This speciality involves managing blood diseases using the following tools:

  • Addition and removal of blood components as needed
  • Biological therapy for benign and malignant blood disorders
  • Chemotherapy
  • Growth factor drugs
  • Immunosuppressive drugs
  • Stem cell and bone marrow transplantation

DESUN haematologists work closely with colleagues in medical and radiation oncology, transplantation and other specialties in the care of their patients.

Specialists at DESUN are experienced at treating common and rare blood diseases including:

  • Anemia
  • Bleeding and clotting disorders
  • Enlarged lymph nodes or spleen
  • Hematologic malignancies
  • Hypercoagulable states and platelet disorders
  • Immune cytopenias
  • Leukemias
  • Lymphproliferative disorders
  • Monoclonal gammopathies of undetermined significance
  • Myelodysplastic syndromes
  • Myelofibrosis with myeloid metaplasia
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative disorders
  • Porphyria
  • Primary amyloidosis
  • Thrombocytopenia