Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center features five clinical centers with focused areas of expertise. Within each center, patients are cared for by a team of specialists and subspecialists with extensive experience in the conditions they treat.
Blood Disorders Center
The Blood Disorders Center provides comprehensive care for a wide range of non-malignant blood disorders and diseases. Our patients get the most advanced diagnostics and treatments available, including bone marrow testing and stem cell transplant. The Blood Disorders Center features programs specializing in the treatment of blood clots, bone marrow failure, hemophilia, myeldoplastic syndrome, platelet function disorder, rare anemias and iron disorders, sickle cell disease and thalassemia. Visit the Blood Disorders Center section of the Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s website to learn more.
Brain Tumor Center
Our Brain Tumor Center utilizes advanced therapies and technology for the treatment of brain tumors, including an intraoperative MRI, which allows our neurosurgeons to simultaneously perform surgery and obtain diagnostic images, minimizing the need for multiple surgeries. The Brain Tumor Center features programs specializing in the treatment of glioma and medulloblastoma. Visit the Brain Tumor Center section of the Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s website to learn more.
Hematologic Malignancies Center
The Hematologic Malignancies Center is one of the top pediatric leukemia and lymphoma treatment centers in the world. In addition to treating leukemias and lymphomas, our center treats the primary types of histiocytosis, which shares some of the characteristics of cancer. The Hematologic Malignancies Center features programs specializing in the treatment of leukemia, lymphoma, histiocytosis and lymphadenopathy. Visit the Hematologic Malignancies Center section of the Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s website to learn more.
Solid Tumors Center
The Solid Tumors Center treats children and teens with a variety of solid tumors, from bone and soft-tissue tumors to liver and kidney tumors. Our doctors provide unparalleled expertise in the diagnosis, treatment and management of these diseases, using advanced therapies and technology to treat our patients, including interventional radiology. The Solid Tumors Center features programs specializing in the treatment of bone and soft tissue tumors, liver tumors,neuroblastoma, rare tumors and retinoblastoma. Visit the Solid Tumors Center section of the Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s website to learn more.
Stem Cell Transplant Center
The Stem Cell Transplant Center performs autologous and allogenic stem cell transplants (also called bone marrow transplants) to treat and support the treatment of pediatric cancers and blood disorders. We are one of the largest and most experienced pediatric stem cell transplant programs in the United States, performing more than 90 transplants per year. Visit the Stem Cell Transplant Center section of the Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s website to learn more.