Retinoblastoma in Children
Retinoblastoma in Children
Retinoblastoma is a cancer that begins in the retina, the light-sensitive nerve tissue at the back of the eye. It is the most common type of eye cancer in children and comprises about 2% of all pediatric cancers. Fortunately, due to advanced diagnostics and modern treatments, more than 95% of children with retinoblastoma can now be cured. Choosing a hospital with state-of-the-art technologies and expert specialists is therefore critical for retinoblastoma treatment. Sheba Medical Center in Israel features top physicians who trained at world-renowned cancer centers. Our team is knowledgeable and experienced in the latest therapies to fight retinoblastoma in children.
At Sheba, every treatment program for cancer is based on a holistic approach to healing. We custom-design each child’s therapy, taking comfort and overall quality of life into consideration. Our team is dedicated to maintaining supportive, open lines of communication between the doctors, family, and child.
Osteosarcoma is a relatively uncommon bone cancer, and treatment can be complex. It is therefore imperative to choose a medical facility that is experienced with treating osteosarcoma in children. At Sheba Medical Center in Israel, our multidisciplinary doctors offer progressive therapies and techniques against this cancer. We have a premier team of pediatric oncologists, orthopedic surgeons, radiation oncologists, and other specialists who have undergone training at internationally renowned cancer centers. Our physicians use frontline expertise to custom-tailor every child’s treatment program.
Holistic healthcare is a foundation of cancer treatment at Sheba, especially when caring for our young patients. We make personalized medical decisions that consider the individual child’s comfort and overall well-being. Our compassionate team believes in open communication between the doctors, child, and family, so that you know what to expect throughout every step of your child’s treatment.
Wilms Tumor Overview
Wilms tumor is the most common type of kidney cancer in children, and a multidisciplinary approach to treatment is often required. When treated promptly and aggressively, the treatment for Wilms tumor is usually successful. At Sheba Medical Center in Israel, our pediatric specialists are skilled and experienced in treating this disease. We will use precise diagnostics to categorize and stage Wilms tumor quickly, and we will custom-design your child’s cancer treatment with the latest research-based therapies. Our doctors are involved in many cutting-edge clinical trials to explore new therapies for Wilms tumors, and we bring this expertise to caring for each individual child.
When treating our young patients, we apply a compassionate bedside manner and holistic approach to medicine. Your child’s overall well-being is essential to planning an efficient, pain-free, and integrative treatment program. Cancer can have devastating effects on you and your child’s quality of life. In addition to offering progressive medical therapies from a range of Sheba’s hospital divisions and specialties, we also offer a variety of supportive services to provide for both your emotional and physical needs.
In order to plan and administer the best treatment program for your child as soon as possible, a fast and precise diagnosis of childhood glioma is necessary. At Sheba Medical Center in Israel, our pediatric brain tumor specialists are highly qualified and experienced in diagnosing and treating low-grade and high-grade gliomas with a personalized approach. Our facilities feature advanced technologies and the latest therapies, and our multidisciplinary team comprises leading surgeons, oncologists, and pathologists who have trained at the best cancer centers worldwide.
Sheba’s campus is all-inclusive, which allows us to provide integrative treatments efficiently and comfortably.
We treat pediatric glioma with a compassionate, holistic approach that considers the child’s quality of life. From the first evaluation through our comprehensive follow-up services, you and your child will benefit from the expertise of our medical professionals. Cancer can have devastating effects on the physical and emotional well-being of your child and his/her entire family, and we offer a variety of support services to address your needs.
We treat children and adolescents with astrocytomas at Sheba Medical Center in Israel. Almost half of all pediatric brain tumors are astrocytomas, and our team of doctors is highly experienced in treating this cancer. Using advanced, precise technologies, we diagnose childhood cancers precisely to design the most effective, customized treatments. Our pediatric specialists are world-renowned leaders in cancer research and treatment. We bring our unique expertise to caring for each and every child with cutting-edge, progressive therapies that are not available elsewhere.
Our physicians use a compassionate manner and a holistic approach when treating children. Your child’s quality of life is essential to planning an efficient, integrative, and comfortable treatment program. We understand that cancer can have serious effects on the overall well-being of your child and your entire family. We offer a variety of professional support services to address your physical and psychological needs.
Medulloblastoma is a rare but invasive brain tumor, and it is critical to choose a premier team of pediatric specialists for treatment. At Sheba Medical Center in Israel, our Hemato-Oncology Division doctors are experienced in accurately diagnosing and treating this disease with personalized therapies. Our facilities feature advanced technologies and cutting-edge treatments by world-recognized leaders in cancer treatment. Pediatric brain tumor specialists collaborate to assess your child’s case and customize the most effective treatment for medulloblastoma.
