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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Texarkana, Texas

Asbestos Exposure in Texarkana, TX

Located in northeast Texas in Bowie County, Texarkana is named for its location on the Texas and Arkansas state line, just a short distance from the Louisiana border. Texarkana, along with its Arkansas counterpart, forms the core of the Texarkana, Texas–Texarkana, Arkansas Metropolitan Statistical Area, encompassing all of Bowie County, Texas and Miller County, Arkansas. While Texarkana is commercially one city, it consists of two separate municipalities, with two mayors and two sets of councilmen and city officials. Residents and visitors enjoy a moderate climate and a variety of recreational and entertainment activities of Texarkana.

Home to approximately 37,000, the city of Texarkana is the transportation, commercial, and industrial center for this Texas-Arkansas area, as well as the hub for portions of Oklahoma and Louisiana; it is also the educational, cultural, and medical center of the metropolitan area. Texarkana continues to grow, its diversified economy is supported by manufacturing, agriculture, medicine, transportation, education and retail. Some of Texarkana's top employers are Red River Army Depot, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, and International Paper.

Through the years, Texarkana, Texas has been home to many manufacturing and industrial jobsites where asbestos containing products were regularly used. Workers and their loved ones exposed to asbestos may be at risk to develop mesothelioma, a type of asbestos cancer. If you were exposed to asbestos in Texarkana and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you should also consider contacting an asbestos law firm.

Other Asbestos Exposure Sites in Texarkana, Texas

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

  • Bf Goodrich
  • Cooper Tire
  • D&Z Lone Star Ammunition Plant
  • Day and Zimmerman Lone Star Division
  • Farmers Fertilizer
  • Federal Correctional Institute
  • International Creosoting & Construction Company
  • International Paper Company
  • Intnatl Cresoting & Contr Company
  • Kerr Mcgee Corp
  • Lone Star Ammunition Plant
  • Lone Star Army Ordnance Plant
  • National Lumber Company
  • Red River Army Depot
  • Red River Arsenal
  • Southern Tie and Timber Treating Company
  • Southwest Construction
  • Stewart Building Mat
  • Texarkana Cotton Oil Corporation
  • Texarkana High School
  • Texarkana Ice Company
  • Texarkana Ordnance Center

Find a Mesothelioma Doctor near Texarkana, Texas

We have gathered below a list of mesothelioma doctors and oncologists who practice in Texas. Click on a specific doctor link to obtain more information about their areas of expertise, background, professional affiliations, and office locations.

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

Baylor College of Medicine
Baylor Clinic
Houston, TX 77030

Baylor College of Medicine
Baylor Clinic
Houston, TX 77030

Scott & White Healthcare
Temple, TX 76508

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX 77030

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX 77030

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Department of Thoracic/Head and Neck Medical Oncology, Unit 432
Houston, TX 77030

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Texarkana, Texas

For your convenience, we have prepared the following list of mesothelioma cancer centers located in Texas. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more detailed information about the resources available at each one.

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX 75390

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX 75390

Temple, TX 76508

Locate Cancer Support Services Near Texarkana

While receiving treatment, mesothelioma patients may find a need for temporary lodging, patient transport, physical therapy or counseling. We have compiled a list of these cancer support services near Texarkana, Texas for your convenience.

Texas Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Lawsuit in Texarkana

Don’t lose your right to file a mesothelioma claim. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in Texarkana, Texas, you may be entitled to compensation. You must file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Texas.

Mesothelioma Law Firms Servicing Texarkana, 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.

Help for Texarkana, Texas Mesothelioma Patients

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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Author: Linda Molinari

Editor in Chief, Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance

Linda Molinari

Reviewer: Jennifer R. Lucarelli

Lawyer for Mesothelioma Victims and Their Families

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