Patient Experience

The Mesotheolioma Treatment Center is 100 percent committed to ensuring that our patients receive not only the best treatment, but guidance through the process at every step. We realize it can be overwhelming, but our team is in place to assist you in scheduling appointments, preparing for surgery, recovering post-operatively, and receiving the emotional support you need. Visit our patient experience pages for better understanding of the process.  

  • Before Your First Visit

    All new patients to the MTC should setting up their first visit by contacting our team of scheduling specialists.

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  • Planning Your Trip

    If you must travel to Houston for treatment, we have experts and resources to help the transition to go smoothly.

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  • Scheduling of your Surgery

    If our thoracic surgeons determine that surgery is necessary, you will meet with one of our surgical coordinators.

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  • Preparing for Surgery

    Nutritional optimization is an essential component for improving your strength and healing before, during and after treatment.

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  • The Night Before Surgery

    Proper preparation for surgery is one important thing you can do to make the day go smoothly. These are the guidelines we recommend.

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  • The Day of Surgery

    Know what to expect on the day of your surgery, from start to finish.


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  • After Surgery

    Recovery from surgery requires patience and care for your body. These are our recommendations for you as your recover.

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  • Discharge

    At discharge from the hospital, you will be given instructions on when to see your surgeon for your post-operative appointment.

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  • Follow Up

    It is very important that you and your doctors continue to monitor and treat your disease, including chemotherapy and radiation, which occur during follow-up visits.

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