Benign Blood Disorder Care
When you’re a patient at Swedish, we don’t just treat your blood disorder – we treat you. We use the most advanced treatments to create a highly personalized care plan. We also support you and your loved ones with a full range of services throughout your entire journey. The result is effective, whole-person care for the body, mind and spirit.
Why Choose Us for Blood Disorder Care?
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About Benign Blood Disorders
Benign blood disorders, or benign hematologic disorders, are non-cancerous conditions in which blood cells do not function normally. The expert oncology and hematology teams at Swedish use the most effective therapies to treat patients with every type of benign blood disorder and its related conditions, including:
- Platelet disorders
- Bleeding disorder
- Sickle cell disease
Testing and Diagnostics
Diagnostic tools help our clinicians determine which therapies will work best for each patient, based on many factors like the patient’s diagnosis and particular genetic profile. Your doctors will use multiple advanced diagnostic and prognostic tools to help design your individualized treatment plan. Depending on your case, this may include one or more of the following:
- Bone marrow analysis
- Coagulation diagnostics
- Thrombophilic evaluation
Personalized Treatment for Benign Blood Disorders
We take a team approach to your hematology treatment because we know this offers the best success in managing and curing blood disorders. Your multidisciplinary care team will work with you to design an individualized care plan, from diagnosis to post-treatment support. We offer many different therapies across our Swedish locations. Depending on your condition, your personal care plan may include one or more of the following:
Systemic therapies travel through the bloodstream and may help replace missing nutrients, control blood cell destruction by the immune system or impact blood cell production rates. Systemic therapies include:
- Monoclonal antibodies
- Iron replacement
- Blood factor replacement
Additional therapies may also be part of the treatment plan for a small number of patients. These may include:
- Antithymocyte globulin
You’ll also be provided with supportive therapies to prevent or relieve symptoms and keep you as comfortable as possible throughout the course of your treatment. Such therapies include:
- Therapeutic apheresis Note: This advanced therapy is not available at all Swedish locations.
Find Benign Blood Disorder Care Close to You
We are proud to see our dedication to our patients recognized by some of the most well-respected programs and institutions in the United States. Several of our Swedish locations have achieved the following accreditations:
- Accountable Care Organizations (ACO) Accreditation – National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)
- Accreditation – Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT)
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