For more information or to make an appointment with a Memorial Sloan-Kettering physician in the Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Service, please call Patricia Walka at 212-639-7431. In order to make an appointment with the best doctor for your child’s particular condition, you may be asked questions such as:
- What is your child’s diagnosis? When did he or she receive it?
- Were you told what type of transplant your child needs?
- Was a sibling donor or other donor lined up? Was tissue typing done?
- Was a donor search done?
Your questions about insurance coverage or other financial concerns can be discussed at the time of your call.