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California Cancer Center

We provide advanced medical care in a compassionate and supportive environment. California Cancer Center offers customized treatments, advanced technology and state-of-the-art equipment to treat nearly every type of cancer. You’ll receive care from a team of world-renowned physicians and expert cancer care professionals. We also participate in groundbreaking clinical studies that continue to achieve major accomplishments in the fight against cancer.

Woman uses radio to give voice to breast cancer fight

It’s a word no one wants to hear, “It’s – cancer.” But in October 2010 that’s exactly what the diagnosis was for 48-year-old Liz Ray, general sales manager for KJewel radio station in Fresno.

Resources

There are many useful resources for cancer patients and their families online. If you are newly diagnosed, or just curious about an existing diagnosis, we encourage you to independently research your specific type of cancer. The more you know about your disease, the better prepared you’ll be to fight it.

If you are interested in learning more about your diagnosis, treatment options and general cancer information click on these web sites:

Clinical Trials

Every day around the world, groundbreaking clinical trials are offering new hope in the fight against cancer. At California Cancer Center, we’re committed to doing whatever it takes to find a cure, that is why we routinely bring national and international clinical cancer trials to Valley patients. We are currently enrolling our patients in clinical trials for lung, breast, colon and brain cancer.

Radiation Oncology

Radiation oncology, also known as radiation therapy or radiotherapy, is a highly effective and safe method of destroying cancer cells through targeted radiation treatment.

Our radiation oncology department at California Cancer Center provides leading-edge cancer therapy and compassionate patient care in close collaboration with pathologists, oncologists, surgeons and other cancer specialists. We use the latest devices and procedures to provide patients with the best possible results.

Medical Oncology

We offer all of your care needs in one convenient, comfortable location. We have a laboratory on-site, as well as a chemotherapy infusion area, complete with televisions and recliners.

Cancer Care

Fighting cancer is a journey that affects not just our bodies; it also challenges the mind and tests our spirits. As a patient at California Cancer Center, the journey through cancer treatment is one you’ll never endure alone. Our care team will be with you and your loved ones every step of the way, providing advanced medical care in a compassionate and supportive environment.

Breast Care

A mammogram is a black and white image of your breast that is used to screen for cancerous or pre-cancerous tumors. Regularly scheduled mammograms, along with monthly self breast exams, are one of the best ways to detect the signs of early breast cancer. Breast cancer treated in its early stages means a better chance of recovery.