Texoma Area Living Well Magazine May/June 2020 - Page 42

“You may find that your 2nd or 3rd opinion should have been your first.” DENNIS BIRENBAUM, MD EUGENE J. WYSZYNSKI, DO Dr. Birenbaum founded the Arlington Cancer Treatment Center in 1981. He founded the Texas Hematology Center, PA in 1997. He is the founder, Medical Director, and CEO of Patients Comprehensive Cancer Center (2001) & McKinney Regional Cancer Center (2007). Dr. Birenbaum trained at The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Institute for 5 years, 3 years as a Hematology/Oncology fellow and 2 years as facility professor. His private practice in Hematology/ Oncology has been in the Dallas/Fort Worth area since 1979. Dr. Wyszynski joins the Texas Hematology and Oncology Centers after many years of successful private medical practice in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Dr. Wyszynski completed his internship and residency at John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital in Stanford, New Jersey. He followed these with a number of Fellowships including one in Hematology/Oncology at the prestigious M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX, and two years at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Wysznski is well known for his quality of care and the personal interest he takes in his patients. He is very active in many professional societies and investigative trials. AREAS OF CLINICAL INTEREST: • Gastrointestinal Tumors • Melanoma, Sarcoma • Breast Cancer • Lymphoma CREDENTIALED AT SEVERAL LOCAL HOSPITALS: • Centennial Medical Center • Medical Center of McKinney • Methodist Richardson Medical Center • Dallas Medical Center • Specialty Hospital • Kindred Hospital PERSONAL INTERESTS: • Born and raised in Dallas, TX • Attended SMU (Southern Methodist University) • Father of 2 sons • Owns six dogs • Loves traveling and golf • Avid collector of arts and antiques Dennis Birenbaum, MD and Dr. Wyszynski, MD, DO are M.D. Anderson trained hematologists/oncologists. Dr. Wyszynski, MD, DO also trained at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, PA. BOARD CERTIFICATIONS: • American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine: Hematology/ Oncology-Certified: 8/24/2007 • American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES: • American Osteopathic Association • ASCO • Texas Medical Association • Dallas County Medical Association CLINICAL CANCER INVESTIGATIVE TRIALS: • Central Pennsylvania Oncology Group Protocal • Eastern Cooperative Group • Southwest Oncology Grou p PERSONAL INTERESTS: • Married and father of 2 children • Enjoys traveling and spending time with family • Active in many hobbies Texas Hematology/Oncology Centers 12700 Hillcrest Road Dallas, TX 75230 469-453-5500