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Cancer Care

Dignity Health is committed to treating the
whole person—mind, body and spirit.


World-Class Oncology in Central California

At Dignity Health Central California, we believe the best way to fight cancer is to offer the best tools, support, information, and treatments possible, along with a philosophy of respect and humankindness. Our oncology teams focus on quality inpatient and outpatient cancer care.

Your Cancer Care Team at Dignity Health Central California

If you need the expertise of an oncologist in Central California, Dignity Health is here to help. Our providers focus on treating all stages of cancer, as well as offering compassionate support for the mind and spirit during diagnosis and treatment. 

Our cancer care teams are made up of oncologists, nurses, physical therapists, dieticians, social workers, chaplains, and other staff. No matter the cancer type or stage, you can be assured that your oncology team will deliver personalized care and support.

If you’d like to visit a cancer center in Central California near you, contact one of our hospitals:

Cancer Screening Services

We offer a wide array of cancer services, including screenings for prevention and early detection. Our cancer screenings include mammograms for breast cancer, colonoscopy for colon and rectal (colorectal) cancer, PSA testing for prostate cancer, and Pap tests and HPV testing for cervical cancer and precancerous changes. Take a free breast cancer risk assessment now.

Advanced Cancer Treatments

Our oncologists and cancer care teams utilize state-of-the-art medical tools and technology to provide the latest treatments all types of cancer, including:

Genitourinary cancer

Find Hope with a Survivorship Program

Our survivorship programs help cancer patients and their families find support for their journey. To learn more about a support program, meet with a skilled provider at Dignity Health Central California.

Our survivorship services include follow-up care, screening tests, medication, nutritional counseling, and spiritual support, as well as physical, occupational, and speech therapy. You with also partner with a social worker that is dedicated to cancer patients and their families.

What to Expect with Personalized Cancer Care

A diagnosis of cancer can be frightening and overwhelming. But rest assured, our providers are here to help you every step of the way. When you come to Dignity Health Central California, we will work with you to create a treatment plan that is tailored to your specific needs and preferences. The goal of cancer care is to provide the best chance of a positive outcome. For personalized care and treatment, Find a Doctor online.

Dignity Health Central California provides advanced oncology services in Bakersfield, Merced, San Andreas, and Stockton, CA.