Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Treatment Procedures

Doctor radiation patientHouston Methodist Hospital’s Radiation Oncology department is dedicated to providing advanced treatment options utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and procedures proven through scientific research.  Each patient is offered comprehensive, individualized care that emphasizes patient-physician interaction and informed decision making.

The Radiation Oncology department at Houston Methodist Hospital provides external radiation and brachytherapy for the treatment of cancer and a myriad of benign conditions.

Houston Methodist Hospital was the first facility in the nation to provide Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT), which has become a prevalent treatment form because of its improved radiation dose uniformity.  Today, we continue to provide our patients leading-edge medicine including the most advanced diagnostic and treatment options.

Within the department and through collaboration with other institutions, scientific research is translated into treatment technologies that improve patient outcomes and promote the department’s status as a leader in the field.  Our standard of care is routinely assessed and updated so that the most effective services are implemented at minimal cost to the patient. 

Some of our services include:

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call (713) 790-3333.