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CAR- T Cell Therapy at Fox Chase Cancer Center

Established in 1904, Fox Chase was the first cancer hospital in the United States, and is a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN).Research has been at the heart of Fox Chase Cancer Center since the hospital opened more than a century ago. Fox Chase research programs provide essential benefits to patients because of the close collaboration between scientists and physicians. The center continues to lead the field with seminal scientific discoveries that have key translational implications. In the past five years, they have discovered a new tumor suppressor syndrome; identified the medulloblastoma cell of
origin and the role of ribosomal proteins in leukemogenesis; developed prognostic gene
signatures in bladder cancer; demonstrated the efficacy of a targeted agent, ceritinib, in mutated/resistant non-small cell lung cancer; and increased cervical cancer screening rates in underserved populations.

The Cornea Program at Wills Eye Hospital

Wills Eye Hospital is the preeminent center of excellence for the treatment of eye diseases and injuries. Wills Eye’s clinical expertise, state-of-the-art diagnostic testing, and advanced surgical capabilities make them a global referral center for patients worldwide. Since its inception in 1990, the U.S. News & World Report “Best Hospitals in America” survey consistently ranks Wills Eye as one of the nation’s top ophthalmology centers. In 2020, Wills Eye ranked 2nd in the nation for treatment and 1st for training by U.S. News & World Report. One of Wills Eye’s core strengths is the connection between research and patient care. Wills provides a full range of primary and subspecialty eye care for improving and preserving sight. The Cornea Service of Wills Eye Hospital treats patients with disorders of the cornea and outer layers of the eye, including the conjunctiva and sclera. Additionally, Wills Eye treats conditions affecting the anterior segment of the eye, including cataracts and dislocated intraocular lenses. Finally, they are also involved in the latest refractive surgery procedures to treat nearsightedness, astigmatism and farsightedness, including PRK and LASIK.

Bone Marrow Transplant Program at Jefferson Health

The Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) team at Jefferson in Philadelphia is highly skilled and renowned for providing compassionate and state-of-the-art care to meet your needs as a bone marrow transplant patient. In fact, Jefferson has become the program to which many physicians send their patients when they don't have another option to offer. Jefferson meets the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT) standards for bone marrow and tissue transplantation.
There are eight research-driven transplant regimens, using both full intensity and reduced intensity chemoradiotherapy, designed to treat patients in varying stages of disease. This Program is accredited by the Foundation for Accreditation and Cellular Therapy (FACT), an international organization that sets quality standards for all aspects of transplant care.
Jefferson Health also offers expert evaluation and management of other hormonal and glandular disorders involving the thyroid, pituitary, parathyroid and adrenal glands, as well as osteoporosis, other bone disorders and calcium metabolism and disorders of cholesterol and triglyceride metabolism.

Temple Lung Center

The Temple Lung Center helps people with all types of lung disease breathe easier and live more active lives. Temple Health is a national leader in diagnosing and treating lung problems, whether you have a common issue like asthma or a complex condition like chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
As one of the nation’s premier lung-disease research centers, Temple Health offers patients access to leading-edge clinical trials and innovative treatment options. Temple Health also has one of the most active lung-transplant programs in the United States, with nationally renowned transplant surgeons.
The Lung Transplant Program includes a full team of surgeons, pulmonologists, immunologists, psychologists, nurse specialists, respiratory therapists, technicians, counselors and social workers.

Bone Marrow Transplant Program at Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Nemours is one of the largest integrated pediatric health systems in the United States. It is entirely focused on pediatric specialty care with superior doctors and nurses. As one of the safest and best children's hospitals in the U.S, Nemours has intensive and acute inpatient and outpatient services covering more than 30 disciplines. It is internationally recognized in blood and bone marrow transplantation, achondroplasia, cancer treatments, cardiology and cardiac surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedics, and solid organ transplantation.
Orthopedists (bone specialists) and orthopedic surgeons at Nemours Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders make their pediatric orthopedics programs among the largest and most widely respected in the United States — and across the globe. Along with their renowned oncologists (cancer doctors), hematologists (blood specialists) and researchers, they rank among the very best in the country for both pediatric orthopedics and cancer care (U.S. News & World Report named Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children one of the “Best Hospitals”).
Their combined expertise allows them to diagnose and treat common, rare and complex bone tumors in children — both malignant and benign.

Brain Tumor Center at Jefferson Health

The Jefferson Brain Tumor Center of the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center provides a multidisciplinary approach to treating brain tumors, giving patients access to care all in one place and during one visit. Combining expertise in Radiation Oncology, Neurosurgery and Medical Oncology, their Center physicians provide exceptional care and access to the latest protocols for patients coping with this life-threatening diagnosis. The Center specializes in innovative treatments for Malignant Gliomas involving taking the patient’s own tumor cells at surgery, treating them with an investigational new drug (an antisense molecule) designed to shut down a targeted surface receptor protein, and re-implanting the cells in the patient’s abdomen. Compared to treatment alternatives for tumor recurrence, including a boost of further radiation and more chemotherapy, this treatment represents potentially greater benefit with fewer risks.

Minimally Invasive Surgery at Main Line Health Lankenau Medical Center

Main Line Health®’s Lankenau Medical Center focuses on cardiovascular health. In 2020, Lankenau Medical Center was named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals for the 11th straight year by IBM Watson Health™. Lankenau is renowned for its world-class and state-of-the-art technology for cardiovascular treatments including the most advanced robotic surgical systems. Their luxury package includes elegant private inpatient accommodations with a personal concierge at the Barbara Brodsky Suites. The chef-prepared gourmet meals, the stylish living and dining areas, and the other premium amenities make your stay more comfortable and enjoyable.

Minimally Invasive Surgery at Main Line Health Lankenau Medical Center

Main Line Health®’s Lankenau Medical Center focuses on cardiovascular health. In 2020, Lankenau Medical Center was named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals for the 11th straight year by IBM Watson Health™. Lankenau is renowned for its world-class and state-of-the-art technology for cardiovascular treatments including the most advanced robotic surgical systems. Their luxury package includes elegant private inpatient accommodations with a personal concierge at the Barbara Brodsky Suites. The chef-prepared gourmet meals, the stylish living and dining areas, and the other premium amenities make your stay more comfortable and enjoyable.

1801 Market Street
Suite 710
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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