713.693.1155

Oncology

We recognize that a diagnosis of cancer can be disheartening and distressing. Our team of Board-Certified, veterinary Medical and Radiation Oncologists are here to provide hope and comfort along with the most innovative treatments in chemotherapy, radiation therapy and immunotherapy. Gulf Coast Veterinary Oncology is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for pets living with cancer. We create a personalized treatment plan to meet the specific needs of you and your pet. Our goal is to provide compassionate care and understanding by presenting as many options as possible so that you and your family can choose the best cancer therapy for your canine and feline family members.

In partnership with your family veterinarian, the doctors and staff of Gulf Coast Veterinary Oncology provide exceptional expertise and care for your canine and feline family members. We also collaborate with others in the field, including those in biomedical research and human oncology. This collaboration helps to expand the cancer knowledge base, and improve the level of care we can offer your pet. It allows us to offer innovative clinical trials, providing our patients access to evolving cancer treatments. Our practice is equipped with state-of-the-art instrumentation. Radiation therapy equipment includes a Linear Accelerator with Electron Beams and 3-D computerized Radiation Dosimetry linked to a Spiral CT scanner. These allow precise radiation therapy treatments with maximum protection of normal tissues. Some of the many cancers we provide hope for include:

  • Lymphoma
  • Mast Cell Tumors
  • Melanoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Soft-tissue sarcoma
  • Hemangiosarcoma
  • Thyroid Adenomas and Carcinomas
  • Transitional Cell Carcinomas
  • Mammary Gland Tumors


Our multi-disciplinary approach and close cooperation among our specialists allows us to offer the best care available to the patients entrusted to us. With the support of a trained and dedicated staff, Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists are committed to using science, technology and compassion to provide exceptional care for pets and their families.