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Cancer and Blood Disorders Programs at Arkansas Children’s

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501-364-4000
Available Monday - Friday 7:00 am - 4:30 pm (CST)
You must have a referral from your child's doctor.

Arkansas Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Program is the only pediatric cancer treatment program in Arkansas. Our experienced team sees nearly 7,000 patients each year. At any given time, more than 250 patients are being treated for cancer or blood disorders here. If your child’s condition is difficult to cure or does not respond to traditional therapies, we are ready and prepared to offer new techniques and clinical trials, providing the skill and experience necessary to treat the most complex cases.

Surround Your Child with Expert Care

Our expert doctors and care teams are highly skilled in the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of childhood problems related to blood and tumors, such as:

  • Anemia
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Coagulation disorders
  • Leukemia
  • Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Lymphoma - Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • Solid Tumors
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Bone tumors
  • Soft-tissue sarcomas
  • Germ cell tumors
  • Liver tumors
  • Histiocytosis
  • Other malignant diseases

A Leader in Cancer Research and Family Support

Arkansas Children's is a member of several groups dedicated to improving the lives of children and families living with cancer and blood disorders. Membership in these groups lets your child receive cutting-edge treatments and take part in clinical trials.

  • Children's Oncology Group (COG). COG provides information and support to help children and their families in the fight against cancer.
  • Pediatric Oncology Experimental Therapeutics Investigators' Consortium (POETIC). POETIC is a group of 10 large academic medical centers in North America with a major emphasis on comprehensive cancer care and research.
  • Neuroblastoma and Medulloblastoma Translational Research Consortium (NMTRC). The NMTRC is a group of 25 universities and children’s hospitals that create a nationwide network of childhood cancer clinical trials. These trials are developing novel therapies for high-risk neuroblastoma and medulloblastoma.
At Arkansas Children’s, we provide comprehensive care for children with many endocrine disorders
 

Why Choose Arkansas Children’s?
Children are at the center of everything we do. Arkansas Children’s is the only hospital system in the state solely dedicated to caring for children, which allows our organization to uniquely shape the landscape of pediatric care in Arkansas. Today, Arkansas Children’s is more than just a hospital treating sick kids – our system includes two hospitals, a pediatric research institute, a foundation, clinics, education and outreach, all with an unyielding commitment to making children better today and healthier tomorrow.