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LEADING HOSPITALS & CANCER CENTERS
In the United States
Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Located in Boston, this award-winning hospital is one of the best pediatric hospitals in the US. You can visit their Dana Farber Cancer Center for more information about your child’s cancer and suggested treatment.
Children Hospital of Philadelphia (Chop), Philadelphia, PA
Located in Philadelphia, this is one of the best children hospital on the east coast. Visit their Pediatric Cancer Center for more information about your child’s cancer and suggested treatment.
Memorial sloan Ketering Cancer Center (MSKCC), NYC, NY
Located in New York, USA, this is one of the leading cancer treatment and research centers in the world. Visit their Pediatric Cancer Care for more information about your child’s cancer and suggested treatment.
M.D Anderson Cancer Center , Houston, TX
Located in Texas, USA, this is one of the world’s largest cancer centers. You can visit the Children Cancer Hospital for additional information on Pediatric cancers and treatments.
This Children’s Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering research and treatment of children with cancer. It is one of the best pediatric cancer hospitals in the U.S and is the first and only National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center devoted solely to children.
St. Jude is the only pediatric cancer research center where families never pay for treatment not covered by insurance: No child is ever denied treatment because of the family’s inability to pay.
As part of the National Institute of Health (NIH), this institute’s website offers a lot of information on the different types of cancer and the available treatments for them, nationwide. In addition, there are many links to other information centers.
If you heard about a new/experimental treatment or drug and you are not sure whether it is under an official study or not, you can visit the NCI’s Clinical Trials page and look it up. Remember that an “experimental treatment” may use as a cover for a doubtful activity purposed to get money from the families without having any medical basis or any formal acknowledgment form official institutes.
In the NCI’s website you can also have a live chat with the institute’s advisors.
Manhaim radiation center
Schneider Children’s Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel
Schneider Children‘s is the only comprehensive, highly specialized care hospital of its kind in the country and in the Middle East, dedicated exclusively to the well-being of all children and adolescents
Dana Dwek Children’s Hospital (at Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center), Tel Aviv, Israel
The Pediatric Hemato-oncology Department at Dana’s Children Hospital specialize in Pediatric bone marrow transplantations. They perform a full array of bone marrow transplants (BMT) for children, sourced by self-donated (autologous) marrow and peripheral blood donations and donations from a related or unrelated donor (allogeneic).