Top Treatment Facilities
At SWMW Law, we care about your health and want you to get the best medical care available. Mesothelioma is a rare disease, and many top quality hospitals and cancer centers may not have much experience treating this specific cancer. These are some of the facilities that specialize in mesothelioma care and treatment:
Dr. Sugarbaker at Baylor College of Medicine is a board certified thoracic surgeon and is one of the world’s leading experts in diagnosis and treatment of mesothelioma. He leads the Lung Institute at Baylor College of Medicine and directs the mesothelioma clinical and research program.
Since 1988, Dr. Sugarbaker has focused his career on the treatment of pleural mesothelioma and his contributions have helped countless patients and families with no other options. In 2002, he founded the International Mesothelioma Program with the central goal of finding a cure for this disease. The program is the largest of its kind and attracts patients from all over the world.
To contact the Lung Institute at the Baylor College of Medicine, call 713-798-6376.
Mayo Clinic in Minnesota has been recognized as one of the top Cancer hospitals in the nation for 2015-2016 by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic doctors have extensive experience treating many cases of this rare cancer. Each year, about 200 people with mesothelioma receive care at Mayo Clinic. Call to request an appointment: Arizona – 800-446-2279 Florida – 904-953-0853 Minnesota – 507-538-3270
Because MD Anderson’s Thoracic Center cares for more patients with mesothelioma than almost any other center in the United States, you can be sure you are being cared for by renowned physicians with the highest levels of experience and skill. A team of more than 30 medical oncologists, surgeons, radiation oncologists, pulmonologists and pathologists – all experts in their fields and mesothelioma – work together closely to customize the best treatment for you. A specially trained support team is part of each group. Call a Health Information Specialist at MD Anderson Cancer Center: 877-632-6789
Mount Sinai has long been at the forefront of breakthroughs in diagnosing and treating lung cancer, including mesothelioma and complex cases. A recognized leader for its groundbreaking developments with annual CT scans, Mount Sinai’s Lung Screening Program and protocols now serve as a model for medical sites throughout the United States and around the world.
Locations throughout the New York Metropolitan area. To schedule an appointment, call 800-MD-SINAI (800-637-4624)