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1000 W. La Veta Ave., 1st Floor , Orange, CA 92868

Thoracic Oncology Program

St. Joseph Hospital Orange

714-734-6261
Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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Thoracic Oncology Program

St. Joseph Hospital Orange

Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

At St. Joseph Hospital we utilize the most recent medical developments and clinical trials to produce the best prognosis and outcomes for our lung cancer patients.

Ranked as one of the nation’s High Performing Hospitals in Lung Cancer Surgery by U.S. News & World Report, St. Joseph Hospital continues to be a leader in lung cancer management, offering an unmatched level of sensitivity, expertise and comprehensive services.

With minimally invasive surgical procedures and diagnostic evaluations, our comprehensive team of thoracic oncology specialists provide treatment for pulmonary issues such as:

  • Lung Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Mesothelioma
  • Chest Wall Pain
  • Mediastinum
  • Carcinoid
  • Thymic Diseases
  • Metastatic Diseases

Our comprehensive team of specialists provides treatments ranging from diagnostics and therapy, to cutting-edge robotic surgeries. By combining innovative technology and personalized care, our Thoracic Oncology Program offers clinical services such as:

  • Screening and Diagnosis
    • Low-dose CT lung screening
    • Sputum Cytology
    • Biopsy
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Transthoracic Needle Aspiration
    • Cervical Mediastinoscopy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopy
  • Surgery
    • Segmental Resection of Lung
    • Lobectomy (single lung lobe removal)
    • Bilobectomy (removal of more than one lobe)
    • Pneumonectomy (removal of entire lung)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
  • Medical Oncology
    • Chemotherapy
    • Non-small cell lung cancer
    • Avastin (targeted therapy)
    • Alimta
    • Tarceva
  • Radiation Oncology
    • Radiotherapy
      • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
      • Small Cell Lung Cancer
    • Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation
    • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy
    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • High Dose Rate Brachytherapy
  • Rehabilitation
    • Patient-specific Programs for Pulmonary Rehabilitation
      • Lib breathing techniques
      • Pain management
      • Posture awareness
      • Blood pressure monitoring
      • Proper body mechanics
      • Aerobic conditioning
  • Community Education Lectures
  • Support Groups
  • Smoking Cessation Classes
  • Clinical Trials
To schedule a low-dose CT lung screening, please call 714-744-8705. If you would like to register for our Smoking Cessation Program, please call 1-866-NEWLUNG (639-5864).