"Since the first day at Loma Linda, I felt I was in a special and caring environment. The people there were very supportive all the time. When I walk in there, I can breathe deeply. I trust the doctors. I’m very grateful for Loma Linda."
We are the leader in complex, multidisciplinary cancer care in the region. Our cancer programs bring together state-of-the-art diagnostic tools, a team of physicians and support services in one location so you can receive timely, efficient and high quality care.
Why Choose Loma Linda University
As the only comprehensive cancer center in the region, we provide our patients with a variety of treatment options. From cutting-edge clinical trials to the latest medical and surgical oncology treatments to support services, choosing us means you have access to:
- Expert panel review of every case with customized treatment plans
- Patient navigators to guide you through every step of your cancer journey
- Over 75 clinical trials offering new treatment options
- Support and cancer survivorship services to help you thrive beyond cancer
- In 2021, U.S. News & World Report named us high performing in cancer care, recognizing our care as significantly better than the national average
Our Breast Health Center offers prevention, diagnosis, treatment and survivorship programs — making us the most complete breast cancer program in the region. Our Women’s Imaging Center is dedicated to the early detection of breast cancer, and we also provide genetic counseling and testing.
Our care team is nationally recognized for treating colorectal cancer. We not only provide advanced treatment options like HIPEC, but also make your quality of life our priority. You get the most effective care with the fewest side effects possible.
Our patients have access to screenings, diet and prevention research, molecular testing, and minimally invasive surgery options. We are the only cancer treatment center in the region that performs Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC).
Our skilled physicians provide individualized treatment plans for all forms of gynecologic cancer. We are the only cancer treatment center in the region that performs Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC). Our specialized surgeons also provide chemotherapy oversight.
Head and Neck
We offer minimally invasive surgery options and sub-specialized surgeons who deal mostly with cancers of the head and neck.
We provide care for many forms of blood cancer. We treat lymphoma, leukemia and Hodgkin lymphoma and also offer adult bone marrow transplant.
Lung and Esophageal Cancer
The sooner lung cancer is detected, the best chance you have to live a cancer free life. That is why we are committed to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of thoracic cancer. We provide molecular testing, low dose CT screening, and interventional pulmonology.
Our options for neurological cancer include radiosurgery using proton therapy—making us the only hospital in the west to provide this treatment. Our Tom & Vi Rehabilitation Pavilion, a 24-bed home-like facility, is available to patients for recovery.
We have a dedicated unit in our Children’s Hospital where your child can receive specialized cancer care. Our support services have been specially designed to help children and families battling cancer. We offer specialty treatments, including:
- Bone marrow transplant
- Proton therapy
- Clinical trials
- Pediatric leukemia study
Prostate and Genitourinary Cancer
We offer you more options for prostate cancer treatment than any other facility in the west. Our prostate and genitourinary center has the most experience with primary diagnosis and recurrence in the region.
We offer you several kinds of treatment for skin cancer, including:
- Laser therapy
- Radiation therapy
- Photodynamic therapy
- Targeted therapy
Soft Tissue and Skeletal Cancer
Our dedicated team of physicians and clinicians specialize in complex limb-sparing surgeries. They work together to offer you the best cancer treatment in the Inland Empire.