Also part of the UPMC family:
Also part of the UPMC family:

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

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.

UPMC Adult Sickle Cell Program Directions and Mailing Address

Driving directions

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

Mailing address

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

Find a Doctor

Browse UPMC doctors and medical professionals to find the care that's right for you. Customize your search by specialty, zip code, last name, and more.


Visit the UPMC Find a Doctor website.
Make an Appointment

Find important information on scheduling your appointment or finding a doctor or service that meets your needs.


Request an appointment now.
Find a Location

Browse addresses and contact information for our network of hospitals, specialty care practices, and community health locations.


Find a UPMC location near you.
Pay Your Bill

Learn more about how to pay your UPMC bill. Find resources including payment methods and contact information for assistance.


Pay your bill now.
Find a Career

Advance your career with UPMC. Discover our latest job listings and learn about our values and career pathways.


Find your ideal career at UPMC.