Sickle Cell Anemia Treatment in Baltimore

About Sickle Cell Anemia

Sickle cell anemia is a hereditary blood disorder that occurs when red blood cells assume an abnormal sickle shape. The sickling of cells decreases their flexibility and can also result in a number of life-threatening complications. With new sickle cell anemia treatmets at the Oncology Center of Central Baltimore, we can better manage the disease. Sickle cell patients are now often able to live well into their later years.

The symptoms of sickle cell anemia include:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Dizziness
  • Headaches
  • Coldness in the extremities
  • Paler than normal skin or mucous membranes
  • Jaundice
  • Sudden pain throughout the body

The signs and symptoms of sickle cell disease vary greatly. While some display mild symptoms, others show severe symptoms and need to be hospitalized for sickle cell anemia treatment in Baltimore. The Oncology Center of Central Baltimore offers numerous advanced sickle cell anemia treatments and is here to help you. Call (410) 662-6222 to schedule your appointment today!

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Why Choose Us?

  • Individual and specialized care
  • State of the art medicine and treatments
  • Dr Stanley Walker is not only an oncologist but he teaches medical students and residents