At Cook Children's we treat children from infancy through young adulthood with a broad range of complex blood disorders and diseases.
Our hematology doctors specialize in pediatric hematology conditions. That means they not only understand the many types of blood disorders and diseases that affect kids, they also understand the unique requirements for treating conditions in continuously developing bodies. Read up on the different disease categories and types of conditions we treat, how we diagnose them, what causes them, who gets them, and how our team of hematology specialists treat them.
von Willebrand disease
The hematology team at Cook Children’s has a great deal of experience in diagnosing and treating children, teens and young adults with this disorder. We offer a full range of services from diagnosis to treatment.
Our program offers testing, diagnosis and treatment for the many types of sickle cell disease.
Specializing in the diagnosis, evaluation and treatment of hemophilia, von Willebrand disease and other bleeding disorders.
Stroke and thrombosis
Strokes can happen to people of all ages, even to babies in the womb and are oftentimes related to bleeding and clotting disorders. Cook Children's has extensive expertise in treating those disorders in the tiniest of patients to young adults.
Bone marrow failure syndrome
We are dedicated to diagnosing and treating both the conditions that cause bone marrow failure in children, and those conditions that result from bone marrow failure.
The hematology and oncology team at Cook Children's is here to help young people with anemia get back to what they do best—be kids.
Many times, neutropenia will correct itself so no treatment is required. There are certain cases where additional treatment may be needed. Our specialists have an arsenal of tools and treatments to help protect your child.
Cook Children's has extensive experience in the causes, diagnosis and treatment of thrombocytopenia. You can trust that your child will have access to the latest advancements in medical treatment including research and clinical trials.
We are here to help.
If your child has been diagnosed, you probably have lots of questions. We can help. For information on support, research clinical trials, and resources, click here. If you would like to schedule an appointment, refer a patient or speak to our staff, please call our offices at 682-885-4007.