Texas Cancer Centre draws its human resource from skilled and experienced medical and ancillary services professionals. The TCC senior management understands the need of a multidisciplinary medical team to offer holistic treatment and care to cancer patients.The TCC approach is therefore centred on:
In Kenya cancer statistics are very depressing with an estimated annual incidence of 40,000 cases and an annual mortality rate of over 28,000. Cancer is now ranked the third killer disease in Kenya. Due to lack of awareness, most of the reported cancers are diagnosed at late stages (Stage 3 or 4), resulting in death as little can be done at this stage. Increasingly, younger Kenyans seem to be more affected by Cancer, unlike in the past, when it was considered a disease of the old. Early diagnosis and adequate treatment would reduce the mortality rates.