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City of Hope National Medical Center

Location

City of Hope National Medical Center
Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplant
1500 East Duarte Road
Duarte, CA 91010-0269
Direct phone: (626) 256-4673
Toll-free: (800) 535-7119

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018
  • Marrow: 78
  • PBSC: 604
  • Cord Blood: 24
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 847
Performs adult; pediatric transplants

Overview

City of Hope is an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. Areas of research include DNA typing for donor selection, new agents for prevention and treatment of GVHD, use of peripheral stem cells, reduced intensity or low-dose regimens for older patients or those with co-morbid medical conditions.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1975 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since September 1989.

Attending physicians

Adult - Monzr Al Malki, Ibrahim Aldoss, Haris Ali, Joseph Alvarnas, Ahmed Aribi, Shukaib Arslan, Andrew Artz, Lihua Elizabeth Budde, Ji-Lian M. Cai, Thai Cao, Len Farol, Stephen J Forman, Alex Herrera, Myo Htut, Chatchada Karanes, Samer Khaled, Paul Koller, Amrita Krishnan, Guido Marcucci, Matthew Mei, Auayporn P. Nademanee, Ryo Nakamura, Nitya Nathwani, Liana Nikolaenko, Leslie Popplewell, Vinod Pullarkat, Michael Rosenzweig, Firoozeh Sahebi, Amandeep Salhotra, Karamjeet Sandhu, Tanya Siddiqi, Eileen Smith, David S. Snyder, Ricardo Spielberger, Anthony Stein, Jasmine Zain

Pediatric - Nicole Karras, Anna Pawlowska, Joseph Rosenthal

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult and pediatric

Other programs and services

Information on this topic was not provided on last year's survey

About the center

Overview

City of Hope is an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. Areas of research include DNA typing for donor selection, new agents for prevention and treatment of GVHD, use of peripheral stem cells, reduced intensity or low-dose regimens for older patients or those with co-morbid medical conditions.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1975 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since September 1989.

Attending physicians

Adult - Monzr Al Malki, Ibrahim Aldoss, Haris Ali, Joseph Alvarnas, Ahmed Aribi, Shukaib Arslan, Andrew Artz, Lihua Elizabeth Budde, Ji-Lian M. Cai, Thai Cao, Len Farol, Stephen J Forman, Alex Herrera, Myo Htut, Chatchada Karanes, Samer Khaled, Paul Koller, Amrita Krishnan, Guido Marcucci, Matthew Mei, Auayporn P. Nademanee, Ryo Nakamura, Nitya Nathwani, Liana Nikolaenko, Leslie Popplewell, Vinod Pullarkat, Michael Rosenzweig, Firoozeh Sahebi, Amandeep Salhotra, Karamjeet Sandhu, Tanya Siddiqi, Eileen Smith, David S. Snyder, Ricardo Spielberger, Anthony Stein, Jasmine Zain

Pediatric - Nicole Karras, Anna Pawlowska, Joseph Rosenthal

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult and pediatric

Other programs and services

Information on this topic was not provided on last year's survey

Overall center survival


Patient survival information for this center

This center's actual 1-year survival results are above 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 896 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 74.1%.

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 67.4% and 73.0%.

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.

Number of adult transplants

Total adult transplants


1495

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 25 302 0 327
Unrelated donor 21 298 11 330
Total allogeneic 46 600 11 657
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
838
-- 838
Total combined
1484 11 1495

Number of pediatric transplants

Total pediatric transplants


58

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 12 2 0 14
Unrelated donor 20 2 13 35
Total allogeneic 32 4 13 49
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
9
-- 9
Total combined
45 13 58

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 21 112 141 67 341
Unrelated 37 96 133 99 365
Autologous 10 128 456 253 847
Total 68 336 730 419 1553

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

Survivorship program

This center has separate survivorship programs for adult and pediatric patients.
Please select the program you are interested in.