Breast Cancer DIY

...created by women with breast cancer, for women and men with breast cancer!

Palm Springs/Palm Desert/Coachella Valley

The following organizations in your area are excellent sources of cancer information, support groups, etc.


Desert Regional Medical Center - Comprehensive Cancer Center
1180 N. Indian Canyon Drive   Suite E218
Palm Springs, California  92262

Satellite Facility - La Quinta

47647 Caleo Bay - Suite 260
La Quinta, CA 92253

(760) 416-4800

Comprehensive Breast Center 

    They offer a wide range of services: 

Diagnostic :  Diagnostic Radiology  -   Mammography
                     Stereotactic Biopsy -       Ultrasound
                     CT Scanning     -  3TMRI    - PET-CT
                     Bone Densitometry - Laboratory Services

Treatment Services:   Medical Oncology - Radiation Oncology -
                  Surgical Oncology - Gynecologic Oncology - Neuro-oncology
                  Thoracic Oncology Program - Gastrointestinal Malignancies
                  Infectious Diseases - Hematology - Immunology -
                   Clinical Research Programs

Screenings for cancers - Breast - Prostate- Colon - Skin - Lung 

Support Services:  Pain Management -- Pharmacy -- Support Groups
                 Psychological & Crisis Intervention Counseling
                 Nutritional Counseling - Complementary Therapies -
                 Social Services - Cancer Risk Counseling -
                 Financial Counseling -- Patient/Family Education
                 Volunteer Services

Other:   Patient Resource Center  - Community Education Talks and
             Professional Education