Hope Wellness Center

  Biography

Dr. Sandra Finestone

Executive Director

License # 50894

In 1983, a breast cancer diagnosis changed Sandy’s life forever. Since then, she has been a patient advocate in many ways. She has participated in education programs, reviewed breast cancer research grants, designed training for other advocates, and facilitated support groups locally and internationally. Dr. Finestone has counseled hundreds of women with breast cancer from diagnosis and decision making through recovery and followup. Her knowledge and expertise are available to all women, no matter where they are on their breast cancer journey.

Dr. Finestone's 2015 Community Service

  • Chair - Orange County ASPIRE Symposium
  • Komen Advocates in Science Steering Committee
  • Komen National – Education and Training Working Group Chair
  • Komen Orange County Race Committee
  • Komen Orange County Honor Roll Committee
  • Komen Orange County Survivor Tribute Committee
  • Komen Orange County Survivor Luncheon Committee
  • Rally for the Cure
  • Cochrane Review
  • CalOptima - Member of Community Advisory Committee
  • Walgrens - Grant Review
  • PCORI Grant reviewer
  • Participant – Susan Love Symposium
  • Department of Defense Reviewer
  • Avon Grant Reviewer
  • Komen Orange County Community Grant Reviewer
  • Komen Patient Navigator Reviewer
  • Rally for the Cure Committee Member
  • Tissue Bank Grant Reviewer – University of Indiana
  • Grant Reviewer – Susan Love Foundation
  • Participant – Evidence-Based Guidelines Conference
  • Komen Orange County Public Policy Committee

Purchase a copy of the new book "100 Questions & Answers About Breast Cancer Sensuality, Sexuality and Intimacy", co-written by Michael L. Krychman, MD., Susan Kellogg, PhD, CRNP, and Sandra Finestone PsyD.

Contact Information 

Dr. Sandra Finestone

[email protected]

Phone: 714-401-6495

Location

18025 Sky Park Circle

Suite A

Irvine, CA 92614

From Hope to Healing, You Are Not Alone

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Hope Wellness Center is a program of the Association of Cancer Patient Educators

A non profit 501(c)3 corporation

The Hope Wellness Center website, including all of its links to external resources, is designed to provide general information only. The information expressed on this website should not be construed as medical advice. Its purpose is to educate patients about cancer, with the intention of assisting patients and their loved ones in making informed decisions together with their physician.