Out-of-Area Patients

Advanced Proton Therapy in One of America's Top Health Care Destinations

Scripps Proton Therapy Center offers travel and lodging discounts and concierge services to patients traveling from outside of San Diego.

Advanced Proton Therapy in One of America's Top Health Care Destinations

Scripps Proton Therapy Center is located in San Diego, California. Widely recognized as one of the country’s top regions for leading-edge medical care, research and biotechnology, San Diego is quickly becoming a health care destination for patients from across the country and around the world.

Lodging & Transportation

Scripps has contracts with hotels and other lodging partners to offer discounts for patients traveling for medical care.

Lodging & Transportation

Scripps has several travel partners that offer special rates for hotels and lodging, and transportation to and from your proton therapy treatments.

Concierge Services

Find transportation discounts to get to and from your proton therapy treatment at Scripps in San Diego.

Concierge Services

Our concierge service team is dedicated to helping patients and families navigate the proton therapy journey and find the services and support they need.

Insurance Coverage

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Insurance Coverage

Our dedicated patient representatives work with insurance carriers to obtain authorization for your treatment. Learn more about insurance coverage and costs.

Why Choose Scripps

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Why Choose Scripps

From diagnosis and treatment to navigation and support, Scripps offers comprehensive cancer care. Learn how proton therapy further complements these services.

Internationally renowned expertise

Scripps Health is internationally renowned for its expertise and innovation in a range of medical specialties, and is also at the forefront of clinical research, genomic medicine and wireless health care. Scripps Proton Therapy Center is the only center in the U.S. to exclusively offer the most precise proton delivery technology available, intensity-modulated proton therapy (IMPT), also known as pencil-beam scanning.


Since opening in 2015, the center has welcomed patients from dozens of U.S. cities, as well as countries including the United Kingdom, Canada, Dubai and China.

U.S. visa information

For information regarding visas for travel to the U.S., visit www.travel.state.gov/content/visas.