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Banner University Medical Center - Tucson


Banner University Medical Center - Tucson
1500 N. Campbell Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85724
Direct phone: (520) 694-9041
Toll-free: (800) 831-9205

Total transplants by cell source

  • Marrow: 7
  • PBSC: 34
  • Cord Blood: 4
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 62
Performs adult; pediatric transplants


The University of Arizona Medical Center's Blood and Marrow Transplant Program started in 1998 and has been FACT-accredited since 2000. The Arizona Cancer Center is an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. Research is conducted in cooperation with NIH, SWOG and COG. A team of experienced physicians, nurses, social workers, laboratory and support staff work together to provide the highest level of care to adult and pediatric patients and their families.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1988 and has been an NMDP transplant center since September 1993.

Attending physicians

Adult - Amit Agarwal, Faiz Anwer, Ravi Krishnadasan, Andrew Yeager

Pediatric - Emmanuel Katsanis, Lisa Kopp

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult and pediatric