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Best Children's hospitalThe Cancer Center at Miami Children’s Hospital is the region’s leading cancer treatment center for children. It provides care for more pediatric cancer patients than any other facility in South Florida.
 
The center is recognized by U.S.News & World Report as one of the best pediatric cancer programs in the nation, based on rankings.  No other pediatric cancer program in the nation had better five-year outcomes than Miami Children’s, according to a 2012-2013 U.S. News assessment.

A Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Caring for Your Child and Family

Cancer Center at Miami Children's Hospital,Florida’s Leader in Caring for Children with Cancer and Blood Disorders- Image of Doctor with patient

The Cancer Center at Miami Children’s is recognized for a multidisciplinary, holistic approach to care that places the child and family at the center of a highly coordinated network of specialists who work together to anticipate and meet the needs of the child and family throughout cancer treatments and follow-up care. When children enter the Cancer Center, they benefit from knowing that an entire team of pediatric specialists is putting their needs and the needs of their family first.

The team includes:

• Pediatric oncologists
• Pediatric radiologists
• Pediatric pathologists
• Pediatric hematologists
• Pediatric neurosurgeons
• Pediatric surgeons
• Other pediatric subspecialists
• Specially trained oncology nurses
• Clinical nurse specialists
• Dietitians
• Pharmacists
• Rehabilitative specialists
• Social workers
• Child life specialists
• Psychiatry and psychology specialists
• Spiritual counselors

As part of its commitment to meeting each child’s needs, the Cancer Center has developed specialty cancer programs for children with bone marrow transplantation-related conditions, brain tumors, "late effects" of cancer treatments, sickle cell anemia and clotting and hypercoagulability disorders.
 

Multidisciplinary Speciality Cancer Program in Miami children's Hospital


 
For more information call 305-662-8360 or contact one of our children's cancer specialists today.