Cancer care and treatment

Receiving the news of a cancer diagnosis can be frightening and life-changing. Our expertly trained caring team members are here to support our pediatric and adult patients through diagnosis treatment and survivorship, including:

  • Certified oncology nurses
  • Certified chemotherapy nurses
  • Clinical research team
  • Genetic counselors
  • Oncologists
  • Hematologists
  • Pathologists
  • Surgical oncologists
  • Plastic surgeons
  • Radiologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Cancer nurse navigators
  • Oncology psychosocial support

Types of cancer we treat

We offer comprehensive cancer care and innovative clinical research for adult and pediatric patients. Some of the cancers that we commonly treat include:

The cancer treatment that your doctor recommends will vary depending on your age, risk factors, type of cancer and stage of cancer. In some cases, you may receive a combination of treatment options. Treatment options includes:

  • Chemotherapy,
  • Radiation therapy
  • Surgery
  • Immunotherapy (including CAR-T)
  • Cell Therapy (including Stem Cell Transplant)


Through the Gamma Knife® Center at Methodist Hospital, we offer treatment for the most difficult tumors without conventional surgery. Our team can focus beams of radiation on affected areas, without harming surrounding healthy tissue.

For more information about this procedure, please call the Gamma Knife® Center at (210) 575-6575.

About Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute

Methodist Healthcare is part of Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare. Our family of hospitals provides comprehensive cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies for people facing cancer in our communities. From diagnosis, to treatment and survivorship care, our oncology expertise ensures you have access to locally-trusted care with the support of a globally-recognized network.

askSARAH helpline

Have cancer questions? We can help. askSARAH is a dedicated helpline for your cancer-related questions. Our specially-trained nurses are available 24/7 and all calls are confidential. Contact askSARAH at (210) 507-0941 or chat online at