MUSC Pediatric Cancer Program

pediatric cancer program

Pediatric Cancer

MUSC Children's HospitalThe Pediatric Cancer Program is part of the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Unit at MUSC Children’s Hospital, South Carolina’s largest and most comprehensive pediatric healthcare center. MUSC’s program offers the latest diagnostic and treatment options in a caring environment designed especially for children. We bring together leading experts from multiple specialties to offer the most comprehensive care available anywhere. Our collaborative program brings all the needed expertise to the patient’s side in a single coordinated effort with patients often completing tests, imaging and advanced diagnostics in a single visit.

Our program offers pediatric specialists in a variety of areas, including:

  • Pediatric oncology
  • Pediatric surgery (including minimally invasive techniques)
  • Diagnostic and interventional radiology
  • Radiation oncology
  • Blood and marrow transplantation - the only center in South Carolina
  • Orthopaedic oncology
  • Pediatric neurosurgery
  • Pediatric pathology, hematopathology and cytogenetics
  • Pediatric nursing

Leading Pediatric Cancer Research

MUSC offers the only basic science researchers in South Carolina dedicated to pediatric cancer research. Our team has been awarded grants from Hyundai Hope on Wheels, St. Baldrick’s Foundation, the Children’s Oncology Group and the Rally Foundation for Childhood Cancer Research.

Our young patients also benefit from the tremendous work of MUSC’s Charles P. Darby Children’s Research Institute — the largest and most comprehensive pediatric research facility in the Carolinas.

 
 
 

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