Blood & Lymphatic Cancer

Dr. Baratam at Hollings Cancer Center

Our blood and lymphatic cancer doctors specialize in diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs, including acute and chronic leukemias, myelodysplastic syndrome, Hodgkin’s lymphoma, non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, and myeloma. At MUSC Hollings Cancer Center, you will have access to sophisticated radiation oncology, immunotherapy, and stem cell transplantation if you and your doctors decide those treatments are right for you.

Diagnosis & Treatment of Blood & Lymphatic Cancers

Bone Marrow Transplants

MUSC was the first hospital to perform a bone marrow transplant in South Carolina and remains the largest and most comprehensive program in the state.

Learn more about Bone Marrow Transplants

State-of-the-Art Infusion Center

Our state-of-the-art infusion center is staffed by nurses who are chemotherapy-certified by the Oncology Nursing Society, making outpatient treatment possible for many patients.

Technologically Advanced Inpatient Unit

Located on the 7th floor of MUSC Health’s Ashley River Tower, this area was specially designed for immune-suppressed patients using the same sophisticated HEPA filtration system found in operating rooms.

Clinical Trials

Our clinical trials for hematological malignancies offer patients access to cutting-edge therapies that may not be available anywhere else.

  • Nationally recognized for treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) in adults.
  • Research and treatment program tailored for older adults (over 60 years old) with AML.
  • Comprehensive management for lymphomas and myeloma, including stem cell transplantation where appropriate.