If your child or teen has a blood disease or cancer, a Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist has the experience and qualifications to evaluate and treat your child or teen. The unique nature of care of children or teens with blood diseases and cancer is learned from advanced training and experience in practice. Pediatric hematologists/oncologists treat children and teens from birth through young adulthood.
Pediatric hematologists/oncologists are medical doctors who have had
Pediatric hematologists/oncologists diagnose, treat, and manage children and teens with the following:
Pediatric hematologists/oncologists practice in a variety of settings including children's hospitals, university medical centers, and large community hospitals.
Children and teens are not just small adults. Their bodies are growing and have unique medical needs. They usually express their concerns differently than adults do. They cannot always answer medical questions, and are not always able to be patient and cooperative. Pediatric hematologists/oncologists know how to examine and treat young...