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El Cerrito, California

El Cerrito is a city on the east shore of San Francisco Bay in California. Located in Contra Costa County, El Cerrito was founded in 1906, as refugees from the San Francisco earthquake and fire relocated to new areas. El Cerrito, which incorporated in 1917, currently has a population of 23,549 occupying a 3.69 square mile area, bordered by the Wildcat Canyon Regional Park to its east.

El Cerrito, like many California cities in the Bay Area, developed rapidly in the first half of the 20th century, when asbestos-containing building materials were widely used. Exposure to asbestos creates a risk of mesothelioma cancer for workers and their loved ones. Information about mesothelioma treatment options in and around El Cerrito, is provided below. If you were diagnosed with mesothelioma in El Cerrito, you should also consider contacting a mesothelioma attorney for legal advice.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in El Cerrito

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has compiled information obtained from a number of sources to identify the following jobsites in El Cerrito where asbestos exposure was known to have occurred. These sites are listed below.

  • Department of Motor Vehicles
  • El Cerrito Community Center
  • El Cerrito High School
  • El Cerrito Savings & Loan Bank
  • El Cerrito Shopping Center
  • Owens Illinois
  • Pacific Telegraph & Telephone
  • Rb Furniture
  • Safeway
  • Technical Porcelain Company
  • Virginia Cleaners

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near El Cerrito, California

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of El Cerrito, California. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, professional designations, areas of expertise and how to contact the center.


Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
1600 Divisadero Street
San Francisco, CA 94115

Distance: 12.4 miles


505 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94143

Distance: 12.3 miles


Stanford Cancer Center
875 Blake Wilbur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305

Distance: 35.0 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near El Cerrito, California

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located within a 100 mile radius of El Cerrito, California. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about his/her background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Dr. David M. Jablons
UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
1600 Divisadero Street, Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Distance: 12.3 miles

Dr. Thierry Marie Jahan
UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
1600 Divisadero St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Distance: 12.3 miles

Dr. Mark R. Cullen
Stanford School of Medicine
1265 Welch Rd
Stanford, CA 94305

Distance: 35.0 miles

Dr. Mark W. Lischner
Pulmonary Medicine Associates
5 Medical Plaza Drive, Suite 190
Roseville, CA 95661

Distance: 79.7 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in El Cerrito, California

Don’t lose your rights! If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in California, you may be entitled to compensation. You may have limited time to file a claim. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and have a pathology report in hand to support that diagnosis, you are eligible for financial assistance.

Asbestos Related News in California

CA Supreme Court Says Companies May Be Held Liable for Secondhand Asbestos Exposure

The Supreme Court of California has issued a ruling that companies can be held accountable for secondary exposure to asbestos in a worker's home.

Atezolizumab Approved for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients

PD-L1 inhibitor atezolizumab has been approved for use with chemotherapy-refractory metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer patients.

Asbestos Exposure Across the U.S.

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Blog

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January 11, 2017
Jillian McKee

New Mesothelioma Clinical Trial Tests Immunotherapy Before Surgery

“Last fall, the Baylor College of Medicine Mesothelioma Treatment Center began running a new clinical trial that looks at how to use immunotherapy and surgery together as a more effective way to treat mesothelioma – an extremely rare form of cancer caused by exposure to asbestos.”