PATIENT INFORMATION

appointments/ center hours/ address/ insurance contracts/ parking/
directions/ hotel accommodation/ international patients

Patient Appointments
Phone: 1-855-724-7874
Fax: 1-323-442-5797

e-mail: pancreasdiseases@surgery.usc.edu

Center Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Mailing Address
Healthcare Consultation Center
Suite 430
1510 San Pablo Street
Los Angeles, California 90033

Pre-registration

If you have not been a patient at USC previously, then you must have your insurance information available when you call.

Accepted Insurance Companies

USC is contracted with almost all major Medical groups and insurance carriers in Southern California and will accept most national PPO plans.Our Center office staff are experienced in insurance issues and will be able to advice you.Your insurance carrier may also be able to provide this information. The phone number for Customer Service is on the back of your insurance card. Ask your customer service representative if our physicians are accepted providers for your policy.

Parking

Abundant parking has been reserved for patients in the parking structures next to the University Hospital. Signs will direct you where to park. Patient parking is $5.00 per entry.

Directions to USC

USC University Hospital is accessible from many freeways connecting the surrounding suburban areas to Los Angeles(see map below). You may also call 323-442-8500 directions for the USC University Hospital).

Directions

From 10 Westbound:Exit at Soto and turn right. Left on Alcazar. Left on San Pablo.
From 5 Southbound:Exit at Mission and turn left. Right on Zonal. Left on San Pablo.
From 5 Northbound:Transition to 10 Eastbound. Exit Soto and turn left. Left on Alcazar. Left on San Pablo.
From 101 Southbound:Transition to 10 Eastbound. Exit State/Soto. Proceed across State onto onramp, and bear right to exit at Soto. Left on Alcazar. Left on San Pablo.
From 710 North or Southbound:Transition to 10 Westbound. Exit at Soto and turn right. Left on Alcazar. Left on San Pablo.
From Huntington Drive (Pasadena, West San Gabriel Valley):Follow Huntington Drive westbound until it divides into Mission and Soto. Bear left onto Soto and proceed to Alcazar. Turn right. Left on San Pablo.

 

 

USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center is accessible from many freeways connecting the surrounding suburban areas to Los Angeles (see map above). You may also call 323-865-3000 for directions.

Directions: USC/Norris is easily accessible from major freeways

From I-5 going South - Take the Mission exit, turn left onto Mission and proceed to Zonal. Make a right turn onto Zonal and proceed 2 blocks to Biggy. Turn left onto Biggy.

From I-10 going West - Take the Soto exit. Cross Soto to Charlotte. Continue straight on Charlotte for one block. From Charlotte turn right on Cornwell. Follow Cornwell past Francisco Bravo High School where it becomes Zonal. Proceed 2 blocks on Zonal to Biggy and turn right.

From I-5 going North - Take I-10 East. From I-10, take the Soto Street exit. Turn left onto Soto. Go two blocks and turn left onto Charlotte. From Charlotte turn right on Cornwell. Follow Cornwell past Francisco Bravo High School where it becomes Zonal. Proceed 2 blocks on Zonal to Biggy and turn right.

Accommodations

If you or your family members should need to stay overnight in proximity to the USC University Hospital or the Norris Cancer Center then the following list of hotels are within a short driving distance:

LOS ANGELES AREA HOTELS

Biltmore Hotel
506 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071
(213) 624-1011 / (800) 245-8673 (reservations only)

Omni Hotel

251 South Olive Street at California Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90033-0800
(213) 617-3300
Taxi vouchers are available.

New Otani Hotel and Garden
120 South Los Angeles Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 629-1200
Two taxi vouchers provided daily for transportation to and from USC/Norris.

Oakwood Corporate Apartments
Monthly rates are available
Various locations in greater Los Angeles area
(800) 595-3102

Westin Bonaventure Hotel
404 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071
(213) 624-1000
Taxi vouchers are available.

PASADENA and SURROUNDING AREAS

Embassy Suites Hotel
211 East Huntington Drive
Arcadia, CA 91006
(626) 445-8525

Doubletree Hotel
191 North Los Robles Street
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 792-2727

Marriott Residence Inn
312 East Huntington Drive
Arcadia, CA 91006
(626) 446-6500

Ritz-Carlton Huntington Hotel
1401 Oak Knoll
Pasadena, CA 91106
(626) 568-3900
Transportation available when arranged in advance.

Wyndham Garden Hotel at Citadel
5757 Telegraph Road
City of Commerce, CA 90040
(213) 887-8100
One round trip to USC/Norris provided daily.

Best Western Alhambra Inn
2451 West Main Street
Alhambra, CA 91801
(626) 284-5522
(800) 528-1234 (reservations only)
Transportation provided to USC/Norris one way only.

Holiday Inn
150 East Angelino Avenue
Burbank, CA 91502
(818) 841-4770

International Patients

Specialized arrangements are available to help our international patients with all their travel and other arrangements prior to arrival to the USA.



Contact information: USC Center for Pancreatic and Biliary Diseases
1510 San Pablo Street, Los Angeles, CA
Phone:
1-855-724-7874 dde-mail:
PancreasDiseases@surgery.usc.edu
Programs: pancreatic cancer, pancreatitis, laparoscopic surgery, endocrine surgery,
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This web site provides select information about pancreatic and biliary disorders and is updated twice monthly. This information is not intended as a substitute for professional medical consultation with your physician.It is important that you consult with your physician for detailed information about your medical condition and treatment.The center will make every effort to update the site, however, past performance is no guarantee of future medical outcomes.
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