At Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at Banner Desert in Mesa, Arizona, our radiation oncology program integrates the clinical services of this programs at Banner Desert Medical Center with Banner MD Anderson, including The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center’s world-renowned approach to cancer care and access to subspecialty experts in both Gilbert and Houston.
For more than 70 years, MD Anderson has been defined by a single, powerful idea – to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research, prevention and education. Now, this powerful commitment to cancer care is available to Arizona residents faced with a cancer diagnosis.
Banner Health and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center opened the Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center on Sept. 26, 2011 on the campus of Banner Gateway Medical Center in Gilbert, Arizona.
The center joins Banner Health, one of the country’s largest nonprofit hospital systems, with MD Anderson, internationally renowned for its cancer treatment and research, to deliver unprecedented levels of cancer care in Arizona.
MD Anderson Cancer Center has been ranked in the top two cancer centers in the nation since the U.S. News & World Report “Best Hospitals” survey began 25 years ago. Their international leadership in clinical practice and research has led to new treatment standards worldwide.