Pediatric oncology focuses on the treatment of cancers that occur in children, all the way from infancy to their teenage years. Cancer often manifests differently in children, as they are growing and developing. Pediatric oncology offers specialized cancer care to focus on the unique needs of childhood cancers.
Pediatric oncologists and hematologists in Florida
Has your little one been diagnosed with cancer?
If so, we understand if your mind has been racing with a million and one questions about how to support your child. Like, what should I do next? How can I get the best possible care for my child? Who can I depend on during this challenging time? At HCA Florida Physicians, a network of providers across the state, we offer compassionate care and a multidisciplinary approach to pediatric oncology.
Our pediatric cancer services
Our pediatric oncology specialists partner with parents and pediatricians to ensure that children receive effective treatments and personalized care.
Pediatric cancer treatment
After a diagnosis is confirmed, our pediatric oncologists uniquely craft a treatment plan to align with your child's health needs. That treatment plan may include:
- Blood and marrow transplants
- Infusion therapy, such as chemotherapy
- Pediatric surgery
- Radiation therapy
Our pediatric cancer specialists
At HCA Florida Physicians, our pediatric hematologists and oncologists are dedicated to providing your little one with the compassionate, expert care they deserve.
Our doctors are equipped with advanced technologies and a fully integrated network of care, ensuring we can provide just the right type of care your child needs.
Collaborative approach to pediatric oncology
We know that high-quality cancer care requires a collaborative approach. That's why our specialists are connected to other specialized physicians throughout Florida, all dedicated to helping your child heal. This multidisciplinary approach to care allows us to deliver comprehensive support to your child.
Through our network, your child's cancer specialist may work with other providers, as needed, such as:
- Physical therapists
- Radiation oncologists