Riley Hospital for Children Hemotology/Oncology at Indiana University Health is committed to the care of the individual child and family. With some of the top Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologists in the United States, we care for 75% of all children with cancer in Indiana. Our team has more experience treating children with cancer than any other program in the state.
Our Pediatric Hematologists/Oncologists are faculty members of the Indiana University School of Medicine. They are also engaged in clinical research and we offer a highly regarded Pediatric Hematology/Oncology fellowship training program for pediatricians seeking to become specialists in Hematology/Oncology.
We recognize the value of therapeutic relationship between the child and family with doctors, nurses, and other therapists. A deep existing relationship develops between the child, the family, and the Hematology/Oncology family.
A child with cancer needs the compassionate care and the expertise of Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health Pediatric Specialists to deal with this rare condition – childhood cancer. Our entire staff of caregivers is dedicated to the healing of the body and the spirit. Each child and family will heal together during this special treatment at Riley Hopsital for Children at IU Health.
Tomorrow's Treatment Today
Only Riley at IU Health can bring together all facets of medical science in one place. Riley at IU Health pediatric Specialists ensure that tomorrow's treatments are better and safer than today's. They are also among the leaders responsible for the development of many of those treatments. They accomplish this by:
- Leading clinical research trials which evaluate the usefulness of the most promising therapies
- Leading and participating in clinical research trials which determine the safety of innovative therapies
- Performing laboratory investigations to uncover potential cancer therapies
- Linking lab discoveries with their value in children – another unique aspect of Riley at IU health physicians