WMMH

Cancer Care

Overview

Full Range of Treatment Options

When detected early, cancer can often be completely curable. At White Memorial Medical Center, our team is dedicated to helping you every step of the way, from screenings to diagnosis, treatment and recovery. Our mission is to provide comprehensive cancer care for our community, combining sophisticated technology with a warm, caring touch.

We offer a full range of diagnostic and treatment options for all types and stages of cancer, including surgery, gynecological oncology, chemotherapy and radiation therapy.

The Cecilia Gonzalez De La Hoya Cancer Center, named after the mother of boxing sensation Oscar De La Hoya, features state-of-the-art equipment that provides advanced prostate, breast and other cancer treatment. It houses an image-guided linear accelerator, among the most powerful and advanced cancer treatment options available in the country.

Fully Accredited
Our cancer program is fully accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.

Caring Staff
Our warm, caring staff understands the needs of you and your family.

Multidisciplinary Team
You benefit from the expertise of our multidisciplinary team of physicians and care providers, who consult on every patient's care.

Clinical Research
Participation in many clinical research treatment protocols is available on-site.

Education and Outreach Programs
You can take part in our education and outreach programs:

  • A Breast Cancer Early Detection program for those with no health plan coverage
  • Ongoing free and low-cost community screenings and education programs
  • Bilingual programs
  • Breast self-exam instruction
  • Our free Latina Breast Cancer Support Group, conducted in Spanish

Rehabilitation Services
We also provide rehabilitation services and a hospice program.

Free Transportation
We offer free transportation within a five-mile radius.

Most Health Plans Accepted
We accept most health plans, including Medi-Cal.

At White Memorial Medical Center, we provide the quality health care for you and your family. We invite you to visit us for more information about our services. Please call us at (323) 260-5825.

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