Liver cancer is a relatively common cancer in South Texas. The reason for the increase in cases is not readily apparent.
Why choose UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center for liver cancer?
UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center houses a unique multidisciplinary clinic, the Texas Liver Tumor Center. The Texas Liver Tumor Center was formed as a partnership between University Health System, UT Health San Antonio and Texas Liver Institute, with the intent of creating a unique, advanced healthcare system to treat a wide variety of liver tumors.
The Liver Tumor Center team is comprised of our highly experienced and knowledgeable staff including:
- Clinical Coordinator
- Medical Oncologist
- Interventional Radiologist
- Social Workers
Our multidisciplinary liver cancer team offers screening, treatment and counseling regarding all options. For additional information visit the Texas Liver Tumor Center's website.
We are the only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center in Central and South Texas. The cancer center offers care delivered by teams specializing in all phases of clinical trials. Clinical trials are available for patients who have just been diagnosed and never been treated. Clinical trials are also available for patients who have had prior treatments.
The cancer center offers experimental treatments and first-in-human clinical trials under special programs for patients who qualify.
Make an appointment
To request an appointment with our team or to make a referral to one of our physicians, please call the main number: 210-743-4306 or 1-888-336-9633 or email LiverTumorCenter@uhs-sa.com.