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Methodist Cancer Center - Texas Medical Center

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From cancer prevention screenings, initial cancer diagnosis or a second opinion to treatment options and survival, the Methodist Cancer Center is here to care for you.

Methodist Cancer Center brings together some of the world’s most prominent oncologists, surgeons, pathologists, researchers and other specialists to support our mission to fight cancer in all its forms. Through collaboration with the Houston Methodist Research Institute and other institutions in the Texas Medical Center, we build upon each other’s strengths to fight YOUR cancer.

In a compassionate and supportive atmosphere, Houston Methodist oncologists prepare individualized treatment plans for every patient. Every cancer is different, and Houston Methodist can offer patients access to unique clinical trials for a variety of different cancers including breast, prostate, hematology, brain, lung, and gynecological cancers.

Patient Stories



Patient Story: Jack Robichau, Prostate Cancer Survivor


Patient Story: Loretta Moses, Breast Cancer Survivor


Patient Story: Chet Harrod, Prostate Cancer Survivor

News & Video

Nanotech'ed RNA drug reduces ovarian cancer tumors by 83 percent

Nanotech'ed RNA drug reduces ovarian cancer tumors by 83 percent

Houston, TX - 2/13/2013

By loading fragile RNA into silicon nanoparticles, researchers from Houston Methodist Hospital and two other institutions found a new drug delivery system can reduce the size of ovarian tumors by as much as 83 percent -- and stop tumor growth in chemotherapy-resistant ovarian cancer tissue.

The study, conducted in animal models, is published in an upcoming issue of Clinical Cancer Research (now online).

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Nanoparticles that look and act like cells
Houston, TX - 1/31/2013

Screening for Cervical Cancer – Dr. Hailey Hall with Houston Methodist Hospital explains new cervical cancer screenings

http://abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video?id=8969035

January 26, 2013


'Smart bomb' gives patients new hope

Clinical trial for breast cancer treatment shows promise

Houston Chronicle | January 23, 2013

http://www.chron.com/default/article/Smart-bomb-gives-patients-new-hope-4217467.php


Houston Methodist and Remeditex LLC work to develop brain tumor drug

Houston, TX - 12/19/2012


Tumor-causing cells are squishier

Houston, TX - 11/2/2012