Sickle Cell Center

• For an appointment with a DMC specialist, call (313) 745-KIDS

The Sickle Cell Center at the Children's Hospital of Michigan at the Detroit Medical Center has a long history of providing multidisciplinary care for sickle cell patients as well as a public education program to help identify carriers of the sickle cell gene and infants who have the disease at birth. The center also offers a Newborn Sickle Cell Screening Program.

Additionally the division sees a wide variety of disorders including Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP), Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia, Evan's Syndrome, Idiopathic Aplastic Anemia and Red Cell Membrane disorders.

Learn more about Dr. Wanda Whitten-Shurney's Awarded Seat on National Sickle Cell Disease Advisory Committee

For further information or to schedule an appointment call (313) 745-KIDS or toll-free at (888) 362-2500.