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UMASS Memorial Health Care


UMASS Memorial Health Care
Division of Hematology/Oncology
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655-0246
Direct phone: (774) 442-3903

Total transplants by cell source

  • Marrow: 2
  • PBSC: 56
  • Cord Blood: 8
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 74
Performs adult transplants


UMMMC is a large teaching hospital in Central Massachusetts. Our FACT-accredited BMT program is comprehensive, offering the latest technologies including adult cord blood transplants. We have 8 in-patient beds and 1 out-patient bed in the HEPA-filtered BMT unit and provide experienced, dedicated multidisciplinary care. We strive to find a match of all of our patients. We offer matched and mismatched related and unrelated donor, including cord blood, transplants for our patients. The program has expertise in stem cell transplantation for the elderly.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1994 and has been an NMDP transplant center since December 1997.

Attending physicians

Adult - Jan Cerny, Rajneesh Nath, Glen Raffel, Muthalagu Ramanathan, Zheng Zhou

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC and single cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult only