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Texas Oncology-Tyler Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
501 Saunders Ave.
Tyler, TX 75702
T: 903-579-9800
Medical RecordsF: 903-592-5988
Open First & Third Monday.
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Texas Oncology-Tyler Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Pediatric hematology-oncology focuses on the treatment of cancers and blood disorders affecting children. At Texas Oncology, we treat children and young adults up to age 21. Childhood cancer is uncommon. In Texas, more than 1,800 children under age 20 are diagnosed with cancer annually. Among those diagnosed with childhood cancer, the following are most common: leukemia, neuroblastoma, brain cancers, lymphomas, Wilms’ tumor, bone cancers, germ cell tumors, rhabdomyosarcoma, and retinoblastoma.

Symptoms of Childhood Cancer

  • An unusual lump or mass
  • Unusual swelling
  • Unexplained paleness
  • Lack of energy
  • Easy bruising
  • Persistent pain in one area of the body
  • Limping
  • Unexplained fever
  • A prolonged illness
  • Frequent headaches, often with vomiting
  • Sudden eye or vision changes
  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Unexplained bleeding or rash

Specialty Programs

We provide a wide range of services and programs for childhood cancer patients. Some of our specialty programs include:

  • Bone marrow and stem cell transplant
  • Cancer screening and cancer predisposition syndromes
  • Celebration clinic and long-term survivorship
  • Clinical trials and research

Patient & Family Resources

  • Oncology Summer Camp
  • Emergency On-Call Services
  • Telemedicine Consultation/Visits

Our Cancer Treatments:

The clinical team at Texas Oncology Pediatric Hematology-Oncology is committed to finding the right treatment plan for all our patients. A list of conditions we treat is below. However, if you do not see your child’s condition in this list, please contact us.

  • Anemia, neutropenia, and thrombocytopenia
  • Bone tumors and sarcomas
  • Brain and spine tumors
  • Congenital immunodeficiencies
  • Hemophilia and coagulation
  • Kidney tumors/Wilms’ tumor
  • Leukemia and lymphoma
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Soft tissue sarcomas and rhabdomyosarcomas
  • Stroke and thrombosis

Our Medical Team