Why Choose Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center

Bringing the nation’s top cancer care to San Diego

A Scripps cancer doctor and patient have a discussion in the lobby of the O'Toole Breast Care Center.

Bringing the nation’s top cancer care to San Diego

“Working with Scripps, you have this massive team of people rallying for you. You really feel like you have the best care.”

– Chelsea B., Breast Cancer Patient

When you or a loved one have been diagnosed with cancer, life can change in an instant. You need the best possible care, delivered by recognized cancer specialists who offer the most effective treatments with the latest technology. And, you want to be treated like a person — not a number.


Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center in San Diego brings together the expertise of the nation’s leading cancer care provider with the renowned specialists and compassionate care of Scripps Health. Scripps is consistently recognized for our expert cancer specialists and compassionate care.


Scripps MD Anderson is part 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 you have access to the nation’s top-ranked cancer treatment — including proven, research-based approaches to cancer care, future clinical trials and the highest standards of patient-centered care — right here at Scripps. 

Chelsea says Scripps saved her life

Chelsea says Scripps saved her life

Chelsea Beaumonte, at 32, had just started her “dream job” when she discovered the lump in her breast. “My heart sank.”