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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Paramount, California

The city of Paramount occupies 4.8 square miles in Los Angeles County, California and is part of the Greater Los Angeles Area. Home to nearly 55,000 residents, Paramount boasts a balanced combination of residential, industrial, and commercial developments.

Before Paramount became a city in 1957, the area was comprised of two small communities called Hynes and Clearwater. The towns were home to several of dairies, which in their heyday had 25,000 cows. By the early 1930s, Hynes boasted the largest hay market in the world. While Paramount’s economy was based largely on the hay and dairy industries, the high cost of land led to their local demise. The last Paramount dairy closed in 1977. Paramount met the challenges of an evolving urban city. Accordingly, Paramount was named an "All-America City" by the National Civic League in 1988, and many of its innovative programs attracted state and national recognition. One of Paramount’s notable and enduring companies is the Paramount Petroleum Corporation. It is the largest seller of asphalt in California.

Paramount’s history of heavy industry make asbestos exposure, and the risk of mesothelioma, an ongoing concern for workers and others. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma in Paramount, you may benefit from contacting Dr. Robert Brian Cameron. Additionally, mesothelioma lawyers may be able to give guidance if you were exposed to asbestos in Paramount and then diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Paramount

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

  • Aerocraft Heat Treating Company, Inc.
  • Anaconda American Breass
  • Capital Westward Inc
  • Carlton Forge Works
  • Diversified Builders Inc
  • Douglas Boyle
  • Douglas Oil Company
  • Douglas Oil Refinery
  • E.C. Losch Company
  • Hall Heating Treating Company
  • M.W. Kellogg Fab Shop
  • Macco Constructors Inc
  • Monsanto Chemical
  • Pacific Crane & Rigging Company
  • Pacific Tile & Porcelain
  • Paramount Mens College
  • Paramount Petroleum
  • Sechrist & Kelly Construction Company
  • V.A. Wadsworth Hospital Center
  • Warco Steel
  • Winer Metal

Find a Mesothelioma Doctor near Paramount

If you need help getting an accurate diagnosis or developing a treatment plan, the following mesothelioma doctors and oncologists who practice near Paramount, California have the expertise to assist you. More detailed information about each doctor is available by clicking on the appropriate doctor detail link. Details about their background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations and contact information is provided.

Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Distance: 17.3 miles

University of California Los Angeles Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Distance: 19.2 miles

City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center
Duarte, CA 91010
Distance: 20.6 miles

University of California San Diego Cancer Center
Moores Cancer Center
La Jolla, CA 92093

Distance: 90.3 miles

Paramount, California Mesothelioma Cancer Centers

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

Los Angeles, CA 90033
Distance: 10.7 miles

Los Angeles, CA 90048
Distance: 16.9 miles

St. Joseph Hospital of Orange
Orange, CA 92868

Distance: 18.0 miles

Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Orange, CA 92868

Distance: 18.0 miles

Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Care Center
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Distance: 19.9 miles

Duarte, CA 91010
Distance: 20.6 miles

La Jolla, CA 92037
Distance: 88.8 miles

La Jolla, CA 92037
Distance: 88.8 miles

Moores Cancer Center
La Jolla, CA 92093

Distance: 90.3 miles

Cancer Support Services Near Paramount

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

California Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Lawsuit in Paramount

If you were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in Paramount, California 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 California.

Asbestos Law Firms Servicing Paramount

Dean, Omar & Branham, LLP is a law firm dedicated to using the legal profession to make our community safer. When someone is badly hurt because someone else did not act reasonably, we are here to help provide whatever justice the legal system can give the family who has been wronged.

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.

The lawyers of Kaiser Gornick LLP in San Francisco have extensive experience handling mesothelioma claims. We have obtained substantial compensation for our clients in successful verdicts and settlements.

Since its founding in 1974, Kazan Law has represented thousands of people suffering from asbestos related illnesses, particularly mesothelioma. Our principals are among the most experienced mesothelioma lawyers in the country.

Levin Simes is staffed with expert attorneys with decades of total experience litigating and trying mesothelioma cases.  Our staff of lawyers, investigators, and legal assistants are here to assist you and your family with both the legal aspects of your diagnosis, and the personal and medical.

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.

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Asbestos-Related News in California

Researchers Explore Stem Cells for Personalized Cancer Vaccines

Stanford, California - June 26, 2018

Researchers at Stanford University discovered stem cells that could lead to a breakthrough for personalized cancer vaccines. Learn more at

New Documentary Shines Light on Asbestos and Mesothelioma

San Luis Obispo, California - March 13, 2018

After their grandmother’s death from mesothelioma, two cousins decided to create a documentary to raise awareness on the disease. Learn more at

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