Conveniently located just minutes from the 5 Freeway, City of Hope's Santa Clarita practice puts our cancer patients within easy reach of additional medical, laboratory and diagnostic radiology services.
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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.
We are dedicated to creating a positive and healing environment in our spacious chemotherapy and infusion area. Lit by skylights and painted in soothing earth tones, features such as large and relaxing chairs, warm blankets, a patient nutrition bar stocked with healthy snacks, and free guest Wi-Fi and iPads all contribute to making our patients’ time here for treatment as comfortable as possible.
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.
No Surprise Billing
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.
Pedram Aram, M.D., believes that doctors have the power to change lives. He is committed to making a positive impact on patients' lives by utilizing his expertise in benign/general urology, including treatment of prostate and testicular cancer, kidney cancer and transplant, and robotic-assisted and
Fornati Bedell, M.D., M.H.S., urologic surgeon and assistant clinical professor in the Division of Urology and Urologic Oncology within the Department of Surgery.
Maria de Leon, M.D., is an assistant clinical professor in City of Hope's Division of Gynecologic Oncology, specializing in diagnosis and treatment of cervical, endometrial/uterine and ovarian cancers.
George Hajjar, M.D., FACP is a medical oncologist and regional medical director for San Fernando Valley, Santa Clarita Valley and Ventura County.
Thomas P. Joseph, M.D., is a medical oncologist and assistant clinical professor in the Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research.
Michael Lao, M.D., is an assistant clinical professor practicing urology and urologic oncology at City of Hope in Antelope Valley and Santa Clarita.