Mission Hope Cancer Center is the first integrated oncology facility on the Central Coast and is designed to enhance patient comfort, convenience, safety and service. This state-of-the-art, 44,000-square-foot facility unites Santa Maria oncology treatment, imaging, research, education and outreach services – offering cancer patients and their families all-needed oncology services at one location. Mission Hope Cancer Center features expert physicians and health care professionals from the nation’s top medical schools and medical centers. In addition, Mission Hope Cancer Center also offers advanced technology and treatment options previously only offered at major teaching centers.
Mission Hope Cancer Center is an affiliate of the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center which is internationally-renowned for innovative cancer care, treatment and research. As a UCLA affiliate, Mission Hope Cancer Center promotes and facilitates participation in a multitude of clinical trials and has the highest percentage of patients on clinical trials than any other UCLA satellite site in the nation. Through the UCLA Clinical Research Network, clinical trial offerings are administered by Central Coast Medical Oncology physician and health care specialists collaborating with UCLA research nurses and coordinators – allowing patients to receive the latest treatment offerings all while remaining close to home.
Mission Hope Cancer Center is Home to:
- Medical Oncology
- Radiation Oncology
- Marian Cancer Care
- Marian PET/CT Center
- Marian Breast Imaging Center
- Marian Lab Services
- Physician and Surgeon Specialists
- Radiology Specialists
- UCLA Clinical Research Network Satellite Office
For questions about services provided within Mission Hope Cancer Center, please call (805) 219-HOPE (4673).
The artwork featured within Mission Hope Cancer Center is by well-known surf and beach scene photographer, Chris Burkard
. Burkard donated more than 100 pieces of artwork to add to the facility’s healing environment. Below are just a few samples of his talent. See more of his amazing work here.