Hemophilia Center

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Serving patients throughout Louisiana and the Gulf South

Our Center is dedicated to the care of patients and families affected by:

  • Hemophilia
  • Von Willebrand disease
  • Clotting factor inhibitors
  • Thrombotic Disorders
  • Thrombophilia
  • Platelet disorders
  • Rare coagulation disorders

Specialized Diagnostic and Testing Services:

  • In-depth hematologic evaluation and diagnostic services
  • Family counseling and testing for inherited disorders
  • Full-service laboratory testing available during out-patient visits
  • Specialized testing by dedicated coagulation laboratories
  • Ultrasound diagnosis of musculoskeletal bleeding
  • Various point-of-care labs tests available with same-day results

The Louisiana Comprehensive Hemophilia Care Center

Established in 1980 for patients with inherited bleeding disorders,  serving pediatric and adult patients using a team approach for patients and their families

Services provided by a comprehensive, interdisciplinary team include:

  • Diagnosis, evaluation and treatment
  • Social services
  • Physical therapy and Orthopedics
  • Nursing services
  • Dental evaluation
  • Extensive education programs
  • Genetic testing
  • Home infusion instruction
  • Age-specific support groups
  • Home and school visits
  • 24 Hour access for emergencies
  • 340B Factor Program & Pharmacy

Thrombosis

  • Medical evaluation and treatment planning
  • Anticoagulation management
  • Focus on prevention of blood clots and complications from blood clots
  • Team approach to care and education
  • Medical evaluation and treatment
  • Social services
  • Strong education component for patients and families
  • Family testing and counseling
  • 24 Hour access for emergencies

 


 

Louisiana Center for Bleeding & Clotting Disorders
4720 S I-10 Service Rd W,
Metairie, LA 70001
504-988-5435 for appointments