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Children's Hospital Colorado

Location

Children's Hospital Colorado
Hematology/Oncology/BMT
13123 E.16th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045
Direct phone: (720) 777-6892
Toll-free: (800) 624-6553

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2019 to December 31st, 2020
  • Marrow: 45
  • PBSC: 5
  • Cord Blood: 32
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 45
Performs pediatric transplants

Overview

The program operates within the Division of Hem/Onc/BMT, is FACT accredited and has specialized inpatient and outpatient care facilities. The division has 30 doctors and an extensive support staff; the division trains fellows. Pediatric NPs and PAs specialized in BMT also participate in patient care.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1994 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since May 1997.

Attending physicians

Pediatric - Hesham Eissa, Nick Foreman, Terry Fry, Roger H. Giller, Lia Gore, Amy Keating, Jessica Knight-Perry, Alisa Lee Sherick, Christopher McKinney, Jean Mulchaey-Levy, Ralph Quinones, Michael R Verneris, Rajeev Vibkahar

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Pediatric only

Other programs and services

Pediatric and adolescent focused program offering stem cell transplant and cellular therapy including CAR T cell therapy. Specialized expertise in pediatric leukemia, solid tumors, nonmalignant blood disorders and immune defects. Outstanding support services. One of the top 10 rated children's hospitals in the USA. Opportunity to enroll in state of the art local and national clinical trials. Extensive quality assurance and outcomes monitoring programs. Expertise in cord blood transplantation. Expertise in peripheral blood stem cell collection in young children.

About the center

Overview

The program operates within the Division of Hem/Onc/BMT, is FACT accredited and has specialized inpatient and outpatient care facilities. The division has 30 doctors and an extensive support staff; the division trains fellows. Pediatric NPs and PAs specialized in BMT also participate in patient care.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1994 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since May 1997.

Attending physicians

Pediatric - Hesham Eissa, Nick Foreman, Terry Fry, Roger H. Giller, Lia Gore, Amy Keating, Jessica Knight-Perry, Alisa Lee Sherick, Christopher McKinney, Jean Mulchaey-Levy, Ralph Quinones, Michael R Verneris, Rajeev Vibkahar

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Pediatric only

Other programs and services

Pediatric and adolescent focused program offering stem cell transplant and cellular therapy including CAR T cell therapy. Specialized expertise in pediatric leukemia, solid tumors, nonmalignant blood disorders and immune defects. Outstanding support services. One of the top 10 rated children's hospitals in the USA. Opportunity to enroll in state of the art local and national clinical trials. Extensive quality assurance and outcomes monitoring programs. Expertise in cord blood transplantation. Expertise in peripheral blood stem cell collection in young children.

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 2017, 2018, 2019, 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 100 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 90.9%.

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 76.9% and 90.8%.

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


127

Transplants reported (From January 1, 2019 to December 31st, 2020 as reported by the centers)

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 30 5 0 35
Unrelated donor 15 0 32 47
Total allogeneic 45 5 32 82
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
45
-- 45
Total combined
95 32 127

Transplants by disease

All diseases

Number of transplants by age reported from January 1, 2019 to December 31st, 2020 (includes marrow, PBSC and cord blood)

0-18 19-44 45-64 65+ Total
Related 27 8 0 0 35
Unrelated 39 8 0 0 47
Autologous 44 1 0 0 45
Total 110 17 0 0 127

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:
Julie Blanco
(720) 777-7084
Email: julie.blanco@childrenscolorado.org

Financial representative:
Tera Ficco
(720) 777-2757
Email: tera.ficco@childrenscolorado.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

Survivorship program

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