At HCA Houston Healthcare Medical Center, we are committed to caring for patients with purpose and integrity — especially when it comes to those with cancer. We provide a full range of oncology care, from education to reconstruction surgery and rehabilitation.

Your treatment plan may include a combination of treatments and therapies. To help you navigate through it all, our patients have access to an oncology nurse navigator. These specialized nurses work closely with you and the rest of your team to answer questions, schedule appointments and direct you to additional resources and support services.

Other essential members of your multidisciplinary oncology team include medical, surgical and radiation oncologists, radiation therapists, physicists, social workers and more.

Medical Center surgical oncology services

Surgery is typically required to diagnose cancer, determine its stage of development and treat it. From biopsy to tumor removal and reconstruction surgery, our surgeons use the most advanced techniques and technologies. Surgical oncology procedures we provide, but are not limited to, include:

  • Breast surgery
    • Advanced breast reconstruction
  • Colorectal cancer surgery
  • Gynecologic oncology surgery
  • Thoracic surgery
  • Urologic cancer care
    • Bladder surgery
    • Prostate surgery
    • Kidney surgery

If you are seeking cancer treatment or a second opinion, we invite you to find an oncologist and learn more about our services.

Oncology at HCA Houston Healthcare

Oncology refers to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Oncology treatments may include chemotherapy, radiation, medication or surgery. Oncologists can specialize in one of three fields of oncology: medical, radiation or surgery.

Learn about Oncology