Lucile Packard Children's
725 Welch Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Direct phone: (650) 497-8953
Total transplants by cell source
- Marrow: 30
- PBSC: 23
- Cord Blood: 6
- Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 11
About the center
The Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant and Regenerative Medicine Program is committed to outstanding clinical care, Translational Research and education in an effort to improve patient outcomes. We focus on a family centered care approach, which strives to build mutually beneficial relationships between the patient, family, and their providers.
This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1986 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since December 2015.
Pediatric - Rajni Agarwal, Alice Beraina, Agnieszka Czechowicz, Melissa Mavers, Matt Porteus, Maria Grazia Roncarolo, Ami Shah, David Shyr, Sandeep Soni, Katja Weinach, Kenneth Weinberg
Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord
Cord blood transplants performed on
Other programs and services
The social workers work closely with patients and families throughout the course of a patient's transplant care and provides:
* An initial assessment, including psychosocial and financial considerations. * Liaison activities between the patient and other entities, including state, federal and community organizations.
* Coordination of housing arrangements for the patient and family, in accordance with their financial limitations and other needs.
Ronald MacDonald House
Discounts at local hotels
Resources to help families locate local short term lease apartments
* Support and counseling with patient, family and significant others throughout treatment.
Program Type: Pediatric
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:
- Patients who had their FIRST ALLOGENEIC transplant (cells from a related or unrelated donor/cord blood) during 2015, 2016, 2017, and
- Who had their transplant at a U.S. transplant center, and
- Who had follow-up information provided by the transplant center for analysis
For this center, we have survival information for 73 patients.
The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 77.9%.
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 76.1% and 92.3%.
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.
Transplants reported (From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018 as reported by the centers)
|Both marrow & PBSC
Transplants by disease
Number of transplants by age reported from January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018 (includes marrow, PBSC and cord blood)
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:
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.)