Refer a Patient for Cancer Care

Bringing the nation’s top cancer care to San Diego

Three Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center oncologists review incoming physician referrals for cancer patients on a tablet.

Drs. Louis Rivera, Anuradha Koka and Carrie Costantini, Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center, Scripps Clinic

Bringing the nation’s top cancer care to San Diego

Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center brings together the expertise of the nation’s leading cancer care provider with the renowned specialists and compassionate care of Scripps Health.

Scripps MD Anderson is a partner member of MD Anderson Cancer Network, a global collaborative network of hospitals and health care systems dedicated to MD Anderson’s mission to eliminate cancer. This means your patients will have access to the nation’s top-ranked cancer treatment — including proven, research-based approaches to cancer care, clinical trials, and patient-centered care — right here in San Diego.

We personalize expert, evidence-based cancer care to your patient’s individual needs. Our patient-centered approach combines the expertise of Scripps MD Anderson oncologists and highly skilled cancer specialists with some of the most advanced treatments and technology available.


Scripps MD Anderson oncologists treat patients with nearly every type of newly diagnosed or recurring adult cancer. View the full list of cancer types we treat.

Expert multidisciplinary care in San Diego

When you refer a patient to Scripps MD Anderson, they will receive care from a multidisciplinary team of experts that comprises medical oncology, radiation oncology, surgical oncology, pathology, diagnostic imaging, research and other clinical and support services.

The Scripps hospitals, clinics, outpatient imaging centers and supporting facilities have earned numerous prestigious accreditations, including the American College of Radiology and the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers distinction.


Scripps MD Anderson cares for patients at locations throughout San Diego County.