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Fox-Chase Temple University Hospital

Location

Fox-Chase Temple University Hospital
BMT Program

Friends Hall Physicians Building
7604 Central Avenue, Jeanes Hospital
Philadelphia, PA 19111
Direct phone: (215) 214-3100

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018
  • Marrow: 2
  • PBSC: 73
  • Cord Blood: 0
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 197
Performs adult transplants

Overview

Matched unrelated donor transplants are available to adults up to age 75 with most hematologic malignancies employing ablative or sub-myeloablative regimens.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1989 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since July 1996.

Attending physicians

Adult - Henry Fung, James M. Martin, Carlyn R. Tan, Asya Nina Varshavsky-Yanovsky

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC only

Cord blood transplants performed on

Not performed

Other programs and services

Along with our specialized patient care we offer many clinical trials, Patient Support Groups, an affiliation with the Hope Lodge facility and local discounted housing options.

About the center

Overview

Matched unrelated donor transplants are available to adults up to age 75 with most hematologic malignancies employing ablative or sub-myeloablative regimens.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1989 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since July 1996.

Attending physicians

Adult - Henry Fung, James M. Martin, Carlyn R. Tan, Asya Nina Varshavsky-Yanovsky

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC only

Cord blood transplants performed on

Not performed

Other programs and services

Along with our specialized patient care we offer many clinical trials, Patient Support Groups, an affiliation with the Hope Lodge facility and local discounted housing options.

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 94 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 78.6%.

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 56.6% and 74.5%.

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


272

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 0 30 0 30
Unrelated donor 2 43 0 45
Total allogeneic 2 73 0 75
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
197
-- 197
Total combined
272 0 272

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 0 12 17 1 30
Unrelated 0 10 29 6 45
Autologous 0 22 92 83 197
Total 0 44 138 90 272

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


No survivorship program information is available. Contact the center for information about post-transplant care.