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 hematologists and 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

  • Julio Barredo, MD
  • Warren Alperstein, MD
  • Ofelia Alvarez, MD
  • Fernando Corrales-Medina, MD
  • Joanna A. Davis, MD
  • Asha Pillai, MD
  • Antonello Podda, MD
  • Edward Ziga, MD, PhD

Specialized Services

  • Pediatric Hemophilia Treatment Center
  • Blood and Marrow Transplant
  • 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