Become/refer a patient


Become a Patient

Cancer care at UCLA is provided by UCLA Health. For more than 60 years, UCLA Health has provided the best in health care and the latest in medical technology to the people of Los Angeles and throughout the world.

UCLA Health is among the most comprehensive and advanced health care systems in the world. UCLA physicians are world leaders in the diagnosis and treatment of complex illnesses, and UCLA hospitals are consistently ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

Make an appointment

Please call the UCLA Cancer Hotline at 888-ONC-UCLA (888-662-8252) Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.

For more information about insurance, billing, patient forms, map and directions, and more, please visit the UCLA Health website.

Cancer care locations

Comprised of Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center Santa Monica, Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA and UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital, UCLA Health is among the most comprehensive and advanced healthcare systems in the world.

UCLA also offers cancer care in many locations in Los Angeles and Southern California, including clinics and hospitals providing both inpatient and outpatient services. Visit our cancer care locations page for contact information and links to our locations.

To refer a patient

If you are a health care professional and would like to refer a patient to the UCLA Health, please call our Physician Referral Service at 1-800-UCLA-MD1 (800-825-2631).

You can also visit the UCLA Health website for more information.

Clinical trials

Clinical trials are a vital step in discovering new treatments for cancer. UCLA doctors conduct clinical research to find new therapies for all forms of the disease, and geneticists also work with precision medicine, which uses your DNA to help pinpoint the best treatment for you. By participating in a clinical trial, you will have access to the most innovative care.

To search for clinical trials at UCLA, please visit UCLA Health's online clinical trial search tool. You can also call the Clinical Trials Hotline at (855-731-6040).

Cancer care information by type

For more information about cancer care at UCLA by cancer type, please visit our cancer care by type section.

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