The Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio offers a unique hematology multi-disciplinary team approach to patients. CTRC is home to the only academic hematology service in South Texas.
Our teams of lymphoma, myeloma and leukemia experts will give you undivided attention and the full benefit of their extensive skill. We work together to ensure you receive the very best care and access to a very active state-of-the-art research program. Many drugs and therapies that now are standard care for hematological (blood) malignancies were developed at the CTRC.
We offer the most advanced treatments for every type of hematological malignancy. These include:
At the CTRC, we strive to provide care for the whole person, not just the disease. We offer support and wellness services geared to meet each patient's individual needs. CTRC is the only NCI-designated cancer center in South Texas, offering patients access to clinical trials that cannot be found anywhere else. If you have been diagnosed with a hematological malignancy, or if the cancer has returned, we can help.
CTRC's team of highly trained pathologists focus on accurate diagnosis and staging of all types of hematological malignancies, even rare and complex varieties. Their extensive, specialized experience means they have the highest level of skill, using the latest equipment and technologies.
CTRC is known for leading the way with cutting-edge cancer treatments. We strive every day to find more options to help patients choose life over cancer. Our experienced multi-disciplinary team of medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pharmacists, nurses and specially trained support staff work together and communicate closely to give you comprehensive and compassionate care.
CTRC offers a wide range of clinical trials (research studies) for every type and stage of lymphoma, myeloma, myelodyplasia as well as acute and chronic leukemias. Click here to see a list of clinical trials.