The Dignity Health Cancer Institute of Greater Sacramento is your gateway to world-class cancer care. We have the largest team of Nurse Navigators in the region to ensure you can take charge of your health.
Dignity Health offers cancer treatment services at all of our Greater Sacramento-area hospitals, as well as our comprehensive, outpatient cancer treatment centers.
The diagnosis, treatment and support of patients with different types of cancer involve many crucial steps. We treat many types of cancer, from breast cancer, prostate cancer, colon cancer, lung cancer and most others. Learn More
Dignity Health's multidisciplinary cancer care approach means we treat the whole person—physical, emotional and spiritual. Our team consists of board-certified medical and radiation oncologists, surgeons and other cancer care specialists, plus a full range of support professionals. Every member of the cancer care team works closely together—consulting and communicating every step of the way—to ensure you and your family receive the best possible care. Learn More
Dignity Health Cancer Institute of Greater Sacramento believes in the benefits of clinical cancer research and its ability to elevate the level of care for all. In addition to giving patients access to the latest treatment options, our physicians develop expertise in decisions and outcome data. A particular technology may eliminate the need for more drastic surgeries, changing the standard of care. This is the value of a comprehensive research program and clinical trials is an important part of the medical services we provide. Learn More
At Dignity Health Cancer Institute of Greater Sacramento, our experts are keenly aware of the many different factors that can increase or decrease your overall risk of cancer. Knowing your risk factors is the first step in cancer prevention. Learn More
Regular cancer screening for early detection is the best treatment, so talk to your doctor about your personal risk factors and which screenings you should have done. Learn More
While we all face some risk for cancer, patients with a family history of cancer may have genes that put them at greater risk. However, genetic testing is a technology that can provide not only peace of mind but also suggest strategies for prevention and early detection. In the case that cancer is already diagnosed or arises later, genetic testing can lead to more effective treatment. Learn More
Nothing turns your life upside down like a cancer diagnosis. You may feel overwhelmed by the journey ahead of you, involving many specialists and procedures. This is where our team of specialized nurse navigators, the most comprehensive in the region, come in. They will guide you through the process and support you every step of the way. Watch this video to meet this amazing team.
Embracing a fusion of western medicine and complementary therapies, Dignity Health Cancer Institute offers an array of classes and support groups for patients and their caregivers. Free yoga, guided imagery, massage, Mercy SOUL dog therapy, music therapy, meditation and gentle exercise classes are available at no cost to our patients. Support groups and connectivity with peer navigators provide patients and caregivers a sense of community, allowing them to share the experience with others who have traveled a similar journey to survivorship. Learn More
A cancer “survivor” is anyone who has been diagnosed with cancer, living with cancer, in remission, or free from cancer. The Supportive Care and Survivorship Program at Dignity Health Cancer Institute of Greater Sacramento provides care to enhance a cancer survivor’s quality of life at all stages of their disease. Learn More