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 265 specialists practicing Pediatric Hematology & Oncology in Texas with an overall average rating of 4.5 stars. There are 23 hospitals in Texas with affiliated Pediatric Hematology & Oncology specialists, including Texas Children's Hospital, Methodist Children's Hospital and Cook Children's Medical Center.