Blood Diseases and Cancer
A diagnosis of cancer or blood disease can be hard, and you and your family want the best team available. At UI Children’s Hospital, you can be assured that your child or teen will receive the best possible care.
Our pediatric hematologists and oncologists have undergone extensive schooling to diagnose and treat pediatric patients who have cancer or diseases of the blood, immune cells, bones or joints. They are specially trained to work with pediatric patients in both hematology (the study of blood) and oncology (the study of cancer).
We offer cutting-edge diagnosis and treatment procedures for children and young adults with conditions such as:
- Adolescent/young women bleeding disorders
- Aplastic anemia
- Hemolytic anemia
- Sickle cell disease
- Stem cell transplant
Treatments, tests or procedures we offer for our pediatric patients include:
We believe you are the expert on your child. Our talented team will work with you to plan the best course of treatment for your loved one. Our goal is to provide compassionate care and increase both the length and quality of life for children with these diseases.