UT Southwestern Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center – Fort Worth
Who We Are
UT Southwestern’s renowned Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center now offers its leading-edge treatment at the Moncrief Cancer Institute in Fort Worth. One of only 68 nationally designated cancer centers in the country, UT Southwestern is home to many of the nation’s top cancer specialists.
Physicians, surgeons, oncologists, therapists, and more work in tandem to carry out groundbreaking research and deliver the latest, most promising therapies to fight your cancer. And now, that world-class care is conveniently located close to home in Fort Worth.
What We Treat
We offer 13 major cancer care programs, each providing a wide range of integrated, patient-focused services:
- Brain tumors
- Breast cancer
- Cancer genetics
- Gastrointestinal cancer
- Gynecologic cancer
- Head and neck cancer
- Lung cancer
Services We Provide
You will receive the same high-quality, specialized cancer care from our multidisciplinary team of experts without having to travel to our Dallas campus. Lab services, imaging, radiology, infusion, medical oncology appointments, and an oncology specialty retail pharmacy will all be located in our Fort Worth clinic.
Meet the Doctors
Jay Lohrey, M.D., medical oncologist, helps bring NCI-designated cancer care to Fort Worth and sees patients in this clinic full time. If you choose to receive care in Fort Worth, Dr. Lohrey and our experienced staff will seamlessly coordinate your care with other members of your care team in Dallas.
Samira Syed, M.D., joins our Fort Worth location as the newest member of our Simmons Cancer Center team. A medical oncologist who specializes in breast cancer and gastro-intestinal malignancy, Dr. Syed and her experienced staff emphasize patient and family-centered care at our Fort Worth location, ensuring your comfort and well-being under her care. By coordinating treatment with your Dallas-based care team, Dr. Syed and her team can work to ensure better outcomes for patients in the metroplex area.