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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Sherman, Texas

Located 60 miles north of Dallas at the crossroads of U.S. 75 and U.S. 82, Sherman is a city in and the county seat of Grayson County in the northeast region of Texas. Sherman is a community of more than 36,000 residents, its close proximity to Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex offers the amenities of a big city, yet still retains a slower-paced and friendly atmosphere of a small town. Sherman also has a richly diverse history. It is home to many Fortune 100 industries as well as to Austin College, and offers a variety of recreational opportunities including bass fishing, sailing, camping, and hiking at nearby Lake Texoma, one of the largest reservoirs in Texas.

By the mid-1920s, Sherman had fifty-four industrial plants producing such goods as flour, cottonseed oil, and hardware. Thus, the city earned the nickname, "Fifth Industrial City of Texas", despite the fact that actually ranked sixth in Texas in value of annual production. With thirty-two wholesale establishments, 410 businesses, six private academies and colleges, as well as six public elementary schools and two public high schools, Sherman had the distinction of being recognized as one of the state's leading educational and industrial centers. By the 1970s, Sherman was the home of about forty manufacturing plants that produced products ranging from salad oils and shortenings to disposable hospital products and integrated circuits. In 1990, approximately 600 businesses employed the local workforce. The manufacturing community remained at about forty producers, producing such goods as clothing, rifles, coffee, meats, hospital products, and electronic components. By 2000, the number of residents had increased to 35,082, and the number of businesses increased to 1,953. Today, major companies in Sherman include ActiTech, Texas Instruments, Procter & Gamble, Tyson, Fisher Controls, Kaiser Aluminum, and Consolidated Container.

Sherman, Texas has numerous jobsites where asbestos containing products were known to be used, particularly in manufacturing and construction settings. Workers and their loved ones who were exposed to asbestos in Sherman may be at risk to develop mesothelioma. If you or a loved one have been exposed to asbestos in Sherman, you may benefit by seeking counsel from a mesothelioma attorney.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Sherman

If you worked at any of these companies and/or job sites in Sherman, Texas, you may have been exposed to harmful asbestos which is known to cause mesothelioma cancer.

  • Actitech
  • Anderson, Clayton and Company
  • Burlington Industries Sherman Plant
  • Diamond Mill Company
  • Frith-Epperson, Inc.
  • Ice Storage House
  • Johnson and Johnson Medical Inc
  • Oscar Mayer Foods Corp
  • Philip Morris Management
  • Sherman Chamber Foundation Inc
  • Sherman Manufacturing Company
  • Standard Oil Company of Tx
  • Wilson N. Jones Hospital
  • Wj Smith Wood Preserving

Sherman, Texas Mesothelioma Doctors

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors and oncologists that practice within a 100-mile radius of Sherman, Texas. Click on a specific doctor link to obtain more information about their areas of expertise, background, professional affiliations, office locations and contact information.

Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Care Center
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX 75390

Distance: 58.6 miles

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Sherman, Texas

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers within a 100-mile radius of Sherman, Texas. Click on a specific cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, affiliated mesothelioma doctors and how to contact the cancer center.

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX 75390

Distance: 58.6 miles

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX 75390

Distance: 58.6 miles

Locate Cancer Support Services Near Sherman

Cancer support services for mesothelioma patients include patient transport, temporary housing, physical therapy and counseling. The following local services may be of help to you while you are receiving treatment for mesothelioma.

Texas Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Sherman, Texas

If you were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in Sherman, Texas and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you may be entitled to compensation. Don’t lose your right to file a lawsuit to hold those responsible accountable. You must act quickly and file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Texas.

Asbestos Law Firms Servicing Sherman, Texas

Dean, Omar & Branham, LLP is a law firm dedicated to using the legal profession to make our community safer. When someone is badly hurt because someone else did not act reasonably, we are here to help provide whatever justice the legal system can give the family who has been wronged.

Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney and Meisenkothen is a national law firm recognized for its representation of over 3,000 hardworking men and women who have been exposed to asbestos and diagnosed with mesothelioma. ELSM's experience in asbestos litigation spans four decades.

At Gori Julian and Associates, P.C., we have handled hundreds of mesothelioma lawsuits on behalf of people throughout the United States. This experience allows us to choose jurisdiction in which to file your case based on many factors including but not limited to state of residence, jobsites, and previous and current employers.

As one of the nation’s leading mesothelioma law firms, Simmons Hanly Conroy has a proven track record. Every mesothelioma lawyer at the firm is committed to helping families affected by mesothelioma and asbestos-related diseases.

Simon Greenstone Panatier Barlett, PC Our is comprised of experienced trial attorneys who possess knowledge and familiarity with asbestos-related diseases. We believe that those injured by careless asbestos exposure have the right to fair recompense for their suffering, and we are committed to holding the reckless companies responsible.

Resources for Mesothelioma Patients in Sherman

Asbestos-Related News in Texas

Researchers Test New Heated Intraoperative Chemotherapy Combination for Pleural Mesothelioma

Houston, Texas - August 08, 2018

Researchers tested the efficacy of surgery and a heated intraoperative chemotherapy solution for pleural mesothelioma. Find the results at

Arp Schools Replacing Asbestos Pipes

Arp, Texas - October 12, 2017

Arp Schools have begun replacing their asbestos pipes and seeking another water source in the meantime.

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