BronxCare Health System

Howard Grodman, M.D.

Chief, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Primary Location
BronxCare Hospital Center
1650 Grand Concourse
Bronx, New York 10457

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  • Specialties
    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Clinical Focus
    Bleeding Disorders, Bone, Muscle, and Brain Tumors, Coagulation and Clotting Disorders, Deficiency and Hemolytic Anemias, Hemophilia, Leukemia, Lymphoma & Hodgkins Lymphoma, Neuroblastoma, Other Hemoglobinopathies, Sickle Cell Disease, Thalassemias, Von Willebrand Disease, Wilms Tumor
  • Education
    Albany Medical College - M.D.
    Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo - Residency
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and New York Hospital Cornell - Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Fellowship

    ASPHO member (American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology)
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    Dr. Grodman aims to grow the sickle cell care center at the BronxCare at Poe Medical Practice with unique care options for our sickle cell patients, including hydroxyurea and other modalities to help improve quality of life. Long term goals for patients is the eventual transition to adult hematology care.  Additionally, Dr. Grodman places an added emphasis on the education of families with children demonstrating the sickle cell trait.

    “We will be developing the division of pediatric oncology, creating a therapeutic center close to home for our children in the South Bronx who have been diagnosed with a childhood cancer.  We will be part of the international Children’s Oncology Group (COG), so that the latest cutting edge therapies will be available right here at Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center,” stated Dr. Grodman.