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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Tempe, Arizona

Asbestos Exposure in Tempe, AZ

Tempe is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona located in the East Valley section of metropolitan Phoenix; it is bordered by Phoenix and Guadalupe on the west, Scottsdale on the north, Chandler on the south, and Mesa on the east. The city is named after the Vale of Tempe in Greece, and is home to over 160,000 people. Tempe is known nationally as the home of Arizona State University, the oldest and largest "Tempe" campus; the Insight Bowl; and events such as the P.F. Chang’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon & ½ Marathon, and Ford Ironman Arizona. A favorite destination for visitors and residents alike is Tempe’s Mill Avenue District, revitalized in the 1970s, a pedestrian-friendly downtown complete with shady red brick sidewalks, turn of the century buildings, restaurants, shops, and entertainment venues.

After World War II, Tempe began growing at a rapid rate as veterans and others moved to the city. The last of the local farms disappeared. Through annexation, the city reached its current boundaries by 1974. Tempe had grown into a modern city occupying more than 39 square miles. Its small teachers college had also grown, and in 1958, the institution became Arizona State University. In the 20th and 21st centuries, Tempe has expanded not only as a suburb of Phoenix, but also a center of education. It is the seventh largest city in Arizona, with a strong modern economy based on commerce, tourism and technology. Some top employers in Tempe include, Arizona State University, Honeywell, and Safeway. Tempe is also the location of US Airways Group's corporate headquarters.

It has been documented that Tempe, Arizona has several jobsites where asbestos exposure occurred. Those who worked with and/or around asbestos containing products are potentially at risk to develop mesothelioma, a terminal cancer. Information on mesothelioma cancer centers located in and around Tempe can be found at the bottom of this page. If you or a loved one were diagnosed with mesothelioma in Tempe, you may also benefit from seeking the advice of a mesothelioma lawyer.

Other Asbestos Exposure Sites in Tempe, Arizona

If you worked at any of these companies and/or job sites in Tempe, Arizona, you may have been exposed to harmful asbestos which is known to cause mesothelioma cancer.

  • Adams Insulation
  • Allison Steel
  • Arizona State College
  • Arizona State Teachers College
  • Arizona State University
  • Asu Utility Tunnel
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Kaiser Refractories
  • Kyrene Plant
  • Marathon Steel Company
  • National Malleable & Steel Corporation
  • Ocotilla Power Plant
  • Safeway - Warehouse
  • Salt River Project
  • Salt River Valley Water User Association
  • Spreckels Sugar
  • Western Rolling Mills

Find a Mesothelioma Doctor near Tempe, Arizona

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors and oncologists that practice within a 100-mile radius of Tempe, Arizona. Click on a specific doctor link to obtain more information about their areas of expertise, background, professional affiliations, office locations and contact information.

Mayo Clinic in Arizona
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
Distance: 14.8 miles

Mayo Clinic Hospital
Phoenix, AZ 85054
Distance: 19.7 miles

University of Arizona Cancer Center
North Campus
Tucson, AZ 85719

Distance: 97.8 miles

Contact a Mesothelioma Cancer Center near Tempe, Arizona

If you need help getting an accurate diagnosis or developing a treatment plan, the following mesothelioma cancers near Tempe, Arizona have the resources available to assist you. More detailed information about each cancer center is available by clicking on the appropriate cancer center detail link.

Phoenix, AZ 85006
Distance: 8.3 miles

Goodyear, AZ 85338
Distance: 27.6 miles

Tucson, AZ 85719
Distance: 97.8 miles

Mesothelioma Patient Support Services near Tempe

Cancer support services for mesothelioma patients include patient transport, temporary housing, physical therapy and counseling. The following local services may be of help to you while you are receiving treatment for mesothelioma.

Arizona Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Tempe, Arizona

If you were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in Tempe, Arizona and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you may be entitled to compensation. Don’t lose your right to file a lawsuit to hold those responsible accountable. You must act quickly and file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Arizona.

Asbestos Lawyers Servicing Tempe, Arizona

Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney and Meisenkothen is a national law firm recognized for its representation of over 3,000 hardworking men and women who have been exposed to asbestos and diagnosed with mesothelioma. ELSM's experience in asbestos litigation spans four decades.

At Gori Julian and Associates, P.C., we have handled hundreds of mesothelioma lawsuits on behalf of people throughout the United States. This experience allows us to choose jurisdiction in which to file your case based on many factors including but not limited to state of residence, jobsites, and previous and current employers.

As one of the nation’s leading mesothelioma law firms, Simmons Hanly Conroy has a proven track record. Every mesothelioma lawyer at the firm is committed to helping families affected by mesothelioma and asbestos-related diseases.

Resources for Mesothelioma Patients in Tempe, Arizona

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Author: Linda Molinari

Editor in Chief, Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance

Linda Molinari

Reviewer: Jennifer R. Lucarelli

Lawyer for Mesothelioma Victims and Their Families

Jennifer R. Lucarelli