Mission Statement

Mission of the Cancer Center of Santa Barbara

Serve as a regional destination for oncology services that ranks with the best of other major treatment centers on the West Coast.

Keep the Central Coast at the vanguard of modern cancer care through the:

  • timely acquisition of new medical equipment
  • recruitment, development, and education of highly trained medical staff
  • active participation in clinical research
  • integration of oncology services
  • thoughtful introduction of promising new methods of treatment

Be a regional resource to which both the public and the medical community can look for leadership regarding the diagnosis, management, and prevention of cancer.

Be a source of continuing support to cancer patients and their families.