Hemoglobinopathy and Sickle Cell Anemia: How We Treat

How are hemoglobinopathy and sickle cell anemia treated?

Sickle cell is addressed at Children's Hospital Colorado

Treatment for kids with abnormal hemoglobin (a condition called hemoglobinopathy) and sickle cell anemia is provided at the highly specialized Hemoglobinopathy Clinic at Children’s Hospital Colorado.

Care is delivered by an expert team including doctors, nurses, social workers, nutritionists and dentists. Radiology exams are performed by radiologists with expertise in hemoglobinopathies, and blood transfusions are done at the top-ranked Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders if needed.