DALLAS, Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Oncology issued the following statement regarding assistance to cancer patients impacted by Hurricane Harvey:
In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, we are concerned about the needs of all cancer patients impacted by this devastating storm. With the availability of some healthcare facilities disrupted in the near term, and potentially longer term relocations of coast area residents, patients may need interim treatment and care options.
Texas Oncology has more than 170 locations across the state. If you are a displaced cancer patient and require temporary relocation of your treatment, we can help. Please contact Texas Oncology at 1-888-864-4226.
About Texas Oncology
Texas Oncology delivers high-quality cancer care with leading-edge technology and advanced treatment and therapy options available to help patients achieve "More breakthroughs. More victories."® in their fights against cancer. Texas Oncology, a pioneer in community-based cancer care, is an independent oncology practice with sites of service throughout Texas and southeastern Oklahoma. Texas Breast Specialists and Texas Urology Specialists, which focus on all areas of breast and urologic care, as well as Texas Center for Proton Therapy, are a part of Texas Oncology.
Texas Oncology patients have the opportunity to take part in some of the most promising clinical trials in the nation for a broad range of cancers. Texas Oncology is affiliated with US Oncology Research, which has played a role in nearly 70 FDA-approved cancer-fighting drugs, about one-third of all cancer therapies approved by the FDA to date.
Texas Oncology is an affiliate of The US Oncology Network, one of the nation's largest community-based cancer treatment and research networks.
For more information, visit www.TexasOncology.com or call 1-888-864-4226.
SOURCE Texas Oncology