Medical care should be delivered with knowledge and love; either one alone is inadequate.
We are committed to giving the time needed to enhance the understanding of disease treatment and prognosis.
We are committed to fighting and conquering cancer with knowledge, perseverance and hope.
Additional group consultations help ensure that the patient is receiving the most cutting-edge cancer therapy.
Excellence is achieved by making sure that every patient receives the very best possible treatment.
We collaborate with national and international medical experts who are considered the best in their fields.
Dr. Philip A. Salem, physician, researcher, educator and international statesman in cancer medicine, serves as Director Emeritus of Cancer Research at Baylor/St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital in Houston and is the President of Salem Oncology Center. Prior to his appointment at St. Luke’s, Dr. Salem served on the faculty of M.D. Anderson Cancer Center as professor of cancer medicine and research. In March 2010, St. Luke’s announced the establishment of a cancer research chair in his name to honor his contributions to cancer medicine and as “a lasting tribute to his leadership and vision in the field of oncology”.
Dr. Salem is the recipient of many awards from all over the world for his contributions to cancer research. He is an active member of the top three cancer organizations in the world: American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) and European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO). In the last 15 years he was selected annually in the editions of America’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly.