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UCSF Medical Center


UCSF Medical Center
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
550 16th Street, Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0434
Direct phone: (415) 476-2188

Total transplants by cell source

  • Marrow: 41
  • PBSC: 168
  • Cord Blood: 10
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 304
Performs adult; pediatric transplants


UCSF is recognized as one of the top ten hospitals in the nation and is an active center for research and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Our adult program utilizes myeloablative and non-myeloablative approaches for patients with leukemias, myelodysplasis, lymphoma, myeloma and selected solid tumors. Our pediatric program treats children with cancers, brain tumors, neuroblastoma, genetic diseases and immunodeficiency disorders, and specializes in haploidentical related donor transplants.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1982 and has been an NMDP transplant center since March 1991.

Attending physicians

Adult - Weiyun Ai, Charalambos Andreadis, Lloyd Damon, Karin Gaensler, Lawry Kaplan, Aaron Logan, Anuj Mahindra, Thomas G. Martin, Rebecca Olin, Peter Sayre, Catherine Smith, Jeffrey Wolf

Pediatric - Morton J. Cowan, Christopher Dvorak, Robert Goldsby, Biljana Horn, James Huang, Alexis Melton, Kristin Shimano, Justin Wahlstrom

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult and pediatric