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Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Location

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
825 Eastlake Avenue E., K1-135
P.O. Box 19023
Seattle, WA 98109-1023
Direct phone: (206) 606-1024
Toll-free: (800) 804-8824

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2019 to December 31st, 2020
  • Marrow: 63
  • PBSC: 367
  • Cord Blood: 57
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 354
Performs adult; pediatric transplants

Overview

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) unites doctors from Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center, UW Medicine, and Seattle Childrens in one world-class treatment center. SCCA's purpose is to provide state-of-the-art, patient and family centered care; support the conduct of cancer clinical research and education; enhance access to improved cancer interventions; and advance the standard of cancer care regionally and beyond. Our goal, every day, is to turn cancer patients into cancer survivors. Our purpose is to lead the world in the prevention and treatment of cancer. These three entities form one extraordinary group whose sole mission is the pursuit of better, longer, richer lives for our patients.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1969 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since February 1989.

Attending physicians

Adult - Naveed Ali, Fredrick Appelbaum, Antonio Bedalov, Melinda Biernacki, Paul Carpenter, Ryan Cassaday, Aude Chaupis, Victor Chow , Laura Connelly-Smith, Andrew Cowan, Joachim Deeg, Kristine Doney, Mary Flowers, Jordan Gauthier , George Georges, Ajay Gopal, Damian Green, Rula Green-Gladden, Geoff Hill, Alexandre Hirayama, Leona Holmberg, Hans-Peter Kiem, Erik Kimble, Elizabeth Krakow, Stephanie Lee, Sara Lee, Edward Libby, David Maloney, Shiva Manjappa, Kate Markey, Marco Mielcarek, Filippo Milano, Johnnie Orozco, Folashade Otegbeye, Effie Petersdorf, Salit Rachel, Jerald Radich, Armin Rashidi, Brenda Sandmaier, Bart Scott, Mazyar Shadman, Mohammed Sorror, Derek Stirewalt, Brian Till, Masumi Ueda, Phong Vo, Roland Walter, Albert Yeh

Pediatric - Scott Baker, Neel Bhatt, Marie Bleakely, Lauri Burroughs, Ann Dahlberg, Scott Furlan, Ashley Gray, Brandon Hadland, Kanwaldeep Mallhi, Soheil Meshinchi, Alex Petrovic, Corrine Summers, Monica Thakar

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult and pediatric

Other programs and services

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance represents a union of patients and doctors, physicians and researchers, care and cures in the pursuit of better, longer, richer lives for our patients.

Above all, we exist to move patients forward, past boundaries and toward hope, beyond fear and closer to discovery. SCCA is the intersection of compassion and hard science. Where a real difference can be made today and true progress happens tomorrow. This uniquely bold and inventive approach truly sets us apart.

We treat care differently, and because of that, we see patients differently, too. Our care combines powerful science with devoted collaboration, where boundary-pushing discovery happens care and science working together.

It is our fundamental belief that working in partnership with our patients is essential to who we are today and in the future.

We offer many services to help patients and their families through transplant, including local, reduced rate housing, (including Ronald McDonald House for pediatric families).

About the center

Overview

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) unites doctors from Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center, UW Medicine, and Seattle Childrens in one world-class treatment center. SCCA's purpose is to provide state-of-the-art, patient and family centered care; support the conduct of cancer clinical research and education; enhance access to improved cancer interventions; and advance the standard of cancer care regionally and beyond. Our goal, every day, is to turn cancer patients into cancer survivors. Our purpose is to lead the world in the prevention and treatment of cancer. These three entities form one extraordinary group whose sole mission is the pursuit of better, longer, richer lives for our patients.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1969 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since February 1989.

Attending physicians

Adult - Naveed Ali, Fredrick Appelbaum, Antonio Bedalov, Melinda Biernacki, Paul Carpenter, Ryan Cassaday, Aude Chaupis, Victor Chow , Laura Connelly-Smith, Andrew Cowan, Joachim Deeg, Kristine Doney, Mary Flowers, Jordan Gauthier , George Georges, Ajay Gopal, Damian Green, Rula Green-Gladden, Geoff Hill, Alexandre Hirayama, Leona Holmberg, Hans-Peter Kiem, Erik Kimble, Elizabeth Krakow, Stephanie Lee, Sara Lee, Edward Libby, David Maloney, Shiva Manjappa, Kate Markey, Marco Mielcarek, Filippo Milano, Johnnie Orozco, Folashade Otegbeye, Effie Petersdorf, Salit Rachel, Jerald Radich, Armin Rashidi, Brenda Sandmaier, Bart Scott, Mazyar Shadman, Mohammed Sorror, Derek Stirewalt, Brian Till, Masumi Ueda, Phong Vo, Roland Walter, Albert Yeh

Pediatric - Scott Baker, Neel Bhatt, Marie Bleakely, Lauri Burroughs, Ann Dahlberg, Scott Furlan, Ashley Gray, Brandon Hadland, Kanwaldeep Mallhi, Soheil Meshinchi, Alex Petrovic, Corrine Summers, Monica Thakar

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult and pediatric

Other programs and services

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance represents a union of patients and doctors, physicians and researchers, care and cures in the pursuit of better, longer, richer lives for our patients.

Above all, we exist to move patients forward, past boundaries and toward hope, beyond fear and closer to discovery. SCCA is the intersection of compassion and hard science. Where a real difference can be made today and true progress happens tomorrow. This uniquely bold and inventive approach truly sets us apart.

We treat care differently, and because of that, we see patients differently, too. Our care combines powerful science with devoted collaboration, where boundary-pushing discovery happens care and science working together.

It is our fundamental belief that working in partnership with our patients is essential to who we are today and in the future.

We offer many services to help patients and their families through transplant, including local, reduced rate housing, (including Ronald McDonald House for pediatric families).

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 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 721 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 78.7%.

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 72.9% and 78.9%.

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.

Number of adult transplants

Total adult transplants


755

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 10 105 0 115
Unrelated donor 20 249 42 311
Total allogeneic 30 354 42 426
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
329
-- 329
Total combined
713 42 755

Number of pediatric transplants

Total pediatric transplants


86

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 15 5 0 20
Unrelated donor 18 8 15 41
Total allogeneic 33 13 15 61
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
25
-- 25
Total combined
71 15 86

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 20 44 51 20 135
Unrelated 44 86 134 87 351
Autologous 28 45 196 85 354
Total 92 175 381 192 840

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:
Gregory Higgins
(206) 606-2039
Email: ghiggins@seattlecca.org

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

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