Hope for Cancer Patients Through Advanced Technologies
The opening of Texas Center for Proton Therapy will bring innovative proton therapy to cancer patients in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, nearby states and across the country.
New MRI and PET/CT Available
Beginning the first week of August, MRI and PET/CT imaging will be available at Texas Center for Proton Therapy for all patients needing advanced diagnostic imaging. Learn more.
The First Proton Therapy Center in North Texas
Opening in late 2015, the Texas Center for Proton Therapy will offer three proton therapy rooms, including two rotational gantries and one fixed beam room, as well as extended treatment hours to conveniently accommodate patient needs. The Center is also planning to provide the most advanced form of proton beam therapy — pencil beam scanning.
Bringing advancement like this into our community- based practice is a hallmark of our approach.” R. Steven Paulson, M.D.
Chairman and president of Texas Oncology
The Texas Center for Proton Therapy will offer a complete suite of oncology services including treatment targeting and planning, disease staging, adaptive treatment planning, follow-up evaluations, on- and off-site patient support services and concierge services for out-of-town patients.
As part of its dedication to innovative research, the Center will also provide patients the opportunity to participate in national clinical trials. A sophisticated team of healthcare professionals will carefully monitor and evaluate developments in cancer research to ensure patients receive the latest and most comprehensive information on treatment advancements.