The West Cancer Center - In Partnership with The University of Tennessee and Methodist Healthcare

World Class Cancer Care in Memphis

Published On 01/18/2013

In 2012, Methodist Healthcare, The West Clinic and The University of Tennessee Health Science Center joined forces to create the West Cancer Center—an innovative partnership that provides even more resources, expertise, technology and research here in Memphis.

Through the partnership, we have:

  • Added patient navigators to assist patients through their cancer care
  • Expanded clinical trials to create more advanced care options for our patients
  • Added genetics capabilities
  • Recruited new cancer treatment experts to Memphis
  • Expanded our research program under the leadership of a nationally renowned cancer researcher
  • Become an early adopter in “whole-person care” for cancer patients