Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Department of Surgery

Surgical Oncology

Fighting Cancer

Approximately one in two men and one in three women in the United States will develop cancer over his or her lifetime. Early diagnosis and treatment are key to fighting and surviving battles with cancer.

Source: American Cancer Society, Cancer Facts & Figures 2008

Surgical oncologists at Houston Methodist Hospital are recognized experts in the management of a wide range of tumors with specialized focuses in:

  • Breast cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Sarcoma
  • Upper gastrointestinal malignancies
  • Pancreatic cancers
  • Colorectal cancers
  • Hepatobiliary cancers
  • Endocrine tumors

Our highly skilled surgeons provide the most up-to-date, specialized care for patients suffering with cancer. This dedicated team of surgical oncologists works closely with the various disciplines within oncology to develop integrated, individualized treatment plans for patients at each stage of their disease. In addition to surgical oncologists, team members include:

  • Medical oncologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Pathologists
  • Radiologists
  • Plastic/reconstructive surgeons
  • Oncology nursing staff

This combination of effort with focused expertise on each cancer provides the best chance for success in the fight against cancer. For more information on our cancer services, please visit Methodist Hospital Cancer Center.

Contact Us

Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, Texas 77030

Physician Referral: 713-790-3333