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Blood Cancer Research and Treatment Center

Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas

 
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Blood Cancer Research and Treatment Center 

Specializing in the Treatment of Leukemia

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The Baylor Difference

The Blood Cancer Research and Treatment Center at Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center in Dallas is one of few specialized centers nationally. The center combines the expertise of a multidisciplinary physician team on the medical staff at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas to provide a premier destination for the diagnosis, evaluation, research and treatment of blood cancers. We are dedicated to providing advanced therapies, innovative research and valuable resources to patients diagnosed with a hematologic malignancy.

The specialists at the Blood Cancer Research and Treatment Center use advanced techniques to provide expert care for blood cancers, including:

  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)
  • Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)
  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS)
  • Myeloproliferative Neoplasms
  • Plasma Cell Dyscrasias
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
  • Lymphoma (Hodgkin's and Non-Hodgkin's)

Our Team Approach

Every patient is unique and deserves a personalized plan of care. Our multidisciplinary team of experts participate in monthly cancer conferences where they discuss, evaluate and recommend the best course of treatment for every patient. In every facet of care, our team is uniquely and specially trained to treat and support patients with leukemia and other hematologic malignancies (blood cancers).  The care team at the Blood Cancer Research and Treatment Center includes specialists in the fields of:

Diagnostic and Treatment Approach

At Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center at Dallas, we are pleased to offer advanced technology and methodology for diagnosing hematologic malignancies. Treatment and care plans for patients for patients are based on medical history, type and molecular characteristics of hematologic malignancy, and the patient's personal preferences. Treatment options include:

With many blood cancer treatments requiring an inpatient hospital stay, patient-centered care and comprehensive support services are of utmost importance. Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center at Dallas is pleased to offer a comprehensive patient support center adjacent to the Baylor T. Boone Pickens Cancer Hospital where patients can enjoy everything from music therapy to cooking demonstrations. Additionally, we understand the need to have loved ones involved throughout the course of treatment, and for that reason, our spacious hospital rooms are specially equipped to accommodate family members staying overnight with patients.

From diagnosis to survivorship, and everything in between, Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center at Dallas is by your side.

Advances in the Treatment of Hematologic Malignancies

Read about some of the latest advances in the treatment of blood cancers in Cancer Update, an oncology-specific publication of Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas.

Cancer Update: Fall 2014