Cancer & Blood Disorders (Hematology & Oncology)
Connecticut Children's Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders is nationally and internationally recognized for advanced care that is delivered in a comfortable, cozy setting. Our experienced pediatric hematology and oncology specialists diagnose and treat pediatric cancer and hematological conditions including:
- Solid tumors
- Bleeding disorders, hemophilia, thrombotic disorders
- Brain tumors
- Sickle cell disease
Pediatric oncologists have special training in how to diagnose and treat childhood cancers. Connecticut Children’s board-certified oncologists use such treatments as surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy or a combination of treatments after carefully considering many factors such as the type of cancer, expected benefits and risks.
Combined with ongoing and compassionate care for the entire family, our focus is on helping patients maintain the highest quality of life possible. We offer a network of support services to help patients and families work through unexpected psychological, emotional and social challenges.