The Kathryn O’Connor Regional Cancer Center is a nationally accredited cancer treatment center located at Citizens Medical Center in Victoria, Texas, and proudly serves the Golden Crescent Region and beyond. The Kathryn O’Connor Regional Cancer Center offers the latest advances in patient-focused treatment in a compassionate, supportive environment.
The Cancer Center is comprised of specialized Cancer departments that offer focused expertise around a particular specialty and work together to develop a personalized treatment and care plan for each patient. These departments bring together a team of multidisciplinary specialists including surgeons, medical oncologists, diagnostic radiologists, pathologists, radiation oncologists, palliative care, and other medical specialists to deliver a coordinated approach to cancer from research to prevention to post-treatment healthcare.
We Treat the Following Types of Cancers
The Kathryn O’Connor Cancer Center at Citizens Medical Center in Victoria offers a wide variety of treatment options including surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and other healing therapies. Our doctors and staff treat each patient compassionately and uniquely, and provide a treatment plan that is most effective in treating your specific type of Cancer.
Chemotherapy is the use of strong drugs to treat Cancer. You will often hear chemotherapy called “chemo”. Chemotherapy treatments are tailored specifically for each person’s unique situation.
Radiation therapy uses high-energy particles or waves to destroy or damage cancer cells. It is one of the most common treatments for cancer, either by itself or along with other forms of treatment.
Cancer Surgery is the removal of the tumor and surrounding tissue during an operation. Our physicians use the latest tools and techniques and provide diagnostic, staging, tumor removal, reconstructive and minimally invasive Cancer surgery.
Leading Cancer Treatment in the Golden Crescent Region
The Kathryn O’Connor Regional Cancer Center is the only hospital in the Golden Crescent Region accredited by the American College of Surgeons-Commission on Cancer. To earn this impressive accreditation with commendation, our Cancer program had to meet or exceed quality care standards and maintain levels of excellence in the delivery of comprehensive patient-centered care.