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City of Hope is a national leader in cancer care, known for its exceptional treatment outcomes and leading-edge research and innovation. As a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center, we’ve received national recognition for nearly 15 consecutive years as one of the best cancer hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Our survival rates for breast, colorectal, lung, prostate and myeloma outcomes surpass SEER National data at all stages.
City of Hope patients benefit from our extraordinary capabilities and leading-edge technological advances. These advances range from the application of robotics to remove disease to the use of innovative methods to deliver chemotherapy to treat tumors that would otherwise be unreachable; the use of genetically re-engineered cells to target and attack a patient’s cancer cells; and the use of advanced imaging techniques to deliver more precise radiation therapy. Whether receiving care at our state-of-the-art center in Los Angeles, California, or at one of our national clinical network locations, patients have seamless access to a broad suite of cancer-related health services. The multidisciplinary teams that lead each City of Hope patient’s cancer treatment work collaboratively to deliver complex, specialized care that results in optimal patient outcomes.
City of Hope is also a leader in research and innovation, which continually enhances our ability to provide novel and differentiated approaches to cancer care. With our world-class scientists, clinical staff and manufacturing specialists working side-by-side, advances in treatment can travel from laboratory to patient with lifesaving speed. Our patients can access more than 500 clinical trials investigating potentially groundbreaking treatments.
A world leader in stem cell transplantation, City of Hope has performed over 17,000 bone marrow transplants (BMT) to date with exceptional survival rates.* We perform more BMTs than any other hospital in the region and are among the top three hospitals in the nation in terms of total transplants performed. We are also home to one of the most comprehensive cellular immunotherapy programs globally, having treated nearly 800 patients with immune effector cells, including CAR T cell therapy.
With our unique combination of leading scientists, clinicians and specialists working under one roof, City of Hope is positioned to provide personalized, world-class treatment to patients at all stages of cancer. At City of Hope, saving lives is our top priority.
*According to Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research
|Short Description||City of Hope is a national leader in cancer care, known for its exceptional treatment outcomes and leading-edge research and innovation. Thanks to the expertise and dedication of our physicians, scientists and staff, we can treat rare and complex cancers that others cannot.|