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Wake Forest Baptist Health

Location

Wake Forest Baptist Health
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston-Salem, NC 27157-1082
Direct phone: (336) 716-2088

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018
  • Marrow: 4
  • PBSC: 70
  • Cord Blood: 0
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 147
Performs adult transplants

Overview

The adult Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy program at Wake Forest Baptist Health is a FACT-accredited program offering autologous and allogeneic transplants. With a mission focused on quality and comprehensive care, the program participates in clinical trials research sponsored by the BMT Clinical Trials Network and the Comprehensive Cancer Center of Wake Forest University. Our experienced staff of dedicated healthcare providers offers both inpatient and outpatient transplants.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1990 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since August 1993.

Attending physicians

Adult - Dianna Howard, David Hurd, Cesar Rodriquez, Mary Beth Seegars, Rakhee Vaidya

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC only

Cord blood transplants performed on

Not performed

Other programs and services

The Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program of the Wake Forest Baptist Comprehensive Cancer Center is a multidisciplinary adult program offering both autologous and allogeneic transplants. Each patient meets an assigned Transplant Nurse Coordinator at the time of consultation to help navigate the transplant journey. Comprehensive, personalized care is accomplished through our dedicated team of transplant physicians, Advanced Practice Providers (APPs), social workers, nutritionists, clinical practice pharmacists, recreational therapist and transplant-specific RNs. Discounted housing is available through the SECU Family house. A bi-monthly transplant orientation class is offered along with financial counseling and the support of a dedicated Cancer Patient Support Program. In addition, consultation with our Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation program is available to promote recovery post-transplant.

About the center

Overview

The adult Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy program at Wake Forest Baptist Health is a FACT-accredited program offering autologous and allogeneic transplants. With a mission focused on quality and comprehensive care, the program participates in clinical trials research sponsored by the BMT Clinical Trials Network and the Comprehensive Cancer Center of Wake Forest University. Our experienced staff of dedicated healthcare providers offers both inpatient and outpatient transplants.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1990 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since August 1993.

Attending physicians

Adult - Dianna Howard, David Hurd, Cesar Rodriquez, Mary Beth Seegars, Rakhee Vaidya

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC only

Cord blood transplants performed on

Not performed

Other programs and services

The Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program of the Wake Forest Baptist Comprehensive Cancer Center is a multidisciplinary adult program offering both autologous and allogeneic transplants. Each patient meets an assigned Transplant Nurse Coordinator at the time of consultation to help navigate the transplant journey. Comprehensive, personalized care is accomplished through our dedicated team of transplant physicians, Advanced Practice Providers (APPs), social workers, nutritionists, clinical practice pharmacists, recreational therapist and transplant-specific RNs. Discounted housing is available through the SECU Family house. A bi-monthly transplant orientation class is offered along with financial counseling and the support of a dedicated Cancer Patient Support Program. In addition, consultation with our Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation program is available to promote recovery post-transplant.

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 122 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 71.3%.

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 61.3% and 77.1%.

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


221

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 3 27 0 30
Unrelated donor 1 43 0 44
Total allogeneic 4 70 0 74
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
147
-- 147
Total combined
221 0 221

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 1 3 21 5 30
Unrelated 0 9 20 15 44
Autologous 0 18 69 60 147
Total 1 30 110 80 221

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

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