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Contact the UPMC Adult Sickle Cell Disease Program

Outpatient Clinic

Call 412-692-4724 to schedule an appointment for sickle cell care.

Clinic Hours

Monday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. with Laura De Castro, MD
Tuesday 8 a.m. to noon with Gregory Kato, MD
Wednesday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with Laura De Castro, MD
1 p.m. to 5 p.m. with Enrico Novelli, MD
Friday 8 a.m. to noon with Gregory Kato, MD


UPMC Adult Sickle Cell Disease Program
Hillman Cancer Center
William Cooper Pavilion
5115 Centre Ave., Second floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

24-hour Emergency Hotline

Call 412-692-4724 to reach the on-call nurse, available 24 hours a day to answer medical questions.

The treatment team can offer consultation to emergency department physicians at UPMC and other medical facilities located throughout western Pennsylvania.

If you're experiencing a true medical emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency department.

Mailing Address

UPMC Adult Sickle Cell Disease Program
Hematology Department
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Phone: 412-692-2534
Fax: 412-692-4058

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