Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in men and women in the United States, killing more people than breast, prostate, and colon cancer combined.
When you’ve been diagnosed with lung cancer, you want the best team of cancer specialists on your side, working with you. That team is at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
As the only NCI-designated cancer center in North Texas, we treat cancer differently. Using a multidisciplinary approach, we don’t just treat lung cancer, we treat your lung cancer and provide support for you and your family.
Our diverse group of experts – medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists; radiologists; pulmonologists; research scientists; and supportive services professionals – has one goal: to defeat your lung cancer and restore health.
Your lung cancer treatment is comprehensive and individualized to meet your specific needs. Patients are seen initially in Simmons Cancer Center's Medical Oncology Clinic.
Our treatment program includes:
Through our personal programs, you and your family get answers to your questions, gain new coping strategies, and receive emotional and practical support.
For an appointment at our facility in Dallas or for more information about our lung cancer services, request an appointment or call 214-645-8300.