Dignity Health Cancer Institute of Greater Sacramento
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Cancer threatens some more than others. Take one of our online health assessments to know your risk for breast, lung, or colorectal cancer.
The Dignity Health Cancer Institute of Greater Sacramento is your gateway to world-class cancer care. Our cancer services extend beyond the traditional doctor-patient relationship. They start with a range of screening options for early detection and extend through personalized treatment following a cancer diagnosis—enabling you to take charge of your health.
Cancers We Treat
The diagnosis, treatment and support of patients with different types of cancer involve many crucial steps. Learn More
Find an Outpatient Cancer Treatment Center
Dignity Health offers cancer treatment services at all of our Greater Sacramento-area hospitals, as well as our comprehensive, outpatient cancer treatment centers.
Our Cancer Centers
Fighting cancer is a tough battle, but we have carefully designed our Cancer Centers to simplify and ease the process. Our facilities bring comprehensive treatment to a new level of comfort and personalized care. Learn more about our complementary multidisciplinary approach that play a vital role in treating our patients mind, body and spirit.
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
Supportive Care and Survivorship
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
Advanced Cancer Treatment
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
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
Dignity Health Cancer Institute of Greater Sacramento believes in the benefits of clinical 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 why it is an important part of the medical services we provide. Learn More
Cancer Prevention and Screening
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
Dignity Health’s oncology services brings together a team of health care professionals specially trained in the identification and treatment of cancer to ensure you get the information and care you need every step of the way. Learn More
Dignity Health participates in the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) Commission on Cancer (CoC) review process. Learn More
Our experienced team of specialists ensures you have the best possible care every step of the way. Learn More
Classes and Events
We're committed to treating the whole patient, which means providing nurturing support throughout the entire cancer care process. Learn More
Join a Support Group
A Cancer diagnosis impacts not only the patient but loved ones as well. Families and other interested patients are welcome to utilize these resources. Learn More