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Hematology and Oncology Program

A cancer diagnosis is a frightening prospect for anyone, but hearing that your child has cancer is particularly difficult and challenging. The Hematology/Oncology Program at Children’s Hospital & Medical Center is there for you every step of the way. We offer cutting-edge treatments from experienced physicians and staff who treat children with many different forms of pediatric cancer and blood-related disorders. Your child will receive care from a multi-disciplinary team of healthcare professionals who provide comprehensive, compassionate and family-centered care that recognizes the emotional and social toll that the disease can have on your child as well as the entire family.

Our multi-disciplinary team of healthcare professionals will see your child in one clinic, eliminating the need to schedule multiple appointments with a variety of specialists in different departments. The team includes board-certified pediatric hematologists and oncologists, a nurse practitioner, registered nurses, pharmacists, child care partners, social workers and Child Life specialists, who collaborate with families to develop a customized treatment plan for each child.

While patients with all types of cancer are seen and treated at the Hematology/Oncology Clinic, areas of special expertise include:

For more information, contact the Children's Hospital & Medical Center Hematology/Oncology Program at (402) 955-3949.

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