Marin General Hospital's Cancer Institute gives cancer patients the highest level of personalized, integrative care, close to your home. We provide truly excellent care, in an exceptionally healing environment, from cancer prevention and screening, to diagnosis, treatment and recovery. While our patients benefit from the latest advancements, our holistic approach focuses on the whole person, weaving complementary therapies from our Center for Integrative Health & Wellness (CIHW) into the overall treatment plan, in order to heal the mind, body and soul. Watch
A Leading-Edge Cancer Program
It would be challenging to find anyone whose life has not been touched by cancer, either as a patient, friend, or relative. Millions of people are currently battling the disease or have in the past, and millions of new cases of cancer are diagnosed yearly. Fortunately for our patients, world-class cancer care is available right here at Marin General Hospital – learn more about the awards and accreditations the Institute has received. We offer the advantages of an academic cancer program, delivered in a more intimate, neighborhood setting.
- A Remarkably Collaborative Team of Experts
All of our specialists are board-certified, and many trained at top medical schools including Stanford and UCSF. They have chosen to practice at Marin General Hospital because our small size and patient-centric culture allows them to spend more time with their patients. Because cancer treatment usually involves multiple approaches, our specialists collaborate and coordinate with each other so that our patients have an entire team of experts concentrating on their care.
Our outcomes for breast and prostate cancer consistently
exceed national averages.
- Outstanding Outcomes
By integrating the highest level of care with rehabilitation, supportive care, and holistic complementary services, our Cancer Institute achieves outstanding results. The survival rate for cancer patients treated at our Cancer Institute are excellent and our outcomes for breast and prostate cancers consistently surpass national averages.
We are committed to maintaining a technological edge, with truly state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic tools. Our radiation oncology suite has the latest technologies and we currently have some of the nation’s leading diagnostic equipment, including digital mammography. Computer-assisted diagnosis software is used on all mammograms.
The Center for Integrative Health & Wellness at Marin General hosts, sponsors, and facilitates free support groups in an effort to optimize the health and healing of patients, family members and other caregivers of people with cancer. For details and more information, view a complete list of our cancer support groups.
(Watch as Dr. David Gullion explains the importance of integrative services during recovery from cancer)
The Cancer Institute at Marin General Hospital has received awards and has been recognized for outstanding achievements by the following organizations:
3-Year Accreditation with Commendation (2014-2017)
Breast Center Accreditation (2013-2016)
Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (2014-2017)
Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI)