It’s not frivolous to care about your appearance during cancer treatment; looking good is part of feeling good. To aid patients in coping with the appearance-related effects of cancer, Torrance Memorial offers:

Evelyn's Corner

Evelyn's Corner is a specialty resource offering information and a specialized selection of garments and helpful products for women undergoing breast surgery and breast reconstruction. Available products include camisoles and drain pouches to hold post-surgical drains and a bed wedge to promote comfort and speed recovery.

Evelyn's Corner is located at:

Torrance Memorial Medical Center
1st Floor, West Tower (in HealthLinks)
Monday-Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Woman-to-Woman Program

A common side effect of chemotherapy treatment for cancer is hair loss. Some women find this particularly troubling. Our Woman-to-Woman Image Enhancement Center provides supportive information and stylist advice/instruction on using scarves, turbans, hats and hairpieces to in a way that helps you enjoy and feel pride in your appearance. There is no cost to access this service, which includes a private appointment, a tote-bag, a resource guide, a turban and a scarf.

Torrance Memorial Medical Center
1st Floor, West Tower (in HealthLinks)

Call 310-517-4711 to schedule an appointment.