Genetic Testing for Cancer

We use genetic cancer testing to help you understand your cancer risk and find ways to prevent cancer.

Genetic Testing for Cancer

We use genetic cancer testing to help you understand your cancer risk and find ways to prevent cancer.

Comprehensive Cancer Genetic Testing

Approximately 5-10% of cancers are inherited. Our USC Cancer Genetics Program team uses genetic testing for cancer to identify your risk of developing cancer. We provide screening, prevention and treatment options for you and your family.

Our team-based approach combines what we know about how cancers form with the latest advances in cancer care to better understand your condition. The genetic and cancer experts on your team use your cancer genetic testing results to create a care plan designed specifically for you.

We offer genetic testing for individuals and for families with recurring cancers. We will be by your side for all your cancer prevention, detection and treatment needs.

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Conditions We Treat

Our experts treat a wide range of conditions, including:

  • Blood cancer
  • Bone and soft tissue cancer (sarcoma)
  • Brain cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Cowden syndrome
  • Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP)
  • Gynecologic cancer
  • Hereditary cancer
  • Hereditary diffuse gastric cancer
  • Kidney cancer
  • Li-Fraumeni syndrome
  • Lung cancer
  • Lynch syndrome
  • Multiple endocrine neoplasia
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Retinoblastoma (Rb)
  • Skin cancer
  • Stomach cancer
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Urologic cancer
  • Von Hippel-Lindau syndrome

Treatments We Offer

  • Comprehensive screenings
  • Genetic counseling
  • Genetic testing
  • Medication therapy
  • Risk-reducing surgery

Why Choose Us for Cancer Genetic Testing

We use the latest advances in genetic testing for cancer to deliver a full range of prevention, early detection and treatment options.

Your care team includes genetic counselors and experienced cancer doctors and nurses.

We offer access to clinical trials that drive innovations in cancer testing, treatment and improve patient outcomes.

Our team leads research studies to identify cancer genes, improve genetic testing for cancer and personalize cancer prevention.

We are among the top cancer care programs in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report.

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