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Chest Cancer Research and Treatment Center

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Treating Lung, Esophageal and Other Cancers of the Chest

If you or someone you love is facing a diagnosis of lung, esophageal or another cancer of the chest, turn to experts at the Chest Cancer Research and Treatment Center, an integral part of Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center at Dallas. Our dedicated, comprehensive cancer team will apply advanced medicine, treatments and research to bring hope and healing to our patients and their caregivers. Our patients come first, and we work together to provide quality and compassionate care.

Cancers Treated

Our team specializes in the treatment of cancers of the chest, including:

Our Team Approach

Every patient has a personalized plan of care, which is discussed with a team of multidisciplinary experts at our cancer conferences where we collaboratively discuss, evaluate and recommend the most appropriate treatment plan for each unique patient.

In addition to physician and nursing experts, the care team at the Chest Cancer Research and Treatment Center includes specialists in the following areas:

Treatment Options

Treatment plans for patients with cancers of the chest will be determined by their care team based on the patient's personal preferences, age, medical history, cancer type and stage of cancer. Patients can be treated with any combination of:

  • Surgery
  • ​Chemotherapy
  • Radiation therapies
  • Targeted therapies​​
  • Pain management
  • Clinical trials

Lung Cancer Screening Program

Know your risk. Know your options. For those at high risk for lung cancer, Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center offers a lung cancer screening program to screen and diagnose lung cancer before symptoms develop.

Learn More About the Screening Program

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