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Welcome to the Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC), the premier cancer treatment and research center in San Antonio, TX. The Cancer Therapy & Research Center is a total patient care system comprised of break-through research, state-of-the-art tools and technology, along with multidisciplinary clinical care delivered through a team of world-class physicians, cancer doctors, laboratory scientists and other medical professionals.
It is our greatest hope to find a cure for cancer through research, prevention and treatment. We believe in caring for the whole person. A cancer diagnosis impacts more than your physical health. Cancer can affect your emotional well-being, career, stamina, and appearance. The cancer doctors at our facility understand how difficult cancer can be for a family.
Our medical team works closely with you to design a treatment plan around your life. Providing the most up-to-date treatment options, the Cancer Therapy & Research Center is fully committed to ending cancer. To learn more about our unique life-saving treatments, breakthrough therapies, and about participating in a cancer clinical trial contact one of our doctors.
The Cancer Therapy &
Research Center is the only designated NCI cancer
center in San Antonio, TX. The National Cancer
Institute has given this prestigious distinction to only 67 cancer
centers nationwide and only four in Texas. As a radiation treatment
center that is the top of its field, this means you'll be receiving
some of the best treatment in the country from a cancer doctor at
What does this
mean for you? It means patients have access to the latest
information and discoveries through the NCI, and access to its
pipeline of exciting new treatment possibilities. At our NCI
designated cancer center, patients are offered convenient
treatments in a multidisciplinary clinic. Every patient will
be able to meet with all health professionals. You'll primarily see
your cancer doctor and surgeon. Further down the line, you will see
a nutritionist and radiation therapist to discuss treatment
options. The NCI cancer center suggests that you see a psychologist
Our cancer center is constantly making advances in treatment options and radiation therapy innovations. The Cancer Therapy & Research Center is a state-of-the-art radiation treatment and therapy center. We understand there are many questions you will have when you are diagnosed with cancer. The symptoms of cancer can be confusing and frustrating. At the Cancer Therapy & Research Center, we want patients to know who we are, what we do, and how we do it. We help you make informed decisions that will impact you, your family, and the people around you.
Our support services include a wellness center that caters to delivering education on the current cure for cancer research. There are support groups and spiritual support services that you can attend. Our doctors highly suggest you enroll in a class that provides you with stress relaxation. From coordinating treatment visits, managing side effects, and providing emotional support, our support services will help relieve the stress and anxiety that can often take a toll on the patient and family. We take great pride in our center strive to provide many amenities to make your stay as comfortable as possible.
The Cancer Therapy & Research Center provides care and treatment for all types of cancer. Our diverse team of specialists treats even the most complex cancer cases. For more information on symptoms of cancer or to view radiation treatment technologies please call us today.
Are you looking to participate in a cancer clinical trial offered at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center? The Cancer Therapy & Research Center offers a list of cancer trials in San Antonio, TX. To view a cancer clinical trial by name, cancer type, category, or by phase I and II, please click here. We are more than happy to discuss guidelines, criteria, and enrollment with you.
A cancer clinical trial is a research study that brings researchers, doctors, nurses, data analysts, and cancer centers together to prevent, detect, diagnose, and treat cancer. Our specialized teams provide personalized therapy and support to you and your family through every step of evaluation and treatment.
Experience the Cancer Therapy & Research Center approach. Regardless of the service or the department, at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center the patient remains at the center. It’s how we help you choose life over cancer. To learn more about our efforts to find a cure for cancer, multidisciplinary clinic, personalized care plans, symptoms of cancer and to receive the best treatment medicine can offer and the compassionate support to see it through, trust the Cancer Therapy & Research Center.
Proudly serving San Antonio,
CTRC is a total patient care system comprised of break-through research, state-of-the-art tools and technology, along with multidisciplinary clinical care delivered through a team of world-class physicians, laboratory scientists, and other medical professionals; we are the region’s only NCI-designated cancer center.
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THE Answer for Cancer
Sunday, May 11, 2014 * Special Event Location
Delicious Cancer Prevention
Cooking Demonstration & Discusssion
9: 30 am - 12 pm
Quarry Farmer's Market
225 E. Basse Rd. near Whole Foods
Thursday, August 14, 2014 * Special Event Location
Free Skin Screening
5: 30 - 7: 30 pm
CTRC Dermatology Clinic
3rd Floor, Grossman Building
Thursday, October 9, 2014
The Fearless Female's Guide to Hormone Therapy, Fertility Preservation& the Latest on Reproductive Cancers
Dr. Jennifer Knudtson and Dr. Georgia McCann
6 - 7: 30 pm
CTRC Mabee Conference Room
4th Floor, Grossman Building
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Prostate Cancer: Understanding the Recent PSA Controversy& Calculating Your Risk
Dr. Ian M. Thompson, Jr.
6 - 7:30 pm
CTRC Mabee Conference Room
4th Floor, Grossman Building