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University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinic

Location

University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinic
Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant Program
600 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53792-5156
Direct phone: (608) 262-0455

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018
  • Marrow: 70
  • PBSC: 74
  • Cord Blood: 2
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 216
Performs adult; pediatric transplants

Overview

The University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant program is affiliated with the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. The program performs allogeneic and autologous stem cell transplants. Adult program is at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics and Pediatric Program is at American Family Children's Hospital. We are dedicated to providing excellent patient and family centered care.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1981 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since December 1990.

Attending physicians

Adult - Natalie Callendar, Christopher D'Angelo, Aric Hall, Peiman Hematti, Inga Hofmann, Mark Juckett, Vaishalee Kenkre, Ryan Mattison, Kalyan Nadiminti, Priyanka Pophali

Pediatric - Christian Capitini, Kenneth DeSantes, Mario Otto

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult and pediatric

Other programs and services

The University of Wisconsin Hospital Blood and Marrow Transplant Program provides a variety of novel and supportive services for patients, families, and caregivers.

As Wisconsins only National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer center, we offer the option of unique treatment and supportive care clinical trials.

Chaplains, social workers, child life specialists, and health psychologists all provide support to patients, families, and caregivers before, during, and after transplant.

Housing: Our housing coordinators offer access to affordable, temporary housing arrangements throughout the transplant process:
 Ronald McDonald House for pediatric patients and caregivers
 Restoring Hope Transplant House for adult patients and caregivers
 Contracts with local hotels

Pediatric Programs: We offer Madisons only Board of Education-approved Hospital School to help patients - from kindergarten through high school - keep up with their school work. Sibling Services offers opportunities for therapeutic play, peer interaction, coping strategies and support to brothers and sisters of patients going through transplant.

About the center

Overview

The University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant program is affiliated with the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. The program performs allogeneic and autologous stem cell transplants. Adult program is at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics and Pediatric Program is at American Family Children's Hospital. We are dedicated to providing excellent patient and family centered care.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1981 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since December 1990.

Attending physicians

Adult - Natalie Callendar, Christopher D'Angelo, Aric Hall, Peiman Hematti, Inga Hofmann, Mark Juckett, Vaishalee Kenkre, Ryan Mattison, Kalyan Nadiminti, Priyanka Pophali

Pediatric - Christian Capitini, Kenneth DeSantes, Mario Otto

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult and pediatric

Other programs and services

The University of Wisconsin Hospital Blood and Marrow Transplant Program provides a variety of novel and supportive services for patients, families, and caregivers.

As Wisconsins only National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer center, we offer the option of unique treatment and supportive care clinical trials.

Chaplains, social workers, child life specialists, and health psychologists all provide support to patients, families, and caregivers before, during, and after transplant.

Housing: Our housing coordinators offer access to affordable, temporary housing arrangements throughout the transplant process:
 Ronald McDonald House for pediatric patients and caregivers
 Restoring Hope Transplant House for adult patients and caregivers
 Contracts with local hotels

Pediatric Programs: We offer Madisons only Board of Education-approved Hospital School to help patients - from kindergarten through high school - keep up with their school work. Sibling Services offers opportunities for therapeutic play, peer interaction, coping strategies and support to brothers and sisters of patients going through transplant.

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 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 176 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 70.1%.

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 63.6% and 76.3%.

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.

Number of adult transplants

Total adult transplants


337

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 47 35 0 82
Unrelated donor 16 35 1 52
Total allogeneic 63 70 1 134
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
203
-- 203
Total combined
336 1 337

Number of pediatric transplants

Total pediatric transplants


25

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 2 3 0 5
Unrelated donor 5 1 1 7
Total allogeneic 7 4 1 12
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
13
-- 13
Total combined
24 1 25

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 6 11 48 22 87
Unrelated 8 17 28 6 59
Autologous 13 20 109 74 216
Total 27 48 185 102 362

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

This center has separate survivorship programs for adult and pediatric patients.
Please select the program you are interested in.