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Overview

Jackson Health System's multidisciplinary cancer services provide state-of-the-art care for patients with blood disorders, cancer and immune system problems. We offer education for screening and early detection for improved clinical outcomes.

Services Provided At These Hospitals & Locations

Holtz Children's Hospital

When a child has cancer or a blood disease, you want the very best treatment possible. At Holtz Children's Hospital, a multidisciplinary team of skilled pediatric hematologist & oncologists, nurses, psychologists, social workers and other team members provide comprehensive, high quality medical care and psychological support for infants, children, adolescents and young adults with all types of childhood cancers, blood disorders, bone marrow failure and congenital immune deficiencies.

Medical Conditions Treated

  • Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
  • Acute Myelogenous Leukemia
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas
  • Brain Tumors
  • Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
  • Ewings Sarcoma
  • Germ Cell Tumors
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia Purpura (ITP)
  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS)
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Rhabdoid Tumor
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Thrombosis and Clotting Syndromes
  • Thalassemia
  • Wilms' Tumor

Physician Team

  • Ofelia A. Alvarez, M.D.
  • Martin Andreansky, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Daniel Armstrong, Ph.D.
  • Julio Barredo, M.D.
  • Joanna Davis, M.D.
  • Cristina Fernandes, M.D.
  • John Goldberg, M.D.
  • Timothy G. Murray, M.D., MBA, FACS
  • Antonello Podda, M.D.
  • H. Thomas Temple, M.D.
  • Winsome Thompson, Ph.D.

Specialized Services

  • Pediatric Hemophilia Treatment Center
  • Bone Marrow Transplant Program
  • Bone & Soft Tissue Sarcoma Program
  • Neuro-Oncology Program
  • Pediatric Sickle Cell Program
  • Early Phase Clinical Trials Program
  • Retinoblastoma Program
  • Second Chance Program
  • Hematologic Malignancies (blood cancers) Program
Holtz Children's Hospital - More Hospital Info 1611 NW 12th Avenue
Miami, FL 33136
305-585-1111

Jackson Memorial Hospital

At Jackson Memorial Hospital, our multidisciplinary cancer services team provides state-of-the-art care for patients with blood disorders, cancer and immune system problems. Our team of radiation oncologists work together in specific areas of expertise to find and create individualized cancer treatments for head and neck, lung, prostate, breast, gastrointestinal, gynecological and the central nervous system for adult and pediatric patients.

Medical Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Hereditary Cancers
  • Bone Tumors
  • Sarcoma

Specialized Services

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Gynecology Oncology
  • Musculoskeletal Oncology & Transplants
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Cancer Genetics Center

Surgical Service

  • Lumpectomy
  • Partial or Segmental Mastectomy
  • Modified Radical Mastectomy
  • Halsted Radical Mastectomy
  • Breast Reconstruction

Tests, Treatments & Procedures

  • External Beam Radiation Therapy
  • Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy
  • Brachytherapy
  • Gamma Knife
  • Pelvic exam
  • CA-125
  • Transvaginal ultrasound (TVS)
  • Lower GI
  • CT (or CAT) scan
  • Biopsy
  • Adjuvant Treatment
  • Radiation
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Biological Therapy
Jackson Memorial Hospital - More Hospital Info 1611 NW 12th Avenue
Miami, FL 33136
305-585-1111

Jackson South Community Hospital

Jackson South Community Hospital's team of highly trained physicians offer a variety of cancer care services. From breast cancer care to prostate cancer care, we are dedicated to providing the most advanced levels of care in a comforting environment.

Medical Conditions Treated

  • Breast cancer
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Prostate cancer

Tests, Treatments & Procedures


Jackson South Community Hospital - More Hospital Info 9333 S.W. 152nd Street
Miami, FL 33157
305-251-2500
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