UCLA Health offers the best cancer care throughout all of Southern California. With ongoing research and technology, UCLA Health strives to deliver the best cancer care to our patients as well as support for their families.
UCLA offers its patients the most advanced forms of cancer care available, with access to a full range of support services. Our teams of multidisciplinary specialists work together to help patients and their families confront both the immediate and long-term effects of cancer. Patients benefit from a full range of care and support services from doctors, clinics, centers and hospitals with more than 40 scientific and medical disciplines.
UCLA’s Hematology/Oncology community practices are part of UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center and offer you the best of science combined with the most effective patient-centered care. We believe that comprehensive cancer care treats the whole person, not just the disease. To optimize wellness, we provide information, guidance and support to address all the concerns of patients and their families. As an added convenience, our community offices offer medical oncology services conveniently located near your work or home.
UCLA Health has an international reputation for developing new cancer therapies and providing the best in innovative and traditional treatments. Successful targeted therapies such as Herceptin (tastuzumab) for breast and gastric cancers, Gleevec (imatinib mesylate) and Sprycel (dasatinib) for leukemia, were developed based on research performed in UCLA laboratories and clinical trials with UCLA patients.
To request a referral or for additional information about our cancer specialists call the UCLA Cancer Hotline at 888-ONC-UCLA (888-662-8252) Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm or UCLA Physician Referral at 1-800-UCLA-MD1 (800-825-2631).
If you are looking for a Primary Care Physician, please call the physician referral team for assistance or visit our Primary Care Offices page to find an office near you.