Sickle Cell Disease Awareness

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Hospitals, Medical Centers and Providers

For awhile now, we have been wanting to put a list of Sickle Cell Medical Supporters.  Starting now, and waitig for the list from a CHLA Project, we are listing who our SC Community Members suggest.      

                                                                                                  Started Jan 26, 2012


CHLA ~ Childrens Hospital Los Angeles


4650 Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027


Hematology/Oncology Department:

For more than five decades, the Children's Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases has been leading the fight against cancer and blood diseases through innovative clinical and research programs, academic excellence and global leadership.

The Division of Hematology - Oncology provides a full range of clinical services for infants, children and adolescents with cancer and blood diseases. We care for more than 1,100 new patients each year and handle approximately 25,000 outpatient visits annually. Our Division is the largest of its kind in the western United States, serving as the leading referral center in the region.

New Patients & Referrals  323-361-4100

Follow-Up Appointments  323-361-4624

Division General Line  323-361-2121

The Department of Health Services (DHS)

The Department of Health Services (DHS) runs four hospitals: LAC+USC Healthcare Network, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, ValleyCare Olive View-UCLA Medical Center, and Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center. The department also runs two multi-service ambulatory care centers - High Desert Health System and Martin Luther King, Jr., six comprehensive health centers, and numerous health clinics.

For more information about DHS hospitals, contact the Health Services Information Unit, 1 (800) 427-8700 or click on this website:

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center 
1000 W. Carson Street
Torrance, CA 90502  

LAC+USC Healthcare Network

1200 N. State Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033   


ValleyCare Olive View-UCLA
Medical Center and Health Center

14445 Olive View Drive
Sylmar, CA 91342   

Rancho Los Amigos
National Rehabilitation Center

7601 E. Imperial Hwy
Downey, CA 90242  


For more information about Multi-Service Ambulatory Care Centers, contact the Health Services Information Unit, 1 (800) 427-8700 or click on a hospital image to visit the hospital website.

Martin Luther King, Jr.
Multi-Service Ambulatory Care Center

12021 South Wilmington Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90059-3019   
High Desert Health System
44900 N. 60th Street West
Lancaster, CA 93536  


Medical Centers

Marsha Wehr,  RN Practitioner

in the clinic at: High Desert Health System (HDHS) Multi-Service Ambulatory Care Center (MACC)  and Ambulatory Surgical Center
44900 60TH ST W. 
LANCASTER, CA 93536-7618
Phone: (661)948-8581
Fax: (661)945-8474
She is referred by a member of the SoCAL Adult Sickle Cell Support Group
~ Los Angeles.   She will also see any person diagnosed with sickle cell patients who wants to come and see her there.