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Los Gatos, California

Los Gatos is a town in Santa Clara County, California. Located in the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains, Los Gatos, which means "the cats" in Spanish, takes its name from the cougars that are native to the area. Los Gatos was incorporated in 1887 and currently has a population of 29,413 residents in an area of just over 11 square miles.

Los Gatos has a legacy of commercial and manufacturing activity, notably in the logging and wood products industries, which in the past have been known for their use of asbestos-containing products, which may put workers at risk for asbestos cancer. Mesothelioma doctors in and around Los Gatos are listed at the bottom of this page. If you were exposed to asbestos in Los Gatos and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you should also consider contacting an asbestos law firm.

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Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Los Gatos

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

  • Blossom Hill Hospital
  • Faith Lutheran Church - Ferris Avenue
  • Good Samaritan Medical Center - National Avenue
  • Los Gatos Community Hospital
  • Los Gatos Meadows - Santa Cruz Avenue
  • Mirassou School - Belgatos Road
  • Nob Hill
  • Novitiate
  • Safeway
  • Tempress Research Company
  • Torino Del Flores Convalescent Hospital
  • West Valley Construction Company
  • Western Microwave
  • Ymca

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Los Gatos, California

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Los Gatos, 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: 47.0 miles


505 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94143

Distance: 45.9 miles


Stanford Cancer Center
875 Blake Wilbur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305

Distance: 18.1 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Los Gatos, California

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

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

Distance: 18.1 miles

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: 45.9 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: 45.9 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Los Gatos, 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.”