Hematology Services at Blank Children's Hospital in Iowa

UnityPoint Clinic - Express

180 Jordan Creek Parkway, Suite 120
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

00 Patients
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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Altoona

2720 8th St. SW
Altoona, Iowa 50009

Closed Patients
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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Ingersoll

2103 Ingersoll Ave., Ste. 2
Des Moines, Iowa 50312

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Urgent Care - Ankeny

3625 N. Ankeny Blvd.
Suite E
Ankeny, Iowa 50023

01 Patients
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Urgent Care - Lakeview

6000 University Avenue
Suite 101
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

01 Patients
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Urgent Care - Merle Hay

4020 Merle Hay Road
Suite 100
Des Moines, Iowa 50310

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Urgent Care - Southglen

6520 SE 14th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50320

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Urgent Care - Urbandale

2901 86th Street
Urbandale, Iowa 50322

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Blank Children's Hospital

Blood Disorders

Hematology refers to conditions or diseases related to the blood stream. Blood diseases affect the production of blood and its components, such as blood cells, hemoglobin, blood proteins and the mechanism of coagulation. 

*The following is a comprehensive list, but does not include all hematology conditions we treat.

Blood Disorders We Treat

  • ITP immune thrombocytopenic purpura
  • Chronic ITP
  • Sickle cell
  • Sickle cell trait
  • Lead poisoning
  • Hemoglobin C disease
  • Hemoglobin SC disease
  • Beta thalassemia major
  • Beta thalassemia minor
  • Hemoglobin S beta thalassemia
  • Hemoglobin E
  • Hemoglobin H
  • Alpha thalassemia
  • Cooley's anemia
  • Hemolytic anemia
  • Iron deficiency
  • Anemia
  • Pernicious anemia
  • Other nutritional anemias
  • Megaloblastic anemia
  • Neutropenia
  • Cyclic neutropenia
  • Alloimmune neutropenia
  • Congenital neutropenia
  • Auto-immune neutropenia
  • Hereditary pyropoikilocytosis
  • Hereditary elliptocytosis
  • G6PD deficiency
  • Pyruvate kinase deficiency
  • Paroxysmal cold hemoglobinuria
  • Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria
  • Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
  • Methemoglobinemia
  • Sideroblastic anemia
  • Evan's syndrome
  • Aplastic anemia
  • Polycythemia vera
  • Erythrocytosis
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
  • Digeorge syndrome

Bleeding & Clotting Disorders

  • Hemophilia A
  • Hemophilia B
  • Von Willebrand disease
  • Platelet function disorders
  • Kasabach-Merritt syndrome
  • Purpura fulminans
  • Vitamin K deficiency
  • Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome
  • Deep venous thrombosis
  • Protein C deficiency
  • Protein S deficiency
  • Factor V Leiden

Bone Marrow Failure Disorders

  • Myelodysplastic syndrome
  • Diamond-Blackfan anemia
  • Wiskott-Aldrich
  • Fanconi anemia
  • Dyskeratosis Congenita
  • Shwachman-Diamond syndrome
  • Congenital amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenia
  • Severe congenital neutropenia
  • Thrombocytopenia absent radii
  • Aplastic anemia
  • Pearson syndrome