survivorship by pairing our expertise in numerous cancers and conditions with world-class technologies and services.

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.

Is My Insurance Accepted?

View a list of insurance companies that City of Hope currently contracts with for its locations and physicians. Even if your plan is included, check with your insurance company to make sure you are covered. Your insurance company/medical group will tell you if you need any authorizations.

If you wish to receive treatment at City of Hope, but we're not currently contracted with your insurance plan, contact your insurance company and ask about obtaining authorization to receive treatment here.

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When you're treated by an out-of-network provider at an in-network facility, you are protected from balance billing. In these cases, you shouldn't be charged more than your plan's copayments, coinsurance and/or deductible. Learn about your rights and protections against surprise medical bills

Explore City of Hope Long Beach Elm

CITY OF HOPE | LONG BEACH ELM provides the community with unparalleled care and innovative treatments closer to home. As a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center, we are committed to transforming the future of cancer care at each of our clinical network sites throughout Southern California, working with you to successfully navigate and manage the process of prevention, diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. Our facility offers an array of services and treatment rooms for patient comfort and convenience, expanding access to City of Hope’s world-class care.

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Our Physicians
Meet Medical Oncologist Sassan Farjami, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Sassan Farjami, M.D.
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist
Long Beach Elm; Long Beach Worsham

Sassan Farjami, M.D., is a hematologist and medical oncologist at City of Hope's Long Beach Elm and Long Beach Worsham locations. Dr. Farjami is also an associate clinical professor in the Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research.

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André K.D. Liem, MD
André K.D. Liem, M.D.
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist
Long Beach Elm; Long Beach Worsham; Torrance

André K.D. Liem, M.D., is a medical oncologist and hematologist at City of Hope's Long Beach Elm, Long Beach Worsham and Torrance locations. Dr. Liem, M.D., is also an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research.

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Danny Nguyen, MD
Danny Nguyen, M.D.
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist
Huntington Beach; Irvine Sand Canyon; Long Beach Elm

Danny Nguyen, M.D., is a medical oncologist and hematologist at City of Hope's Huntington Beach and Irvine Sand Canyon locations. Dr. Nguyen is also an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research.

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Sarmen Sarkissian Video
Sarmen Sarkissian, M.D.
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist
Long Beach Elm; Long Beach Worsham

Sarmen Sarkissian, M.D., is a hematologist and medical oncologist at City of Hope's Long Beach Elm and Long Beach Worsham locations.

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George Semeniuk III, M.D.
George Semeniuk III, M.D.
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist
Long Beach Elm; Newport Beach Fashion Island; Newport Beach Lido

George Semeniuk III, M.D., is a hematologist/oncologist specializing in leukemia, lymphoma and hematopoietic cell transplantation.

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N Simon Tchekmedyian, M.D.
N. Simon Tchekmedyian, M.D.
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist
Huntington Beach; Irvine Sand Canyon; Long Beach Elm; Torrance

N. Simon Tchekmedyian, M.D., is a medical oncologist and hematologist at City of Hope's Huntington Beach, Irvine Sand Canyon, Long Beach Elm and Torrance locations. Dr. Tchekmedyian is also a clinical professor in the Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research.

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Lihong Wu, M.D.
Lihong Wu, M.D.
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist
Long Beach Elm; Long Beach Worsham

Lihong Wu, M.D., is a medical oncologist and hematologist at City of Hope's Long Beach Elm and Worsham locations. Dr. Wu has made it her mission to help others triumph over cancer. She prides herself on being there for her patients and finding the best possible treatments for them.

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