Cancer and Blood Disorders Center

Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, an integrated pediatric hematology and oncology program through Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children’s Hospital, provides — in one specialized program — world class pediatric cancer and blood disease care at the #1 children’s hospital.

While we're known for our science-driven approach, our doctors never forget that your child is a child, not just a patient. We specialize in innovative, family-centered care.

Cancer and blood disorders expertise

Dana-Farber/Boston Children's offers an unrivaled breadth of treatment options for children and young adults with cancer and blood disorders — from standard protocols and advanced therapies to clinical trials. Patients also benefit from our vast pediatric subspecialty resources — neurologists, orthopedists, diagnostic imaging specialists, pathologists — that allow us to provide truly comprehensive care.

Our specialties

We focus our expertise on five clinical areas. Within each center, patients are cared for by a team of specialists and subspecialists with extensive experience in the program areas they treat.

Blood Disorders Center

The Blood Disorders Center at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's provides comprehensive diagnostic, treatment, and preventive services for a wide range of non-malignant blood disorders. 

Brain Tumor Center

The Brain Tumor Center at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s is a world-renowned destination for children with malignant and non-malignant brain and spinal cord tumors.

Hematologic Malignancy Center

The Hematologic Malignancy Center at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's is one of the top pediatric leukemia and lymphoma treatment centers in the world.

Liver Tumor Center

The Liver Tumor Center at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center cares for patients with all types of liver tumors, both benign and malignant. 

Solid Tumor Center

The Solid Tumor Center at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's treats children and teens with a variety of solid tumors, cancers that occur in the bones, tissues or organs.