Hematology/OncologyYour Health. Your Hospital
Hematology-oncology is the branch of medicine that researches and deals with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of blood diseases and cancers. Diseases that are diagnosed and treated at the hematology-oncology department of Marina del Rey Hospital include: iron deficiency anemia, hemophilia, sickle cell disease, leukemias and lymphomas, etc.
Targeted Treatment for Rapid Results
With the aid of reliable tests and precise examination methods, our oncologists will quickly identify the particularities of your condition
We know that everyone’s needs are unique, especially when it comes to such a complex disease as cancer. We prioritize your wellbeing.
Hematology-Oncology Conditions Treated at Marina del Rey Hospital
Oncologists at Cedars Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital treat cancers such as colon, breast, prostate and lung cancer on a daily basis, but their knowledge and extensive experience are not limited to these types of tumors. Knowledge and experience further combined with advanced medical technology allows for the diagnosis and treatment of every type of cancer. Hematologists at our hospital deal with malignant and non-malignant blood conditions, but also provide blood-forming stem cell and bone marrow transplantation from autologous and allogeneic sources.
Conditions treated at Marina del Rey Hospital include:
More than one of these conditions is included in the list of leading causes of death in the US.
Gynecologic oncology is a specialized field that focuses on the detection and treatment of the reproductive system cancers, including ovarian cancer, uterine cancer, vaginal cancer, cervical and vulvar cancer. Doctors specialized in this field offer an integrated approach to the diagnosis and treatment of women’s cancers and complex gynecological diseases.
Hematology and Oncology Treatments at Our Hospital
Treatment of oncology and hematology conditions often involves a multidisciplinary approach, which is the reason why designing the best and most efficient treatment plan is almost in every case the result of teamwork. Our medical experts have extensive experience that includes training in chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, surgery, radiation therapy, and side effects management. Treatment options available at Marina Del Rey Hospital include:
Cancer research and treatment have reached a whole new level since the possibility of identifying tumor markers, the likelihood of cancer recurrence and the likelihood of response to particular drugs. These are all valuable tools that help our medical experts respond to the individual challenges that have to be met in the case of each and every patient.
Hematology and Oncology Tests & Diagnosis
At Marina del Rey Hospital we make use of all advanced diagnostic tools so that we can diagnose and treat the widest spectrum possible of cancers and blood diseases. Thorough physical examination and the study of medical history is followed by one or more of the following tests:
After an initial provision of medical advice, our team of medical experts at Cedars Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital plans and performs meticulous treatment options, with the aim to restore the best possible quality of life for each of our patients.
We Play an Active Role in Our Community
Through general lectures and events for patients and residents, seminars for therapists, and meetings with doctors and staff. Register for a seminar or join us for a special event at Marina Del Rey Hospital.