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:
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: May 22, 2019 Status: Recruiting Locations: Bryan, TX. Houston, TX. Nassau Bay, TX. Sugar Land, TX. The Woodlands, TX. Phoenix, AZ. Scottsdale, AZ. Hot Springs, AR. Arroyo Grande, CA. Duarte, CA.
Study of Pembrolizumab (MK-3475) in Participants With Advanced Solid Tumors (MK-3475-158/KEYNOTE-158)
Conditions: Advanced Cancer Last Updated: May 22, 2019 Status: Recruiting Locations: Houston, TX. Duarte, CA. Los Angeles, CA. San Francisco, CA. Aurora, CO. Orlando, FL. Baltimore, MD. Bethesda, MD. Rockville, MD. Boston, MA.
A Study of Rebastinib (DCC-2036) in Combination With Carboplatin in Patients With Advanced or Metastatic Solid Tumors
Conditions: Locally Advanced or Metastatic Solid Tumor Last Updated: May 21, 2019 Status: Recruiting Locations: Houston, TX. San Antonio, TX. San Francisco, CA. Santa Monica, CA.
Ph 2/3 Study in Subjects With MPM w/Low ASS 1 Expression to Assess ADI-PEG 20 With Pemetrexed and Cisplatin
Conditions: Mesothelioma Last Updated: May 17, 2019 Status: Recruiting Locations: Houston, TX. Phoenix, AZ. Los Angeles, CA. San Francisco, CA. Tampa, FL. Chicago, IL. Baltimore, MD. Detroit, MI. Rochester, MN. New York, NY.
Brentuximab Vedotin in Treating Patients With CD30+ Malignant Mesothelioma That Cannot Be Removed by Surgery
Conditions: CD30-Positive Neoplastic Cells Present; Malignant Mesothelioma Last Updated: May 16, 2019 Status: Recruiting Locations: Houston, TX.
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