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Welcome to the Blood Centre

Our medical staff provide expert primary and consultative advice and care for patients with a diverse spectrum of benign and malignant blood-related disorders.


Diseases of particular interest include:

  • Bone marrow failure disorders (aplastic anaemia, myelodysplastic syndromes, leukaemia, pure red cell aplasia)
  • Acute leukaemia in adolescents and adults
  • Myeloproliferative disorders (polycythemia vera, essential thrombocytosis, myelofibrosis), chronic myeloid leukaemia
  • Newly diagnosed or advanced lymphoma and myeloma
  • Haemoglobinopathies are common problems in Africa. We have great interest in genetic anaemias and haemoglobin disorders such as sickle cell anaemia and thalassaemia
  • We consult and treat patients with coagulation abnormalities and a variety of other benign and malignant diseases.