COVID Update: Scripps provides COVID-19 tests only for patients with moderate to severe symptoms, and at-risk patients with mild symptoms. Read our FAQs.

Prebys Cancer Center

The Prebys Cancer Center of Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center located in San Diego.
Prebys Cancer Center
4044 5th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103 Get directions
    Regular Hours

    Mon - Fri: 7 am - 5 pm

    Infusion Center

    Mon - Sat: 7 am - 5 pm

Expert oncology treatment serving central and south San Diego

Prebys Cancer Center, located on the campus of Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, is part of Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center — a clinically integrated cancer care program that treats patients throughout San Diego County. 

Our services

Prebys Cancer Center offers a wide range of advanced cancer treatments and patient support services.

The 40,000-square-foot, four-story facility provides advanced, individualized cancer care to patients across the San Diego region. From leading-edge medical technology and clinical expertise, to the comforting environment and personalized support services, Prebys Cancer Center is a comprehensive treatment facility. 

As part of Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center, the support services offered at Prebys Cancer Center begin at the time of a patient’s diagnosis and continue through completion of treatment and beyond. The services include nurse navigation, social work, nutrition services, insurance benefits counseling, pharmacy education, wig and prosthetic fittings and support groups. Also available are services such as physical therapy, genetic counseling, pain management and integrative medicine.

The Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center radiation therapy locations across San Diego County provide compassionate and high-quality care together with state-of-the-art radiation therapy technologies, including Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT), Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT), breast radiation therapy including prone technique, Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS), Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) and high-dose brachytherapy.

Information for patients and visitors

Because Prebys Cancer Center is in a high-traffic neighborhood on a busy medical campus, we recommend allowing extra time for travel. The campus of Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego offers many patient and visitor amenities. Below you’ll find tips to make your visit as seamless as possible.

Directions and parking

Parking is free and available to patients in the adjoining parking garage at Prebys Cancer Center.