General Hematology Program

The General Hematology Program at Children's Hospital offers compassionate, comprehensive, family-centered care for children and young adults with blood disorders. We provide education and counseling, and we connect you with advocacy programs here in Nashville and across the nation. We will also let you know if your child may be eligible to participate in a Vanderbilt clinical trial or research.

Conditions We Treat

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    Iron deficiency anemia
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    Hemolytic anemia
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    Immune thrombocytopenia (ITP)
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    White blood cell disorders
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    Neutropenia
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    Congenital anemias

Meet Your Care Team

Alexandra J. Borst
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Alexandra J. BorstMD

    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Michael R. Debaun

Michael R. DebaunMD, MPH

    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Heather L. McDaniel
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Heather L. McDanielMD, MSCI

    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Jennifer A. Murdock

Jennifer A. MurdockMD

    Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine
Emmanuel J. Volanakis

Emmanuel J. VolanakisMD

    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Allison P. Wheeler

Allison P. WheelerMD, MSCI

    Hematology, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Why Choose Care at Children's Hospital for Pediatric General Hematology

  • We offer a comprehensive program for care of children with blood disorders within our clinic as well as throughout the hospital.

  • Experienced care

    Our medical professionals and family support team members have experience and special interest in caring for children and young adults with blood disorders. We work closely with your family to determine the best treatment options and approach.

  • Our clinic offers comprehensive laboratory services to quickly and accurately identify disorders. For those patients that need them, we can provide blood transfusion and intravenous medicine infusions right in our clinic. This maximizes convenience and safety.

Tests, Treatments and Services

We offer a full range of tests, treatments, and services including:

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    Blood product transfusions
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    Medication management
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    Specialized testing and counseling
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    Specialized testing and counseling
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    Stem cell transplant
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    Surgery

Locations (2)

2200 Children's Way, 6th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
Today's hours:Closed
1500 21st Avenue South, Suite 2500
Nashville, TN 37212