UAB Medicine

Medical Oncology Overview


The UAB Department of Hematology/Oncology is a multidisciplinary team of specialty physicians utilizing the most advanced methods to treat patients with hematologic or malignant diseases.
Conditions Treated
  • Hematologic diseases
  • Malignant diseases
Services Provided
  • Bone marrow transplant service with a 21-bed, state-of-the-art in-patient unit
  • Comprehensive lab studies
  • Patient education
  • Dedicated leukemia treatment service
  • Clinical research as a participant in the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG); a leading leukemia and lymphoma research organization