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Westchester Medical Center

Location

Westchester Medical Center
BMT Office
19 Skyline Drive
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Direct phone: (914) 594-2152

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018
  • Marrow: 7
  • PBSC: 38
  • Cord Blood: 13
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 41
Performs adult; pediatric transplants

Overview

The BMT/Stem Cell service is the oldest transplant program in New York State, beginning its allogeneic transplant program in 1983. The program was granted FACT reaccreditation in April 2007, October 2010, April, 2014 and October 2017.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1983 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since September 1994.

Attending physicians

Adult - Tauseef Ahmed, Allyson Flower, Seah Lim, DeLong Liu, Karen Seiter

Pediatric - Mitchell Cairo, Jessica Hochberg, Oya Tugal

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.

About the center

Overview

The BMT/Stem Cell service is the oldest transplant program in New York State, beginning its allogeneic transplant program in 1983. The program was granted FACT reaccreditation in April 2007, October 2010, April, 2014 and October 2017.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1983 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since September 1994.

Attending physicians

Adult - Tauseef Ahmed, Allyson Flower, Seah Lim, DeLong Liu, Karen Seiter

Pediatric - Mitchell Cairo, Jessica Hochberg, Oya Tugal

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.

Overall center survival


Patient survival information for this center

This center's actual 1-year survival results are below 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 58 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 63.3%.

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 68.0% and 88.1%.

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.

Number of adult transplants

Total adult transplants


65

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 2 13 0 15
Unrelated donor 0 11 3 14
Total allogeneic 2 24 3 29
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
36
-- 36
Total combined
62 3 65

Number of pediatric transplants

Total pediatric transplants


34

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 3 12 2 17
Unrelated donor 2 2 8 12
Total allogeneic 5 14 10 29
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
5
-- 5
Total combined
24 10 34

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 17 7 6 2 32
Unrelated 13 5 7 1 26
Autologous 5 1 21 14 41
Total 35 13 34 17 99

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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