City of Hope Women's Center
It’s gorgeous. As a patient it’s so important to feel welcomed into a bright, uplifting space and the new Women’s Center does just that." Maria Flores, City of Hope patient since 2008 and vice chair of the Patient and Family Advisory Council
The Women’s Center serves as a central hub for patients to have access to the full range of health care professionals, including physician specialists (breast and gynecologic cancer surgeons and medical oncologists, plastic surgeons, geneticists and supportive care physicians), nurses, genetic counselors, schedulers, social workers, financial counselors, supportive care staff and other health specialists.
View / download a map of the Women’s Center in the lower level of the Geri & Richard Brawerman Ambulatory Care Center. If you have any questions about the Women’s Center, please contact us at 800-934-5555.
The Women’s Center provides women’s cancers services including:
- Diagnostic visits
- Clinic visits and minor procedures
- Genetic counseling
- Mammography and tomosynthesis imaging
- Ultrasound imaging
- Bone density testing
- Stereotactic breast biopsy
- Follow-up and supportive care
The 16,000-square-foot facility features bright, spacious and welcoming registration and reception areas to enhance comfort for patients and their loved ones.
The new space will also feature a satellite Positive Image CenterSM, which has a wide variety of services and products to address appearance-related concerns specifically for our women’s cancers patients, including:
- Haircuts, head shavings and cancer-specific cosmetology services
- Counseling for image-related concerns before, during and after treatment
- Educational workshops on cosmetic techniques in English, Spanish and Chinese (Look Good…Feel Better)
- Wigs and wig accessories (e.g., shampoo, conditioner, styling products)
- Hats, scarves and other head coverings
- Post-mastectomy prostheses and bra fittings
- Cosmetic, skin and nail care products to address side effects such as loss of eyebrows, skin discoloration, radiation burns and dryness
- Vaginal dryness products