More than 1 million Americans are diagnosed with cancer each year and nearly one in four die from the disease. Despite these statistics, advances in our understanding of cancer are providing new therapies that stave off disease, improve the quality of life and offer new hope for cancer patients.

The UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center is one of only two centers in Northern California to receive the prestigious designation of "comprehensive" from the National Cancer Institute. We treat all forms of cancer.