THOCPA provides the most advanced methods for the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of all types of adult cancers
and blood disorders. Our patients have access to leading-edge medicines and treatments including early-phase clinical trials of new
therapies and treatment approaches.
Every day, people like you choose THOCPA for cancer treatment. But it's more than our four decades of experience, top rankings
and leadership in cancer prevention that set us apart. It goes beyond our groundbreaking and innovative clinical care that deliver
new therapies years before they become standard in the community. It's because we put all of our focus on you.
"You may find that your second or third opinion should have been your FIRST.
We know that getting ready to visit THOCPA for the first time can be stressful because there's so much to do. Here's a list
that will make it easy to prepare for your first appointment.
Make check-in faster by completing all the forms and questionnaires before your visit.
Your patient access specialist will review all of the necessary medical documents we would like you to bring for your first appointment.
Please bring the following information to your first appointment:
View our list of accepted health insurance plans to determine if you are covered. If you
do not have insurance or need financial assistance, we can help.
We can arrange domestic and international travel to and from Dallas and help you find a place to stay close to the THOCPA.
Your first visit may take a day or so while tests are completed and a care plan developed. Your length of stay will depend on
your treatment plan, test scheduling, and you will learn more after you arrive. Visit our
Traveling to Dallas page to learn more about traveling to THOCPA.
Patients and families may need to stay in Dallas for five to seven days. If you are coming from out of town, please keep your
travel plans flexible.
In addition to the medical information your patient access specialist has gone over with you, here is a list of other items
to consider bringing.
We know it can be overwhelming. If you have questions once you arrive, ask for Welcome Center information representatives
or ask any employee with an ID badge for help. We are here for you.
Getting around Dallas can be tricky. For directions, for step-by-step directions. You also can ask any
Your first visits to THOCPA will involve registration and meeting with your care team and doctor.
Remember to bring your valid photo ID and your insurance card. A patient access specialist will help you:
Your doctor and care team will review your medical history and perform a physical exam. Further testing may be scheduled by
your care team. Your doctor and care team will discuss next steps with you and your family. Your care team includes: