The Oncology Institute Continues Southern California Expansion

Jul 07, 2022

Orange County-based practice of Dr. Ranjan Sapra to combine with TOI.

CERRITOS, Calif., July 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Oncology Institute, Inc. (NASDAQ: TOI), one of the largest value-based community oncology groups in the United States, announced today the acquisition of the practice of Dr. Ranjan Sapra, MD. This partnership expands TOI’s network of 93 specially trained physicians and advanced practice providers across 55 clinics in five states, four of which are in Orange County, California.

“We are thrilled to grow our team with the addition of Dr. Ranjan Sapra’s practice,” said TOI’s Chief Executive Officer, Brad Hively. “Thanks to the vast experience and trust that he has earned with his patients throughout the years, Dr. Sapra and his team will enable TOI to bring high-quality, value-based oncology care to more patients in Orange County.”

TOI delivers outstanding clinical outcomes by focusing on individualized patient care plans and incentivizing physicians to do what’s right for their patients while avoiding the financial toxicity that often plagues cancer patients and their families. As a result of the partnership, Dr. Sapra’s patients will now have access to enhanced services, including:

  • A leading clinical research program that offers patients access to more than 170 clinical trials.

  • Comprehensive physician dispensary services that offer convenience, savings, and resources for financial assistance to patients receiving oral chemotherapeutics and injectables.

  • Outpatient blood transfusion, multiple convenient clinic & treatment locations, and radiation programs.

“I am thrilled to be joining such an innovative organization that is changing oncology for the better," said Dr. Ranjan Sapra, MD. “I am happy to be bringing TOI’s capabilities and industry experience to my patients, enhancing the service we provide to them.”

Effective July 1, 2022, Dr. Sapra’s clinic at 11190 Warner Ave Suite 405, Fountain Valley, CA 92708, will be moving to TOI’s current location, 11100 Warner Ave Suite 214, Fountain Valley, CA 92708. Dr. Sapra will continue to serve patients at TOI’s Santa Ana location on Fridays. Appointments are currently being scheduled without interruption. The Fountain Valley clinic’s phone number is (714) 594-7820. The Santa Ana clinic’s phone number is (714) 542-0102.

About TOI
Founded in 2007, The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation (TOI) is advancing oncology by delivering highly specialized, value-based cancer care in the community setting. TOI offers cutting-edge, evidence-based cancer care to a population of more than 1.5 million patients including clinical trials, stem cell transplants, transfusions, and other care delivery models traditionally associated with the most advanced care delivery organizations. With 80+ employed clinicians and more than 600 teammates in 50+ clinic locations and growing, TOI is changing oncology for the better.

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