Texas Mesothelioma Doctors, Cancer Centers and Treatment
Mesothelioma patients who live in Texas have access to quality mesothelioma treatment options in state. Conventional mesothelioma treatments available in Texas include surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation. Beyond these conventional treatments, clinical trials may currently be recruiting malignant mesothelioma patients in Texas.
We provide a list of top mesothelioma doctors that practice in Texas as well as the top cancer care centers in the state. A list of local cancer support services has been included as well for your convenience. Learn more about health care options available to you in Texas here.
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Mesothelioma Cancer Centers in Texas
Quality cancer treament services are available at the following mesothelioma cancer centers in Texas. More detailed information about each cancer center is available by clicking on the appropriate cancer center detail link.
Baylor Scott & White Health located in Dallas, Texas is one of the top 15 teaching hospitals in the country and specializes in mesothelioma treatment.
Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Research is among the best mesothelioma cancer centers in the nation with top doctors providing state of the art cancer treatment for patients.
The Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center is located in Dallas, Texas at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and specializes in mesothelioma cancer treatment.
The Mesothelioma Treatment Center at The Lung Institute at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas is led by Dr. David Sugarbaker who specializes in treating mesothelioma.
San Antonio, TX
The Mays Cancer Center at UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center is a leading cancer clinic where some of the best mesothelioma doctors in the country provide quality cancer treatment for patients.
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is a leading mesothelioma cancer center where some of the best doctors in the country provide quality cancer treatment for patients.
Find a Mesothelioma Doctor in Texas
We have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that practice in the state of Texas. Please click on the doctor’s name to obtain more information about his/her background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.
Dr. Kemp Kernstine is Chairman, Division of Thoracic Surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas where he specializes in diagnosing and treating mesothelioma.
Dr. Bryan Burt is a general thoracic surgeon at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas who has a special interest in treating mesothelioma patients.
Dr. Shawn S. Groth is a thoracic surgeon who specializes in minimally invasive thoracic surgeries. He treats patients with both benign and malignant disorders, including malignant pleural mesothelioma.
Dr. Robert Taylor Ripley is a Thoracic Surgeon at the Mesothelioma Treatment Center at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, treating patients with mesothelioma.
Dr. Cesar Moran is a recognized specialist and researcher for mesothelioma at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center.
Dr. Kanwal P.S. Raghav is a professor in the Department of Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Texas.
Dr. David Rice is an Associate Professor and Assistant Surgeon at The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center where he serves as the director of the Minimally Invasive Surgery and Mesothelioma programs.
Dr. Anne S. Tsao is board certified in medical oncology specializing in thoracic, head and neck oncology and is director of the Mesothelioma Program at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Mesothelioma patients sometimes will travel long distances to meet with top mesothelioma doctors and thoracic surgeons across the country. These experts will usually focus on a particular mesothelioma type within their practice.
Mesothelioma Clinical Trials in Texas
The following clinical trials are in progress or actively recruiting participants in the state of Texas:
Arginase Inhibitor INCB001158 as a Single Agent and in Combination With Immune Checkpoint Therapy in Patients With Advanced/Metastatic Solid Tumors
Conditions: Metastatic Cancer; Solid Tumors; Colorectal Cancer (CRC); Gastric Cancer; Head and Neck Cancer; Lung Cancer; Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC); Bladder Cancer; UC (Urothelial Cancer); Mesothelioma Last Updated: July 11, 2019 Status: Recruiting Locations: Houston, TX. San Antonio, TX. Mobile, AL. Scottsdale, AZ. Tucson, AZ. Baltimore, MD. Boston, MA. Detroit, MI. Nashville, TN. Washington, DC.
A Clinical Study of Anetumab Ravtansine in Adults With Solid Tumors Who Have Been Treated in Previous Bayer-sponsored Anetumab Ravtansine Studies
Conditions: Cancer Last Updated: July 10, 2019 Status: Recruiting Locations: Dallas, TX. La Jolla, CA. Chicago, IL. Bethesda, MD. Charleston, SC. Nashville, TN.
