What We Treat

Bone marrow failure occurs when a person cannot produce enough red blood cells, white blood cells and/or platelets.

We treat children with inherited or acquired bone marrow failure syndromes including:

  • Bone marrow failure
  • Inherited bone marrow failure (IBMF)
  • Fanconi anemia (FA)
  • Diamond-Blackfan anemia (DBA)
  • Shwachman-Diamond syndrome (SDS)
  • Dyskeratosis congenita
  • Severe congenital neutropenia
  • Thrombocytopenia absent radii (TAR) syndrome
  • Amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenia
  • Pearson syndrome

Services We Offer

Our program offers:

  • Comprehensive annual medical evaluations
  • Specialty care with hematology, dermatology and optometry
  • Blood and bone marrow testing
  • Genetic testing, counseling and risk assessments
  • Radiographic imaging
  • Nutritional assessments
  • Dental examinations
  • Consultation with endocrinology and survivorship
  • Education for families to learn more about their condition and risk of cancer
  • Identification of clinical trials (when appropriate)

Our Unique Approach

Evidence shows that children do better when cared for by a pediatric medical team. Our specialized team of hematologists, dermatologists, genetic counselors, nutritionists, dentists, optometrists, social workers and advanced practice nurses brings a multidisciplinary approach to caring for these unique patients. As part of a major academic hospital, we are able to provide leading-edge treatments and therapies.

Meet the Team