A pediatric hematologist-oncologist specializes in researching, diagnosing and treating blood disorders and cancer in children. Pediatric hematologist-oncologists care for children with blood conditions, such as anemia and bleeding disorders, and cancers, such as brain cancer and leukemia. They often work as part of a healthcare team that includes surgeons, radiologists, pathologists, nurses, and social workers.
A pediatric hematologist-oncologist typically:
There are 134 specialists practicing Pediatric Hematology & Oncology in Florida with an overall average rating of 4.4 stars. There are 42 hospitals in Florida with affiliated Pediatric Hematology & Oncology specialists, including Uf Health Shands Hospital, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.