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Blood Disorders (Hematology and Medical Oncology)

Advanced care for blood diseases in San Diego

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Advanced care for blood diseases in San Diego

Scripps hematologists and oncologists in San Diego offer renowned expertise in blood disorder treatments for patients with a range of blood diseases and bleeding disorders.

Types of blood disorders

Scripps blood specialists treat many common blood diseases, including:


  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Hodgkin’s lymphoma (also called Hodgkin's disease)
  • Hemophilia
  • Anemia
  • Thrombosis (including deep vein thrombosis)
  • von Willebrand disease
  • Other blood diseases

Blood cancers

Our hematologists and medical oncologists consult with other physicians on blood-related cancer issues, including progressive leukemia and lymphoma treatment methods like chemotherapy, immunotherapy and targeted therapy.


Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center is part of MD Anderson Cancer Network, a global collaborative network of hospitals and health care systems dedicated to MD Anderson’s mission to eliminate cancer. As a Scripps patient, you have access to the expertise of the nation’s leading cancer center, right here in San Diego. Learn more about how Scripps puts you at the center of cancer care.

Blood and marrow transplants

Scripps Blood and Marrow Transplant Program also provides specialized care to adults with blood diseases, immune deficiency diseases and certain cancers. Recognized for its expertise and innovation, the transplant team facilitates bone marrow and stem cell transplants for people across the country. From treatment through recovery, the team guides patients through the transplant experience, offering support and expertise. Learn more about Scripps Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, including types of transplants, diseases treated and frequently asked questions (FAQs).