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  • DanceBlue Kentucky Children's Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic

    HBCicon120x123 This is a clinic of the University of Kentucky Hospital, also known as UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital. Read more » 

    The DanceBlue Kentucky Children's Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic provides diagnosis of and treatment for childhood hematologic and immunologic disorders and malignancies. The faculty, with expertise in the management of childhood leukemias and solid tumors, actively participates in treatment protocols of the Children’s Oncology Group, the national pediatric clinical oncology cooperative group sponsored by the National Cancer Institute. The division also offers patients’ families a comprehensive program of support services that is directed by a psychiatrist trained in both adult and child psychiatry.

    Children with blood disorders and cancers are treated with the most advanced medicine by our team of specialists in hematology and oncology. We take a team approach to your child's care including board-certified pediatric hematologist-oncologists, pharmacists, social workers, and certified pediatric oncology nurses. We offer complete and compassionate care to kids with blood disorders and diseases, right here in Kentucky.


  • Specialties

    • Anemias 
    • Bone tumors
    • Brain tumors
    • Hemophilia and other coagulation disorders
    • Immunodeficiency syndromes
    • Leukemias 
    • Lymphomas
    • Neutropenias 
    • Renal and hepatic tumors
    • Sarcomas
    • Sickle cell disease
    • Storage diseases
    • Thrombocytopenias 

    Programs

    Hematology/Oncology Clinic

    The DanceBlue Kentucky Children's Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic has a chemotherapy infusion area that includes a wide-screen TV and video games so kids can relax during their treatment. An on-site pharmacy, and leading-edge laboratory allows automated blood counts so we can adjust your child's treatment immediately. A sedation facility allows us to sedate children in our clinic for more involved procedures like bone marrow aspirations and lumbar punctures.

    Other locations

    Barbourville - CCSHCN* | Directions >
    110 Johnson Lane
    Barbourville KY 40906
    1-800-348-4279 (toll free)

    Somerset - CCSHCN* | Directions >
    401 Bogle St. #104
    Somerset KY 42503
    606-678-4454 

    *CCSHCN - Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs

     

    Our team evaluates and treats children with blood diseases and disorders like: 

    • Sickle cell disease
    • Hemophilia
    • Leukemia

    We also treat malignancies like leukemia with a variety of therapies, sometimes in combination:

    • Chemotherapy
    • Radiation therapy
    • Immunotherapy
    • Surgery

Page last updated: 12/31/2013 9:49:35 AM