The mission of the Cancer and Blood Disorders Center is to provide the highest level and quality of care available.
Hematology and Oncology
Herbert Bevan, MD
Megan Burke, MD
Raven Cooksey, MD
Eric Lowe, MD
Melissa Mark, MD
William Owen, MD
Linda Pegram, MD
Anthony Villella, MD
Eric Werner, MD

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The Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center (CCBDC)

Our Mission

The mission of the Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center at CHKD is to provide the highest level and quality of care available. We are committed to being regional and national leaders in the treatment of children with cancer, sickle cell disease, coagulation disorders and general blood disorders.

Our staff is especially trained to provide comprehensive care to infants, children, adolescents, young adults and to help their families cope with the stress of a child's illness.

Local Statistics

The Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center (CCBDC) follows more than 500 childhood cancer patients, ranging in age from 0 to the mid-20s. On average, more than 70 new cases are diagnosed annually. We also care for more than 500 children with sickle cell and nearly 300 children with coagulation disorders. In addition, we follow/consult on hundreds of children with general hematology problems.