The Leukemia Program at Northside Hospital provides
comprehensive, state-of-the-art services for adult patients
and chronic leukemias, myelodysplastic
and other blood-related cancers.
For patients with some forms of leukemia or other blood cancers,
a bone marrow or stem cell transplant may be part of the
treatment plan. To this end, we provide a seamless transition to
our nationally recognized blood
and marrow transplant program.
Northside's Leukemia Program offers patients the following:
Prompt MD evaluation and diagnosis 24-hours a day, 7
days a week. Please call (404) 255-1930 to refer a
patient. - How
to Refer a Patient.
Dedicated leukemia coordinators
Dedicated health psychologist
Access to state-of the-art clinical
research trials; Johns Hopkins Oncology
Center, National Cancer Institute (NCI), CALGB, and
Dedicated inpatient and outpatient staff specializing in
care of patients with leukemia
Specialized closed HEPA-filtered 36 bed inpatient unit
designed for unique needs of leukemia patients
Outpatient care provided in a dedicated, HEPA-filtered
clinic to provide maximum protection from infection
Blood Bank and a dedicated Blood
Donor Center to fully support the specialized
Access to a highly experienced and dedicated blood and
marrow transplant Program/team
Onsite Flow Cytometry/Molecular Diagnostics and
Access to onsite urgent apheresis support - Atlanta
Leukemia Program FACT’s:
Provide leukemia patients with cutting edge clinical
research trials, state-of-the-art treatments and wide
range of services including education, emotional and
Our dedicated and experienced Leukemia Team is amongst
the most experienced in the country.
Treats more than 100 newly diagnosed leukemia
patients each year.
Committed to providing comprehensive care in a
Secure online and tax deductible giving is available to
help fund research, education and other patient support services
for the Leukemia Program through the Northside Hospital
Foundation. Call (770) 667-4483 (GIVE) or visit give.northside.com
for more information.