At Austin Cancer Center, we understand that each moment matters, including the time you spend with us. That’s why we treat you with the most advanced technologies and therapies. Our one-of-a-kind care plans are designed to treat your one-of-a-kind life. Our high staff to patient ratio allows us to take the time to truly get to know you as a person, and we are committed to offering timely appointments upon diagnosis. But we don’t stop there. Our nurse navigators, patient care coordinators and genetic counselors are here to guide you and your family through all the uncertainties a cancer diagnosis brings. Everything we do adds up to one big difference that you can see and feel. Because we never forget, you are more than a patient, you’re a person.
Our highly trained and board-certified team has collectively cared for thousands of patients. They are highly recognized among their peers and within the community. And, they are ready to handle even the most challenging cases with the utmost compassion and care.
At Austin Cancer Center, we want to eliminate cancer completely. That's why we participate in clinical trials, and cutting-edge research in collaboration with leading cancer institutions, so we can bring emerging technologies and treatment options home to you, in Austin and the surrounding Central Texas area. The links below will help you learn more about what to expect from some of the most prevalent types of cancer.
Breast cancer is cancer that forms in the cells of the breasts. After skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in women in the United States. Breast cancer can occur in both men and women, but it's far more common in women. Click here for more information on breast cancer: http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/index
Colorectal cancer begins in the colon or the rectum. This type of cancer can be called either colon cancer or rectal cancer depending on where it starts, according to the American Cancer Society. Click here for more information on colorectal cancer: http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/index
Lung cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the lungs. There are several types of lung cancer. Click here for more information on lung cancer: http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcancer/index
Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men after skin cancer. Many treatment options are available for prostate cancer. Click here for more information: http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/index