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Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego

Location

Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego
Hematology Oncology Care Center
3020 Childrens Way
MC 5081
San Diego, CA 92123
Direct phone: (858) 966-1700
Toll-free: (800) 788-9029

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018
  • Marrow: 19
  • PBSC: 6
  • Cord Blood: 10
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 17
Performs pediatric transplants

Overview

At Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego our mission is to restore, sustain and enhance the health and developmental potential of children through excellence in care, education, research and advocacy. The blood and marrow transplantation program is FACT accredited and committed to providing optimal hematopoietic stem cell transplantation services with curative intent for children and young adults with selected malignant, blood, and immune related disorders.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1981 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since January 1992.

Attending physicians

Pediatric - Eric Anderson, Nicholas Gloude, William Roberts, Deborah Schiff

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Pediatric only

Other programs and services

RCHSD has a school program on site.
Ronald McDonald housing is located across the street from the main hospital where designated caregivers have access to housing, showers, laundry facilities and free meals.
RCHSD has free local transportation services for Hematology/Oncology patients and caregivers.
Parent Liaisons, Social Workers, Psychologist, Supportive Care RN, Child Life Specialists and Chaplain provide emotional support to patients and families.

About the center

Overview

At Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego our mission is to restore, sustain and enhance the health and developmental potential of children through excellence in care, education, research and advocacy. The blood and marrow transplantation program is FACT accredited and committed to providing optimal hematopoietic stem cell transplantation services with curative intent for children and young adults with selected malignant, blood, and immune related disorders.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1981 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since January 1992.

Attending physicians

Pediatric - Eric Anderson, Nicholas Gloude, William Roberts, Deborah Schiff

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Pediatric only

Other programs and services

RCHSD has a school program on site.
Ronald McDonald housing is located across the street from the main hospital where designated caregivers have access to housing, showers, laundry facilities and free meals.
RCHSD has free local transportation services for Hematology/Oncology patients and caregivers.
Parent Liaisons, Social Workers, Psychologist, Supportive Care RN, Child Life Specialists and Chaplain provide emotional support to patients and families.

Overall center survival


Patient survival information for this center

This center's actual 1-year survival results are similar to the expected rate for this center.

The survival information we have for this center includes ONLY:

  1. Patients who had their FIRST ALLOGENEIC transplant (cells from a related or unrelated donor/cord blood) during 2015, 2016, 2017, and
  2. Who had their transplant at a U.S. transplant center, and
  3. Who had follow-up information provided by the transplant center for analysis

For this center, we have survival information for 51 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 84.3%.

Compared to similar patients transplanted at all centers in the U.S., we expect that the 1-year survival for patients at this center to be in a range between 66.3% and 88.3%.

For help with understanding these statistics, please see Understanding Transplant Outcomes.

For overall survival for all patients transplanted with a specific disease, please see U.S. Patient Survival report at bloodcell.transplant.hrsa.gov.

Total transplants

Total transplants


52

Transplants reported (From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018 as reported by the centers)

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 7 5 1 13
Unrelated donor 12 1 9 22
Total allogeneic 19 6 10 35
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
17
-- 17
Total combined
42 10 52

Transplants by disease

All diseases

Number of transplants by age reported from January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018 (includes marrow, PBSC and cord blood)

0-18 19-44 45-64 65+ Total
Related 13 0 0 0 13
Unrelated 21 1 0 0 22
Autologous 15 2 0 0 17
Total 49 3 0 0 52

Treatments may be similar for diseases within a group. It might be helpful to look at centers that have done transplants for a specific disease and centers that have done transplants for any corresponding broad disease categories.

Centers are not required to report autologous transplants so the numbers might be incomplete.

More information about transplants for this disease can be found:

Additional information

Transplant center resources

If you have transplant-related questions, please call the transplant center's direct phone number.

If you have questions about costs and financial services at this center, please call the transplant center's direct phone number.

Be The Match patient navigators

Patient navigators can answer your questions about choosing a transplant center and provide support and education to help you throughout your transplant journey.

Inside the United States: 1 (888) 999-6743

Outside the United States: 1 (763) 406-3410.
(Long distance or international charges may apply.)

Email: patientinfo@nmdp.org

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