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St. Jude Shreveport Affiliate Clinic

The affiliation between St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and LSU Health Sciences Center-Shreveport became official on October 1, 1995. The affiliation allows many St. Jude patients to return home for most of their medical care, which helps maintain a sense of normalcy for pediatric patients and their families. The Shreveport Affiliate Clinic brings St. Jude cutting-edge medical treatments and compassionate care to patients across the area. 


Shreveport Affiliate Facts:

- The clinic has had more than 28,000 patient visits in the past 10 years
- The clinic has 5 exam rooms and 5 treatment chairs
- The Children's Hospital at University Health is a regional resource for pediatricians and their patients who need specialty and subspecialty care and includes a pediatric intensive care unit
- LSU Health Shreveport faculty are the physicians who treat patients at University Health
- St. Jude clinical research trials are available if the patient qualifies
- Treats cancers and hematological diseases, such as sickle cell anemia


One of Eight Affiliates in the United States

The St. Jude Affiliate Program offers St. Jude Children's Research Hospital clinical trials to more children close to home. The St. Jude Affiliate Program is a network of pediatric hematology-oncology clinics, hospitals and, in some cases, universities united to extend the mission of St. Jude. The physicians and staff at these sites work in collaboration with the staff of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital to deliver state-of-the-art care and innovative clinical trials to children with cancer and blood disorders. 


Shreveport Affiliate Clinic Has:

- Physician & Nurse Practitioner
- Registered nurses specializing in pediatric hematology-oncology
- Social Worker
- Certified Nursing Assistant for Assessment/Triage
- Access to Child Life Department

Contact Us
St. Jude Shreveport Affiliate Clinic
Located at Feist-Weiller Cancer Center

1451 Kings Highway | Shreveport, LA 71103
(318) 626-0772