From screenings and diagnosis through treatment and recovery, HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest combines skill and state-of-the-art technology to offer the northwest Houston area communities complete oncology care, close to home.
As with any type of cancer, early detection is key. We offer many advanced diagnostic and preventive health screening services, including specialized breast health screenings and diagnostic 3D mammography through Solis Mammography, a department of HCA Houston Northwest, to provide the best chances of early detection and survival.
For those with a cancer diagnosis, treatment typically includes chemotherapy and other intravenous medications. At our outpatient Infusion Center, we aim to make treatments as comfortable and as convenient as possible. Additionally, we supply our cancer patients with a personal nurse navigator to help guide you through every step of your journey. Nurse navigators are there to answer any questions you may have, translate medical jargon, help schedule appointments and connect you with local resources and support services.
Other essential members of our multidisciplinary cancer team include medical, surgical and radiation oncologists, chemotherapy certified nurses, medical physicists and social workers.
Surgical oncology services at Northwest
In most cases, surgery is combined with other forms of therapies as part of a patient’s required comprehensive plan. Our surgeons support cancer patients by offering a full range of surgical oncology procedures to diagnose, stage and treat many types of cancers, including advanced and complex tumors. Surgical procedures we provide, but are not limited to, include:
- Breast surgery
- Advanced breast reconstruction
- Colorectal cancer surgery
- Gynecologic surgery
- Thoracic surgery
- Urologic cancer care
- Bladder surgery
- Prostate surgery
- Kidney surgery
If you or a loved one is seeking cancer treatment, we invite you to find an oncologists 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