Cancer Center at Renaissance

Multi-Specialty Cancer Services

The DHR Health Advanced Care Center provides a team of multi-disciplinary physicians that can fulfill all your oncology needs. State-of-the-art technology combined with the following services within our campus make your treatment plan more efficient:
  • Infusion Center
  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Palliative Care
  • Hospice Support
  • Laboratory and Diagnostic Imaging
  • Positron Emission Tomography – PET
  • Timely Diagnosis and Treatment Plan Updates
  • Physician Consultations
  • Cancer Prevention & Screening
  • Grief Counseling


Specialty Services

Medical Oncology
Your oncologist and members of your medical team know which drugs and procedures are the most effective for treating different forms of cancer at different stages.  Your team will be available to answer all questions and concerns that you may have about your diagnosis.   They also have a variety of educational resources and support services to help you better cope with your disease.
Your physician at the DHR Health Advanced Care Center is specially trained in the diagnosis and treatment of blood diseases and disorders that involve abnormalities of the blood cells, platelets, bone marrow and other organs involved in the production of healthy blood.  Our mission is to provide patients with education, news, and the latest updates on treatments of these diseases and disorders.
Radiation Oncology
DHR is equipped with the most advanced radiation therapy equipment in the Rio Grande Valley.  Services provided at the Doctors Hospital at Renaissance Cancer Center included Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT), stereotactic radiosurgery, mammosite radiation therapy, and high dose radiobrachytherapy.

High –Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy is a form of radiotherapy.  Brachytherapy places the radiation inside your tumor, tightly focused within the site of the cancer.

Mammosite Radiation Therapy System, which is a less invasive method of delivering breast brachytherapy, a site specific radiation treatment completed in four to five days, as compared to several weeks for traditional external beam radiation therapy.

Stereotactic Radiosurgery is the very precise delivery of radiation to a brain tumor while sparing the surrounding normal brain tissue. 

Varian Medical Systems Linear Accelerator - Varian Medical Systems Trilogy medical linear accelerator is the most versatile machine in the world with the capability of offering all standard radiation therapies as well as the most advanced treatments that make it possible to concentrate more dose on tumors while protecting surrounding healthy tissue.  It is expected to help doctors to improve cure rates for patients while reducing treatment complications. 

Urologic Oncology/Robotic Surgery
Our Urologist is dedicated to providing you with the best care close to home while focusing on your Urologic Oncology needs.  The urologic oncologist will diagnose your disease while providing the best care and latest technology to treat prostate, kidney, bladder and testicular cancer.  Our Urologic Oncologist has performed several hundreds of robotic surgeries in all areas of urologic oncology therefore ensuring you the best outcome.

Gynecologic Oncology
DHR Health Advanced Care Center is the only cancer center in the valley to offer Gynecologic Oncology services close to home. Our team of gynecologic oncologist has demonstrated expertise and experience in diagnosing and treating of different gynecologic cancers. The Gynecologic Oncology Program is dedicated to treating all types of gynecologic cancers. Our team approach treatment options include minimally invasive (laparoscopic) surgery, Intra-operative radiation therapy, Robotic Surgery, Radiation Therapy, and Chemotherapy.

Our services include the diagnosis & treatment of common gynecologic cancers such as:
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer

Pediatric Oncology
The Children's Center at Renaissance specializes in treating children who have been diagnosed with cancer and blood disorders.  By providing cancer care close to home we are able to commit to providing our patients with the highest quality of medical and supportive care.  We assist patients and their families by providing them with medical education focusing on pediatric oncology so that parents are informed about the care of their children.  At the Children's Center at Renaissance we provide diagnostic testing, assessments, immunophenotyping and genetic counseling.
Palliative Care
At DHR our main priority is to make sure that patients live comfortably and that we provide the best quality of life for patients and their families.  Palliative Care is a medical specialty that helps patients through all stages of illnesses including curable and chronic diseases and is not limited to cancer diagnosis.  Our palliative care team will focus on your physical and emotional symptoms, social concerns and any questions you may have regarding you illness.  Our palliative care specialists will work closely with your medical team to help manage symptoms of chemotherapy and radiation therapy, which may include nausea, diarrhea, loss of appetite, shortness of breath, depression, anxiety and fatigue.  Know that you are not alone.  We are here to guide and assist when making difficult medical decisions.

Patient Navigator
DHR Health Advanced Care Center offers “Patient Navigation” services for all of our patients. Our Patient Navigator helps patients through their cancer care journey by answering questions or concerns they may have regarding their care. The Patient Navigator is available to accompany patients on their first visit, helping to navigate the care process by being a mediator between the patient and the physician. The Patient Navigator also assists patients by informing them about all of the available DHR Health Advanced Care Center services, such as financial programs, social services, salon services, massage therapy, support groups, dietary consultations, etc. We urge all of our patients to take advantage of these free services – our goal is to make their cancer care journey more pleasant!

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As required by the 2012 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment; Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment;
Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program; Physician Self-Referral; and Patient Notification Requirements
in Provider Agreements
final rule, Doctors Hospital at Renaissance, Ltd is disclosing that it is seeking an expansion
exception under Section 6001 of the Affordable Care Act of 2010.

Doctors Hospital at Renaissance proudly meets the federal definition of a "physician-owned hospital" (42 CFR § 489.3). As required by law, a list of the hospital's physician owners and investors is available at here. DHR, Ltd. and its affiliated entities comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.