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Hackensack University Medical Center


Hackensack University Medical Center
Blood & Marrow Stem Cell Transplant Program
30 Prospect Avenue
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Direct phone: (551) 996-5600

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2012 to December 31st, 2013
  • Marrow: 75
  • PBSC: 219
  • Cord Blood: 5
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 424
Performs adult; pediatric transplants


The adult BMT program at the John Theurer Cancer Center and the pediatric BMT program at the Joseph M Sanzari Children's Hospital offers it patients' comprehensive, compassionate, cutting edge therapy. Our multidisciplinary approach provides personalized patient care. The team at HUMC has extensive experience in autologous, allogeneic, matched, mismatched, cord blood and haploidentical stem cell transplant.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1993 and has been an NMDP transplant center since May 1996.

Attending physicians

Adult - Michele Donato, Andrew Pecora, Scott Rowley, Allan Skarbnick, David Vesole

Pediatric - Burton Appel, Alfred Gillio, Jennifer Freed Krajewski

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Not performed