Sheba features a comprehensive, all-inclusive campus that enables us to provide integrative treatments efficiently and comfortably. If your child requires a bone marrow/stem cell transplant, we have access to state-of-the-art molecular laboratories to identify a perfect donor match. If no genetically suitable donor can be located, Sheba can use stem cells from the extensive data bank of the National Marrow Donor Program.
We treat medulloblastoma with a holistic approach that considers quality of life and how the whole body is functioning. From the first evaluation of your child’s case through our comprehensive follow-up services, you and your child will benefit from the expertise of compassionate medical professionals. Cancer can have devastating effects on the physical and emotional well-being of your child and his/her entire family, and we offer a variety of support services to address your needs.
Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is a soft tissue tumor that is relatively uncommon, and treating this disease can be complex. It is essential to choose a medical facility and team that is knowledgeable and experienced with RMS in children. At the Hemato-Oncology Division of Sheba Medical Center in Israel, our multidisciplinary doctors offer cutting-edge therapies and techniques to treat rhabdomyosarcoma. Our pediatric oncologists, hematologists, and other specialists have undergone training at premier cancer centers worldwide, and we use our frontline expertise to custom-design every child’s treatment program.
We are committed to holistic healthcare, especially when treating our young patients. We consider the individual child’s comfort and overall well-being – both physical and psychological –to make personalized medical decisions. Our compassionate team believes in open communication between the doctors, child, and family, so that you fully understand the condition and always know what to expect.
Ewing Sarcoma Overview
Sheba Medical Center in Israel provides complete and comprehensive care to patients with Ewing Sarcoma. As the largest hospital in the region, Sheba grants access to a multidisciplinary team of top-tiered medical professionals and groundbreaking treatments and clinical trials. Our 360-degree approach ensures first-rate care to patients from all over the world.
Ewing sarcoma patients are treated by a team of specialists who have trained at internationally renowned cancer centers around the world. Since no two cases are alike, our expert doctors come together to diagnose, stage, and build individualized treatment plans for each patient.
Sheba’s holistic approach to healthcare puts the needs of the patient and the family first. We understand that cancer treatment has far-reaching effects on your quality of life, and we’re here to help. You and your family will have the support of our compassionate therapists, psychologists, social workers, and nutritionists. We will keep you informed every step of the way throughout your child’s treatment at Sheba.
Sheba Medical Center in Israel is the largest hospital in the region. With our expert medical professionals, extensive facilities, groundbreaking treatments, and clinical trials, we provide neuroblastoma treatment that is unmatched by any other facility around.
Our methods focus on treating the patient, not the disease. Each case is approached with the utmost care by our multidisciplinary team of specialists who use state-of-the-art technology to assist them in diagnosis, staging, and treatment. Since no two cases are alike, our expert doctors come together to build individualized treatment plans for each child diagnosed with neuroblastoma.
At Sheba, you know you’re in good hands with physicians who have trained at internationally renowned cancer centers around the world. Our team of medical professionals also includes nurses, psychologists, social workers, and therapists for complete holistic care. You’ll never have to worry about being in the dark when it comes to your child’s treatment. We aim to support you and keep you fully informed throughout your child’s treatment here at our clinic.
Pediatric Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL)
Pediatric Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) Overview
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas (NHL) are the third most common childhood cancer, and some types are extremely fast-growing. If your child is diagnosed with NHL, a rapid diagnosis of the precise type is essential for beginning treatment as soon as possible. You need a medical team that is experienced, skilled, and up-to-date with the latest technologies. At Sheba Medical Center in Israel, our Hemato-Oncology Division offers cutting-edge technologies, progressive treatments, and physicians who are world-leaders in cancer therapy. Multidisciplinary pediatric specialists, including hematologists, medical oncologists, and radiation oncologists, collaborate to assess each child’s case and custom-tailor an effective treatment program for non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Sheba is the largest, most comprehensive hospital in the Middle East, and our campus is all-inclusive – we provide integrative treatments efficiently and comfortably. If your child requires a bone marrow/stem cell transplant, we have access to a precise HLA laboratory and our molecular laboratory to identify the perfect donor match. In the absence of a genetically suitable donor, Sheba can also use stem cells from the massive data bank of the National Marrow Donor Program.
We treat NHL in children with a holistic approach, paying attention to your child’s overall well-being. From the first consultation through our follow-up services, you and your child will benefit from the expertise and compassion of our top-tier medical team. Cancer can have devastating effects on the physical and emotional health of your child and the entire family, which is why we offer a variety of support services.
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Established in 1948, Sheba Medical Center is now the leading medical center in the region.