Conditions We Treat

The Cancer Center at Nicklaus Children's Hospital provides state-of-the-art medical and surgical care to more pediatric cancer patients than any other facility in South Florida.
 

We are recognized for a multidisciplinary, holistic approach to care that places the child and family at the center of a highly coordinated network of specialists who work together to anticipate and meet the needs of the child and family throughout their treatment and follow-up care. When children enter the Center, they benefit from knowing that an entire team of pediatric specialists is putting their needs and the needs of their family first.
 

We have a comprehensive array of sub-specialists, programs and clinics covering the following conditions:

Acquired Aplastic Anemia

Acute Lymphoblastic Lymphoma

Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)

Adamantinoma

Alpha Thalassemia

Alveolar soft part Sarcoma

Anaplastic Astrocytoma

Angiofibroma

Aplastic anemia

Astrocytoma

Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor

Beta Thalassemia

Blood Disorders

Bone Tumors and Cysts

Brain Tumors

Burkitt's Lymphoma

Cardiac Tumor

CDKL5 Disorder

Chondroblastoma

Chondrosarcoma

Chronic Granulomatous Disease

Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia

Congenital Amegakaryocytic Thrombocytopenia

Congenital anemia

Craniopharyngioma

Cyclic Neutropenia

Desmoid tumor

Diamond-Blackfan anemia

Differentiated Thyroid Cancer

Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG)

Dysembryoplastic Neuroepithelial Tumor

Dyskeratosis congenita

Enchondroma

Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma

Ewing sarcoma

Fanconi anemia

Fibrosarcoma

Ganglioglioma

Germinoma of the Central Nervous system

Giant cell tumor

Glioblastoma Multiforme

Glioma

Gliomatosis Cerebri

Head and Neck Tumors

Heart Tumors

Hemangiopericytoma

Hemolytic anemia

Hemolytic Disease

Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis

Hemophilia

Henoch-Schonlein Purpura

Hepatoblastoma

Hodgkin lymphoma

Hydrops Fetalis

Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)

Immune Deficiency Syndromes

Juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia

Kostmann’s syndrome

Langerhans cell histiocytosis

Large cell lymphoma

Leiomyosarcoma

Liposarcoma

Liver tumors

Low-grade gliomas

Lymphomas

Malignant fibrous histiocytoma

Malignant rhabdoid tumor

Medullary thyroid cancer

Megaloblastic Anemia

Megaloblastic Pernicious Anemia

Meningioma

Metabolic (or lysosomal) storage diseases

Myelodysplastic syndromes

Neuroblastoma

Non-Hodgkin lymphoma

Non-ossifying fibroma

Ocular Tumors

Oligodendroglioma

Osteoblastoma

Osteochondroma

Osteoid Osteoma

Osteosarcoma

Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria

Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis

Platelet Function Disorders

Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma

Polycythemia

Red Blood Cell Disorders

Relapsed or Refractory Neuroblastoma

Retinoblastoma

Rhabdomyosarcoma

Sacrococcygeal Teratoma

Schwannoma

Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome

Sickle Cell Disease

Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Spider Angiomas

Spinal Cord Tumors

Synovial Chondromatosis

Synovial sarcoma

Teratoma

Testicular Tumors

Thalassemia

Thrombocytopenia

Thrombocytopenia-Absent Radius Syndrome

Thrombophilia

Thrombosis

Thyroid Nodules

Vitamin K deficiency bleeding

Von Willebrand Disease

White Blood Cell Disorders

Wilms’ tumor

Contact the Cancer Center
 305-662-8360

Lacy's Success Story
At only 2 years old, Lacy needed to have a tumor removed from her brain; she also went through six months of chemotherapy and a stem cell transplant. Today, Lacy is cancer free and going to different therapies to continue getting stronger every day.

Service Locations

Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

Designated as a Blue Distinction Center for Transplants

 

Recognized by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer

 

Accredited by the Foundation for the Accrediation of Cellular Therapies (FACT)