Your First Visit

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Los Alamitos Office
3851 Katella Ave #125
Los Alamitos, Ca 90720
Phone: 562-735-0602

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Your First Visit

This may be the most difficult time of your life, so we want ensure that you get the most out of your first visit.

  • If possible, please fill out the release of information form. We will try to get as much information as we can from other physicians involved with your care. We will try to obtain pathology,xrays and diagnostic imaging scans results before you see us.

  • Please fill out the medical questionnaire beforehand if possible to expedite the entry of your medical information into our electronic medical records system.

  • On the day of the office visit, please arrive 20-30 minutes for registration

  • We recognize that patient and family may have busy schedules. Therefore, we will strive to be on time. This can be facilitated when the above preliminary information are obtain before the office visit.

  • On the day of the office visit, Dr. Phan and his team of health care providers will go over the diagnosis, staging, prognosis and treatment option with you and your family. We will spend about 1-1 ½ hour in consultation with you and your family (and longer if needed). This is the unique part about CBSC. You will never feel rushed. We will be available until all of your questions are answered.

  • If chemotherapy is indicated, you will be scheduled for additional times to go over in details the pros and cons and all the potential side effects of chemotherapy. We will also discuss the scheduling of chemotherapy, duration of infusion, and what specific side effects to expect. This will be done by our physician, with re-enforcement of information by our nursing and support staffs.