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Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Pediatric oncology focuses on the treatment of cancers affecting children. Common childhood cancers include leukemia, neuroblastoma, brain cancers, lymphomas, Wilms’ tumor, bone cancers, germ cell tumors, rhabdomyosarcoma, and retinoblastoma.

Childhood cancer is uncommon – only about one in 330 children will develop cancer before the age of 19. If you notice any symptoms of cancer in your child, you should consult a pediatrician.

Clinical Care

Texas Oncology-Medical City Dallas Pediatric Hematology-Oncology and Texas Oncology-Plano Pediatric Hematology-Oncology provides all of our pediatric care. Our team is closely integrated, and each physician is familiar with all aspects of your child’s care.

Weekly pathology review and tumor conferences are a hallmark of our program, giving you the benefit of a team-based approach to your care.

We work closely with your primary care physicians to provide you with the best care possible from diagnosis through survivorship.

Inpatient care for the pediatric program is centered at Medical City Children’s Hospital in Dallas and Children’s Medical Center in Plano, both offer a wide range of pediatric subspecialty services, including pediatric and neonatal intensive care.

We realize we need to communicate with our patients AND their parents. We’re ready to answer any questions you or your child may have – in an age-appropriate manner. Our team also includes child life specialists who help children throughout their treatment and allow them to continue normal growth and development.

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