Southwest Cancer Center Services and Departments

The medical oncologists of UMC Southwest Cancer Center are setting the standard of excellence in our comprehensive cancer program.

Radiation Therapy
The same standard of excellence in our comprehensive cancer program is met by our radiation oncologists and a team of highly skilled specialists.

Breast Care Center
Accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), the UMC Breast Care Center is your one stop shop for comprehensive breast health.

Pediatric Oncology & Hematology
Led by Dr. Ihsan Al-Khalil, the Pediatric Oncology and Hematology program at the UMC Southwest Cancer Center ensures that pediatric patients have the very best care around.

We have many clinics at the Southwest Cancer Center to meet your needs. The following is a brief list of clinics that we provide:

  • Lung
  • Gynecology
  • Breast
  • Colon/GI
  • Pediatric

Bone Marrow Unit
The UMC Southwest Cancer Center in association with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center physicians are the pioneers in bone marrow transplantation in West Texas and Eastern New Mexico.

Clinical Research
The clinical research program at UMC Southwest Cancer Center excels in all areas of cancer research from the most basic science to cutting-edge technology Research is vital to the continuing development of new medicines or combinations of medicines to treat cancer, its side effects, and even side effects of cancer treatment itself.

Cancer Registry
A registry collects data on cancer cases. This data can be used by researchers who are looking for ways to help people with cancer.

Patient Support Services
The Southwest Cancer Center offers a variety of support services to our patients including:

  • Education
  • Counseling Services
  • Rehabilitation
  • Nutrition
  • Pastoral Care
  • Community Outreach