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Children's Hospital of Michigan

Location

Children's Hospital of Michigan
Hematology/Oncology Clinic
3901 Beaubien Boulevard
Carl's Building, Second Floor
Detroit, MI 48201
Direct phone: (313) 745-5515
Toll-free: (888) 362-1500

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018
  • Marrow: 12
  • PBSC: 0
  • Cord Blood: 3
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 19
Performs pediatric transplants

Overview

Children's Hospital of Michigan has been transplanting pediatric patients with the Karmanos Cancer Center since 1987. In June 2007, pediatric inpatient services were moved to CHM's inpatient BMT unit. We offer autologous and allogeneic transplants, including cord blood and haploidentical transplants.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 2007 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since September 2007.

Attending physicians

Pediatric - Roland Chu, Meret Henry, Yaddanapudi Ravindranath, Sureyya Savasan, Mark Shamoun

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC and single cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Pediatric only

Other programs and services

Children's Hospital of Michigan is pleased to have a newly renovated Ronald McDonald House within a half mile of the hospital. Area hotels have also partnered with the hospital to offer discounts. As a comprehensive children's hospital, we offer multiple services such as child life specialists and school programs.

About the center

Overview

Children's Hospital of Michigan has been transplanting pediatric patients with the Karmanos Cancer Center since 1987. In June 2007, pediatric inpatient services were moved to CHM's inpatient BMT unit. We offer autologous and allogeneic transplants, including cord blood and haploidentical transplants.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 2007 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since September 2007.

Attending physicians

Pediatric - Roland Chu, Meret Henry, Yaddanapudi Ravindranath, Sureyya Savasan, Mark Shamoun

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC and single cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Pediatric only

Other programs and services

Children's Hospital of Michigan is pleased to have a newly renovated Ronald McDonald House within a half mile of the hospital. Area hotels have also partnered with the hospital to offer discounts. As a comprehensive children's hospital, we offer multiple services such as child life specialists and school programs.

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 22 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 86.4%.

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 67.9% and 97.8%.

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


34

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 8 0 0 8
Unrelated donor 4 0 3 7
Total allogeneic 12 0 3 15
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
19
-- 19
Total combined
31 3 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 7 1 0 0 8
Unrelated 6 1 0 0 7
Autologous 19 0 0 0 19
Total 32 2 0 0 34

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

Transplant center coordinator:
Elizabeth Smythe
(313) 966-7646
Email: easmythe@dmc.org

Financial representative:
Linda Whitfield
(313) 576-9183
Email: whitfiel@karmanos.org

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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