Redding Cancer Treatment Center Welcomes Dr. Maja K. Sandberg

April 27, 2016

REDDING, Calif. – April 27, 2016 – Redding Cancer Treatment Center is proud to announce the addition of Maja K. Sandberg M.D., F.A.C.S., to its facility. Dr. Sandberg is a Board Certified Surgeon whose specialty is breast surgery. She will be joining Vicki Philben, M.D., F.A.C.S., a Surgical Oncologist specializing in breast cancer surgery, and Matthew Allen, M.D., a Radiation Oncologist.  

Dr. Sandberg earned both her bachelor’s and medical degrees from the University of Iowa. She went on to perform her residency in general surgery at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics. She also completed a fellowship in vascular surgery.

“Dr. Sandberg is an accomplished surgeon and we are lucky to have her experience and skill set in this practice,” said Dr. Philben.

“Having Dr. Sandberg on board expands our ability to serve breast cancer patients in the North State. She will be a tremendous asset to our team,” adds Dr. Matthew Allen. 

Dr. Sandberg is a member of the Cancer Committee and the Cancer Liaison Physician at Mercy Medical Center in Redding, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons, the American Medical Association, Association of Women Surgeons and the American Society of Breast Disease.

Redding Cancer Treatment Center, a 21st Century Oncology affiliate, is located at 963 Butte Street in Redding, which is where Dr. Philben, Dr. Allen, and now Dr. Sandberg will be located. 21st Century Oncology has additional facilities in Redding, including Solace Cancer Care, a joint venture medical oncology office with Dignity Healthcare at 310 Hartnell Ave. A 21st Century Oncology joint venture medical oncology office with Dignity Healthcare at Mercy Hospital is also located at 310 Hartnell Ave. 21st Century Oncology has a radiation oncology facility in Mt. Shasta.

For more information about our services, visit or call (530) 244-3921.

About 21st Century Oncology

21st Century Oncology is the largest global provider of Integrated Cancer Care services that strongly believes in fighting for patients like an army and caring for them like a family. Operating as one dream team in the crusade against cancer, the company employs or is affiliated with nearly 1,000 physicians globally to deliver the most advanced, integrated, and compassionate cancer care in personal and convenient settings. Headquartered in Fort Myers, FL, 21st Century Oncology operates 165 treatment centers, including 129 centers located in 15 U.S. states. In addition, the company operates 36 centers located in eight countries in Latin America. For more information, please visit


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