Sickle Cell

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West Central Ohio Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center is one of only six sickle cell programs in the state of Ohio, and the only program located in the greater Dayton region that provides services to infants, children and teens with sickle cell disease.

A multidisciplinary approach to care for sickle cell patients ensures your child an optimum quality of life. Our team consists of a physician, nurse coordinator and outreach coordinator, social worker and dietitian. We are committed to providing compassionate, culturally sensitive, coordinated and comprehensive care to all children and their families.

Conditions We Treat

Abnormal hemoglobinopathies such as

  • Sickle Cell disease (such as Sickle Cell anemia, Hemoglobin SC disease and Sickle beta thalassemia)
  • Sickle Cell trait
  • Thalassemias (Alpha and Beta)
  • Other hemoglobin variants

Services We Offer

  • Evaluation, diagnosis and treatment
  • Consultation
  • Hemoglobin counseling and testing
  • Patient family support group
  • Ongoing education and outreach for professionals
  • Newborn screening followup
  • Collaboration with other sickle cell programs and community
  • Transition from pediatric to adult care

Meet Our Team 

Medical Director: Mukund Dole, MD

Clinics 

  • Dayton Children's - Main Campus--Comprehensive clinic held every month
  • Specialty Clinics-Lima--Every third Thursday of each month
  • Specialty Care Center - Warren County--Every second Tuesday of each month

Patient Stories

Locations

 

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Upcoming Events

5k Run/Walk/Roll fundraiser for a universally accessible park

Car Seat Safety Check at Xenia Township Fire Station 51 on Brush Row Road

Car Seat Safety Check - no appointment necessary!

All parents, siblings and grandparents of students working with IEPs from preschool through high school are invited to hear the guest speaker from the Bureau for Children with Medical Handicaps.

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Our Services

Pediatric experts in more than 35 specialty areas

Accreditations

The Children's Medical Center of Dayton Dayton Children's
The Right Care for the Right Reasons

One Children's Plaza - Dayton, Ohio - 45404-1815
937-641-3000
www.childrensdayton.org