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About Us: Hematology Oncology

The Hematology Oncology Division at TTUHSC is committed to offer the best patient care for the treatment of cancer. We offer state-of-the-art care for hematology oncology patients and we are committed to finding the cure for cancer. We have a unique partnership with the Southwest Cancer and Research Center at the University Medical Center. We also have international collaborations with other major healthcare and research institutions, as well as those in the city and region.

The Division of Hematology Oncology physicians and scientists have extensive training and experience in hematology diseases and other malignancies. We also provide treatment options to include bone marrow transplant. The physicians and scientists are widely published in leading peer-reviewed medical journals and are frequent lecturers at national and international meetings.

The Division of the Hematology Oncology physicians, along with nursing and other professional staff, functions as a team.

Our goal is to eradicate cancer by providing state-of-the-art in the research, prevention and detection.

To Make An Appointment:
This specialty requires a referral from your primary care physician.

Payment Options:

  • TTUHSC accepts all major insurances
  • All major credit cards
  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Financial screening is available for those needing assistance
Welcome to the Hematology Oncology/Stem Cell Transplantation Division.  We have a vibrant and energetic division which excels in clinical care, education and research.  To get a glimpse of who we are and what we do, please spend a few minutes reviewing our web site and our video.  Please feel free to contact any of our faculty for any questions you may have! We are here to serve!

Hemotology YouTube Video

Fellowship Page

Recent Publications



Clinics Available:Numbers:Hours:Map:
Southwest Cancer Center
602 Indiana Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79415
call for appointment:

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Patient Resources:

American Cancer Society


Faculty Listing




Hardwicke, Fred Assistant Professor Medical Oncology
Tijani, Lukman Associate Professor Medical Oncology/Hematology
D'Cunha, Nicholas Associate Professor Medical Oncology/Hematology
Radhi, Saba Assistant Professor Medical Oncology
Jones, Katie Assistant Professor Medical Oncology
Fanasch, Hilal Associate Professor Medical Oncology/Hematology
Quick, Donald   Medical Oncology/Hematology
Chiriva, Maurizio Associate Professor Director of Basic/Translational Research Program