Houston Methodist Neal Cancer Center at West

Our experts believe there's a better approach to cancer care that heals all of you.

At Houston Methodist Dr. Mary and Ron Neal Cancer Center at West, our specialists treat every aspect of your cancer. Leading oncologists work with our specialists across disciplines to minimize cancer’s effects on major organs. Our caring staff provides residents of West Houston, Katy and the surrounding communities with expert cancer services — including screenings, genetic testing, second opinions, diagnostics, cutting-edge treatments and technology, access to clinical trials and patient support. 

Why Choose Houston Methodist Neal Cancer Center at West

The benefits of choosing our cancer care team at West include:

  • Expert cancer care close to home
  • Specialists who work together as a team to design and deliver the most effective treatment plan for you
  • Treatment leveraging the most advanced technology and techniques available, including robotic-assisted surgical techniques and cancer reconstructive surgery
  • Oncology nurse navigators who provide support through and beyond your recovery
  • Screenings and educational events to help prevent cancer

Access to Cutting-Edge Clinical Trials Close to Home

Our physicians support numerous cancer-specific clinical trials, meaning you may have access to new and potentially promising treatments that aren't available elsewhere.

Cancers We Treat at Houston Methodist Neal Cancer Center at West:



See a complete list of cancers treated at all of our hospitals.

We offer a wide variety of treatment options including surgery, systemic therapies and innovative radiation therapies. Unlike other cancer centers, we perform advanced surgery and reconstruction procedures in the Katy-West Houston area, so you can get comprehensive cancer care close to home. We were one of the first in West Houston to offer retzius-sparing robotic prostate surgery.


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Oncology Nurse Navigators & Cancer Genetic Counselors

Your oncology nurse navigator is available to enhance your care by guiding you through the cancer care process from diagnosis through survivorship. Our cancer genetic counselor is available to counsel patients and their families about their hereditary risk of developing cancer.

Letty Riley, MSN, RN, CEN — West Houston

Letty has 30 years of experience as a registered nurse in a variety of roles and settings. She joined Houston Methodist West Hospital in 2012 and currently serves as an oncology nurse navigator for breast cancer patients at Houston Methodist Neal Cancer Center at West. Her expertise, as well as her strong beliefs in the value of patient- and family-centered care, perfectly suit her as she helps breast cancer patients navigate cancer care. Letty has a master’s degree in nursing administration and certifications in advanced cardiac life support and emergency nursing. Call Letty at 832.522.8110.

Kaitlin Stokes, MS, CGC — West Houston

Kaitlin is a board-certified genetic counselor who has a special interest in cancer genetics, especially in the hereditary aspects. She counsels families who may have a hereditary susceptibility to cancer. She is passionate about helping patients understand their personal risk for developing cancer, because, in many cases, there are steps that can be taken to decrease their cancer risk. She is committed to empowering patients to make informed health care decisions by providing information about the cancer risk reduction and prevention measures that are currently available. You can schedule an appointment with Kaitlin by calling 832.522.2873.

LUNG CANCER SCREENING PROGRAM

Designation Lung Cancer Screening Center

We are an accredited Lung Cancer Screening Center by the American College of Radiology. Our goal is to help high-risk individuals receive a diagnosis and treatment plan early on, when the disease is easier to treat and possibly cure.
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BREAST CANCER SCREENING

Cancer survivor celebrating life

Our Breast Care Center has achieved the highest accreditation as a Breast Center of Excellence from the American College of Radiology. Our staff is made up of dedicated team members who focus solely on breast cancer screening, diagnostics and biopsies.
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Our cancer experts are here to help

Watch the video to learn more about Houston Methodist Neal Cancer Center at West.
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As an American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer-accredited facility, we adhere to comprehensive quality standards that guide treatment and ensure patient-centered care. As part of our accreditation, we must complete a critical self-assessment that leads to quality improvements and innovations in patient care.

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