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Jose C Cruz, MD

Jose C Cruz, MD

Hematology
Dr. Cruz received his medical degree from Ignacio A. Santos School of Medicine at Instituto Tecnolgico de Estudios Superiores in Monterrey, Mexico. He also completed a research fellowship in critical care medicine at Instituto Nacional de la Nutricin in Mexico City, Mexico. Dr. Cruz completed his internal medicine residency in Mexico at University Hospital of the Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon in Monterrey prior to completing a postgraduate internship and residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas. He completed his fellowship in medical oncology/hematology and bone marrow transplantation at University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio in San Antonio, Texas. Following his fellowship, Dr. Cruz served as the Director of the Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center University Medical Center in Lubbock. In 2002, he joined the hematology/oncology staff at Joe Arrington Cancer Research and Treatment Center in Lubbock. Five years later he became the Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Program Director at Covenant Health System in Lubbock before joining Texas Transplant Physician Group in early 2013. Dr. Cruz is board certified in medical oncology and hematology. He belongs to a number of professional organizations including American Medical Association, Texas Medical Association, American Society of Hematology, American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation and American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplant

Autologous Bone Marrow Transplant

Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors

Bone Marrow Biopsies

Bone marrow failure syndrome

Brain Tumors

Histiocytic disorder

Leukemias

Lymphomas

Platelet Disorders

Sickle cell disease, thalassemia and other red blood cell disorders

Solid Tumors (Neuroblastoma, Testicular Cancer, Brain Tumors)

White Blood Cell Disorders