Our Medical Services

Hematology and Oncology

Our pediatric hematology and oncology program is unique in depth of experience and skill in offering the latest advances in diagnosing and treating childhood cancer and blood disorders. The Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Program at Smilow Cancer Hospital offers infants, children and young adults with cancer the best opportunity for accurate diagnosis and the most effective treatment available.

Hematology and Oncology

Among the top hospitals in the country for pediatric cancer

U.S. News Best Children's Hospitals  oncology 2014Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital has been ranked among the best in the nation in seven pediatric subspecialties, including pediatric cancer (#45). The results appeared in the 2014-15 edition of "Best Children's Hospitals," published online by U.S.News & World Report.  

Our multidisciplinary team of doctors and highly skilled advanced practice nurses has expertise in all aspects of childhood cancer and blood disorders care.

Our programs include:

  • Blood and Marrow Transplantation 
  • Childhood cancer survivorship
  • A comprehensive sickle cell anemia clinic
  • An hemophilia treatment center offering specialized care in bleeding and clotting disorders
  • A neuro-oncology clinic
  • Multidisciplinary psycho-social care

Learn more about Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven's Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Program.

Our pediatric treamtent center at 405 Church St., Guilford, provides infusion therapy for children with cancer. For more information, call 203.785.4081.

Nicole Graham — A Heroic Recovery


High school student Nicole Graham was diagnosed with leukemia during her junior year and soon found herself in the PICU with life-threatening complications. Her disease is in remission now — she attended her junior prom — and she remembers fondly the care she received at YNHCH, from expert physicians and some very special nurses. 



Retinoblastoma is a rare type of eye cancer that usually develops in early childhood, typically before the age of 5. Yale-New Haven specialists offer novel treatment options, tailored for each patient. 

Yale School of Medicine
Magnet Recognition Best Hospitals 2014-2015

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