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Sickle Cell Program

Sickle Cell Treatment Program

The Pediatric Sickle Cell Program at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital and Upstate Cancer Center provides comprehensive care for children and adolescents with all types of Sickle Cell Disease.

Our services include diagnosis, treatment and long-term management of all aspects of sickle cell disease. We offer a biopsychosocial approach to providing family-centered care with our multidisciplinary team, including:

  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Pediatric Psychologist
  • Child Life Specialists
  • Educational Liaison
  • Social worker
  • Care manager
  • Music Therapist

Our mission is to provide state-of-the art comprehensive care to children and adolescents with sickle cell disease to promote excellent long-term physical and emotional outcomes and to thrive in the process. We provide dedicated personalized care to ensure that patients and families develop an understanding of their condition and confidence to manage their disease to continue toward a bright and healthy future.