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Jorge Darcourt, M.D., MHCM

Jorge Darcourt, M.D., MHCM Photo

Provider Type: Physician

Specialties:
Board Certifications:
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

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Education

  • Fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Residency in Internal Medicine
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX
  • Medical Doctorate
    Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Master of Health Care Management
    Harvard University, Boston, MA
  • Graduate Certificate in Health Care Management
    Rice University, Houston, TX

Research Interest

Dr. Darcourt is interested in the treatment and research of breast and colorectal cancers, as well as genitourinary malignancies such as prostate and bladder cancer. He has participated and collaborated as principal investigator with the development of multiple clinical trials using cutting-edge targeted therapies and immunotherapy treatments aimed to improve patient results and to decrease treatment toxicities. He is passionate about precision medicine and clinical research.

Medical Practice

  • Houston Methodist Hospital System, Associate Director, Houston Methodist Hospital Community Cancer Centers, Houston, TX (2015-2022)
  • Houston Methodist Hospital, Hematology and Medical Oncology Physician, Houston, TX (2012-2022)
  • Oncology Consultants, LLP, Partner, Hematology and Medical Oncology Physician, Houston, TX (2009 – 2012)

Other Information

Dr. Darcourt is married and has two children. His hobbies include reading, running, triathlons, family time, cooking, and traveling. Dr. Darcourt is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.

Accolades & Memberships

  • Principal Investigator National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN) Houston Methodist Hospital
  • Chairman, Department of Medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital Sugar Land (2013-2019)
  • Chief Fellow, Baylor College of Medicine (2008 – 2009)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Harris County Medical Society
  • Houston Super Doctors-Texas Monthly Magazine (2016-Present)
  • Houston Top Doctors-Texas Monthly Magazine (2016-Present)
  • Best of Reader’s Choice Award-Best Oncologist Fort Bend County-Living Magazine (2016, 2018, 2019, 2021)
  • Best of South Texas-Living Magazine (2015)