Conditions: Acinar Cell Carcinoma; Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma; Adrenal Cortex Carcinoma; Adrenal Gland Pheochromocytoma; Anal Canal Neuroendocrine Carcinoma; Anal Canal Undifferentiated Carcinoma; Angiosarcoma; Apocrine Neoplasm; Appendix Mucinous Adenocarcinoma; Bartholin Gland Transitional Cell Carcinoma; Basal Cell Carcinoma; Bladder Adenocarcinoma; Cervical Adenocarcinoma; Cervical Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma; Cholangiocarcinoma; Chordoma; Colorectal Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Desmoid-Type Fibromatosis; Endometrial Transitional Cell Carcinoma; Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma; Esophageal Neuroendocrine Carcinoma; Esophageal Undifferentiated Carcinoma; Extrahepatic Bile Duct Carcinoma; Extramammary Paget Disease; Fallopian Tube Adenocarcinoma; Fallopian Tube Transitional Cell Carcinoma; Fibromyxoid Tumor; Gallbladder Carcinoma; Gastric Neuroendocrine Carcinoma; Gastric Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Gastric Undifferentiated Carcinoma; Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor; Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor; Giant Cell Carcinoma; Intestinal Neuroendocrine Carcinoma; Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma; Lung Carcinoid Tumor; Lung Sarcomatoid Carcinoma; Major Salivary Gland Carcinoma; Malignant Odontogenic Neoplasm; Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor; Malignant Testicular Sex Cord-Stromal Tumor; Metaplastic Breast Carcinoma; Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm of Unknown Primary; Minimally Invasive Lung Adenocarcinoma; Mixed Mesodermal (Mullerian) Tumor; Mucinous Adenocarcinoma; Mucinous Cystadenocarcinoma; Nasal Cavity Adenocarcinoma; Nasal Cavity Carcinoma; Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma; Nasopharyngeal Papillary Adenocarcinoma; Nasopharyngeal Undifferentiated Carcinoma; Oral Cavity Carcinoma; Oropharyngeal Undifferentiated Carcinoma; Ovarian Adenocarcinoma; Ovarian Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma; Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Ovarian Mucinous Adenocarcinoma; Ovarian Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Ovarian Transitional Cell Carcinoma; Pancreatic Acinar Cell Carcinoma; Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Carcinoma; Paraganglioma; Paranasal Sinus Adenocarcinoma; Paranasal Sinus Carcinoma; Parathyroid Gland Carcinoma; PEComa; Peritoneal Mesothelioma; Pituitary Gland Carcinoma; Placental Choriocarcinoma; Primary Peritoneal High Grade Serous Adenocarcinoma; Pseudomyxoma Peritonei; Rare Disorder; Scrotal Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Seminal Vesicle Adenocarcinoma; Seminoma; Serous Cystadenocarcinoma; Small Intestinal Adenocarcinoma; Small Intestinal Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Solid Neoplasm; Spindle Cell Neoplasm; Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Penis; Teratoma With Somatic-Type Malignancy; Testicular Non-Seminomatous Germ Cell Tumor; Thyroid Gland Carcinoma; Tracheal Carcinoma; Transitional Cell Carcinoma; Ureter Adenocarcinoma; Ureter Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Urethral Adenocarcinoma; Urethral Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Vaginal Adenocarcinoma; Vaginal Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Not Otherwise Specified; Vulvar Carcinoma Last Updated: July 8, 2019 Status: Recruiting Locations: Bryan, TX. Dallas, TX. Fort Worth, TX. Houston, TX. San Antonio, TX. Birmingham, AL. Mobile, AL. Anchorage, AK. Fairbanks, AK. Kingman, AZ.
Atezolizumab, Pemetrexed Disodium, Cisplatin, and Surgery With or Without Radiation Therapy in Treating Patients With Stage I-III Pleural Malignant Mesothelioma
Conditions: Biphasic Mesothelioma; Epithelioid Mesothelioma; Stage I Pleural Malignant Mesothelioma AJCC v7; Stage IA Pleural Malignant Mesothelioma AJCC v7; Stage IB Pleural Malignant Mesothelioma AJCC v7; Stage II Pleural Malignant Mesothelioma AJCC v7; Stage III Pleural Malignant Mesothelioma AJCC v7 Last Updated: July 4, 2019 Status: Recruiting Locations: Bryan, TX. Dallas, TX. Houston, TX. Nassau Bay, TX. Sugar Land, TX. The Woodlands, TX. Phoenix, AZ. Scottsdale, AZ. Hot Springs, AR. Arroyo Grande, CA.
Randomized, Double-blind Study Comparing Tremelimumab to Placebo in Subjects With Unresectable Malignant Mesothelioma
Conditions: Unresectable Pleural or Peritoneal Malignant Mesothelioma Last Updated: July 2, 2019 Status: Active, not recruiting Locations: Dallas, TX. Houston, TX. Scottsdale, AZ. La Jolla, CA. Los Angeles, CA. San Francisco, CA. Santa Monica, CA. New Haven, CT. Newark, DE. Tampa, FL.
Texas Cancer Support Services
The following cancer support services may be of help to you while you are receiving treatment for mesothelioma in Texas. Support services for mesothelioma patients include patient transport, temporary housing, physical therapy and counseling.
Texas Treatment Support Services
Counseling & Support Groups
Uptown Dallas Counseling
UT Health Counseling Services
- Uptown Dallas Counseling
The Ballard House
- The Ballard House
- RR Transportation
Path to Health Transportation
Trinity Care Transportation
- Path to Health Transportation
Cancer Rehab Austin
Forte Wellness & Rehabilitation Center
- Cancer Rehab Austin