Texas Oncology-Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center
In March 2011, Texas Oncology-Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center will move to an expansive new facility in Dallas, Texas.
Diagnostic capabilities such as PET/CT are available on site. Best-in-class cancer treatments offered at the new facility include radiation oncology technologies such as SRS, LDR, HDR, IGRT, IMRT, and hyperthermia, among others.
Enhanced Patient Care and Experience
The new Dallas facility spans more than 180,000 square feet and includes three floors. The center was designed with patients in mind and includes 100 exam rooms and 128 chemotherapy treatment stations to minimize wait times and enhance the treatment experience for patients overall.
The facility will treat all types of cancer, from the most prevalent forms such as breast, prostate, skin, head and neck, and lung to rare cancers such as sarcomas and central nervous system malignancies. Beyond expert medical care, patients will have access to on-site pharmacy services and educational, financial, nutritional, and support group programs throughout treatment. Patients also benefit from complementary medicine and a survivorship clinic. The new center will also feature an outdoor garden, chapel, boutique, restaurant, and coffee shop.
Innovative Research and Clinical Trials
Texas Oncology-Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center patients have expanded access to research that increases and enhances treatment options. This includes some of the most promising national clinical trials for a broad range of cancers. Through its affiliation with US Oncology and the US Oncology Research network, Texas Oncology participates in innovative clinical trials from Phase I through Phase IV, and has played a role in the development of 48 Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved cancer therapies. For more information about clinical trials, click here.
If you are a newly-diagnosed patient, our website offers important resources. The reference area details the types of cancer treatments available for many types of cancer. You’ll also find a glossary of cancer terms and a helpful video about what to expect during chemotherapy.
The new cancer center is located adjacent to the current facility, at 3410 Worth Street, Dallas, TX 75246. The center can be reached at 214-370-1000.
Please click here for a map of the campus.