Saint John’s Health Center


2121 Santa Monica Boulevard
Santa Monica
(310) 829-5511


Since its founding in 1942 by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth, Saint John’s has provided patients and families from Santa Monica, West Los Angeles, and the ocean communities with breakthrough medicine and inspired healing.

Saint John’s offers a broad spectrum of treatment and diagnostic services with distinguished areas of excellence in oncology, spine care, neurosurgery, orthopedics, women’s health, and cardiac care. Saint John’s provides the fastest, most efficient clinically advanced life-saving medical care.

This past year, Saint John’s opened its Ambulatory Surgery Center as well as Performance Therapy, an outpatient physical therapy center, to provide patients with leading-edge care in the comfort of an outpatient environment. This year Saint John’s announced the creation of the Chan Soon-Shiong Center for Sports Science (CSS2) with the help of Santa Monica Orthopedic Group and the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic clinic. Together with Saint John’s, these groups will help transform orthopedic and sports medicine care. Saint John’s creates a clinically advanced environment where breakthrough medicine meets inspired healing every day.

Specialties and Research
Saint John’s is the home of the world-renowned John Wayne Cancer Institute, which is dedicated to breast, melanoma, brain and other cancer research. Saint John’s also specializes in anterior-approach hip and pelvis surgery and is involved in research for groundbreaking spine surgeries. Additionally, Saint John’s is a leader in atrial fibrillation and other cardiology procedures. Dedicated to women’s health, Saint John’s physicians have also published groundbreaking research on retaining ovaries during hysterectomies.

Honors and Recognition
Recognized as a Joint Commission Top Performing Hospital on Key Quality Measures

Awarded two five-star and four four-star Professional Research Consultant Awards

Four doctors listed in Becker’s Orthopedic & Spine Review’s Top 70 Outstanding Hip Surgeons

130 Saint John’s physicians listed in Los Angeles magazine’s 2011 Southern California Super Doctors

Angels of the ER program recognized at the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) 2011 Hospital Awards for Volunteer Excellence (HAVE)