• Specialized Programs

    The Solid Tumors Center at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center features six world-class treatment programs offering patients deep expertise and advanced therapies for specific conditions. Each program features an authority in his/her area of expertise as well as teams of subspecialists and nurses with focused training and years of proven experience.

    Bone & Soft Tissue Program
    The Bone & Soft Tissue Program has the expertise to treat a wide range of newly diagnosed and relapsed musculoskeletal cancers and benign tumors.

    Neuroblastoma Program
    Because neuroblastoma is rarely seen in adults, it is important that your child receives care from an experienced team of pediatric specialists who focus exclusively on treating childhood cancers. Our Neuroblastoma Program treats newly diagnosed and relapsed patients and provide innovative therapies for children with relapsed or hard-to-treat neuroblastomas.

    Liver Tumor Program
    The Liver Tumor Program treats all primary liver cancers occurring in children and young adults. The two most common types of liver cancer are hepatoblastoma and hepatocellular carcinoma. We care for both newly diagnosed liver cancer and for children with relapsed disease.

    Retinoblastoma Program
    The Retinoblastoma Program offers the latest in diagnosis and treatment options, as well as access to a wide range of pediatric subspecialists to help our patients manage the rigors of treatment and effectively transition back into their lives.

    Rare Tumors Program
    The experts in the Rare Tumors Program are committed to providing exceptional care for children with rare cancers. Our program offers the latest therapies and clinical trials as well as access to pediatric experts with extensive experiencing treating children and young adults with rare cancers.

    Kidney Tumor Program
    Through our Kidney Tumor Program, patients have access to the broadest set of pediatric and oncologic expertise available. The breadth of our expertise allows us to assemble a team of specialists to meet the specific needs of each patient.