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Northside Hospital

Location

Northside Hospital
The Tower at Northside
5670 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
Suite 1030
Atlanta, GA 30342-1611
Direct phone: (404) 255-1930

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2015 to December 31st, 2016
  • Marrow: 33
  • PBSC: 181
  • Cord Blood: 3
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 252
Performs adult transplants

Overview

The Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Northside Hospital is one of the largest clinical transplant programs in the Southeast, serving patients undergoing stem cell transplant therapy and providing leukemia management. This program has achieved the National Center of Excellence designation.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1998 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since February 2000.

Attending physicians

Adult - Asad Bashey, H. Kent Holland, Lawrence E. Morris, Melhem Sohl, Scott R. Solomon

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult only

Other programs and services

Information on this topic was not provided.

About the center

Overview

The Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Northside Hospital is one of the largest clinical transplant programs in the Southeast, serving patients undergoing stem cell transplant therapy and providing leukemia management. This program has achieved the National Center of Excellence designation.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1998 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since February 2000.

Attending physicians

Adult - Asad Bashey, H. Kent Holland, Lawrence E. Morris, Melhem Sohl, Scott R. Solomon

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult only

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 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 2014, 2015, 2016, 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 279 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 77.0%.

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 61.2% and 71.9%.

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


469

Transplants reported (From January 1, 2015 to December 31st, 2016 as reported by the centers)

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 12 136 0 148
Unrelated donor 21 45 3 69
Total allogeneic 33 181 3 217
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
252
-- 252
Total combined
466 3 469

Transplants by disease

All diseases

Number of transplants by age reported from January 1, 2015 to December 31st, 2016 (includes marrow, PBSC and cord blood)

0-18 19-44 45-64 65+ Total
Related 1 43 79 25 148
Unrelated 0 14 35 20 69
Autologous 0 46 124 82 252
Total 1 103 238 127 469

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:
Dana Kisala
(404) 255-1930
Email: dana.kisala@northside.com

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