For over 20 years, the Baptist Cancer Center, Beaumont, Texas, has focused on assuring that the right care for Southeast Texas cancer patients and their families is right here in Beaumont. Baptist Beaumont Hospital provides a full range of services related to prevention, early detection and treatment of cancer.
Early detection can make all the difference in the cancer battle. Baptist Beaumont Hospital offers diagnostic services to provide the earliest possible detection, including comprehensive risk assessments, genetic testing for high-risk individuals and advanced diagnostic services, such as:
- Digital mammography
- Breast ultrasound and MRI
- Various biopsy techniques
If you are diagnosed with cancer, you’ll be treated by the Baptist Cancer Center multidisciplinary team of specialists who have trained and worked closely with leading authorities on cancer care. This dedicated team works together to develop individualized treatment plans designed to address each patient’s specific healthcare needs. Baptist Beaumont Hospital is able to provide the most comprehensive treatment program for patients because of its diverse team of professionals, including:
- Surgeons, including a dedicated breast surgeon
- Medical oncologists
- Radiation oncologists
- Breast cancer patient navigator
- Support groups
The Baptist Cancer Center is proud to be the first Beaumont cancer center to offer patients intensity-modulated radiation therapy, a procedure that delivers high doses of radiation to tumors so precisely that it leaves surrounding healthy tissue and organs largely unaffected. The Baptist Cancer Center team of experts uses some of the latest tools for diagnosing and treating cancer, including:
- X-ray and 3-D techniques to deliver precise radiation doses to tumors
- High-dose treatment therapies
- Seed treatment therapies
At the Baptist Cancer Center, we strive to provide the best possible treatment for cancer patients in the Beaumont and Southeast Texas area. Our team of cancer specialists frequently consult with academic institutions and sub-specialists to coordinate care and ensure Baptist Cancer Center continues to provide leading-edge cancer treatment.
The Baptist Cancer Center’s ultimate mission is to eliminate cancer through integrated programs in treatment, education and prevention that will put every resident in Beaumont and surrounding communities on the road to better health.