Cancer Center | Nicklaus Children's Hospital

Patient Success Stories

Read inspiring stories of hope from patients and families treated at Nicklaus Children's Hospital.

September patient of the month: Juan Pablo

When he and his family were still living in Venezuela, Juan Pablo was diagnosed with stage 4 neuroblastoma, an aggressive type of cancer. Watch Juan Pablo’s story and help us raise awareness throughout the month of September for Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month. Read this story.

A Cancer Cure for Kira

Kira, 13, can say “I beat cancer” in four languages: English, Portuguese, Italian and Spanish. The budding linguist and aspiring make-up artist (at least for the moment) is happy to have cancer in the rear view mirror after a 2014 bone marrow transplant that cured her of acute lymphocytic leukemia. Read this story.

Sabrina's Bone Marrow Transplant Success Story

Thriving after undergoing bone marrow transplant from two donated umbilical cord units, Sabrina celebrates her 15th birthday after sucessfully recovering from the transplant to treat her Leukemia. Read this story.

A Cure for Carmani

Basketball legend's child receives life-saving transplant. Read this story.

Do you have a patient success story? If so, please submit your story on our success story submission page.

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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)