World-renowned Experts in Hemophilia

The Orthopaedic Hemophilia Treatment Center at LuskinOIC Leads the Way

The Orthopaedic Hemophilia Treatment Center offers a comprehensive program for pediatric and adult care. Our expert staff provides diagnosis, treatment, counseling, and education, addressing both medical and psychosocial aspects of bleeding disorders. We collaborate with patients and families to create personalized treatment plans, employing a multidisciplinary approach with hematologists, orthopedic surgeons, nurses, social workers, and physical therapists for optimal outcomes.

Referring physicians: (213) 742-1402


OUR HEMOPHILIA EXPERTS

Key members of the care team include:

  • Nurse Practitioners

  • Physical Therapists

  • Social Workers

  • Pharmacists

Expertise in Hemophilia and Bleeding Disorders

There are only a small number of hematologists in the United States who focus their efforts on coagulation disorders, which puts the Orthopaedic Hemophilia Treatment Center (OHTC) in a select category of treatment centers dedicated to hemophilia and related disorders. We are one of 140 federally funded hemophilia treatment centers in the United States. We are pioneers in hemophilia leading groundbreaking research, innovative customized physical therapy and genetic counseling for patients.

As the largest treatment center for adults (ages 14+) in Southern California, we offer a unique depth of expertise in all disciplines required to treat these blood coagulation disorders. We are dedicated to providing excellent, multi-specialty care to patients with hemophilia and other coagulation disorders of any age,.

The OHTC community includes a world renowned, multidisciplinary team dedicated to providing individualized treatment and care to individuals suffering from hemophilia and other bleeding and clotting disorders.

Expertise in Hemophilia and Bleeding Disorders

The Orthopaedic Hemophilia Treatment Center (OHTC) is a leading facility in the United States, specializing in coagulation disorders. As pioneers in hemophilia, we conduct groundbreaking research and offer innovative physical therapy and genetic counseling. As the largest adult treatment center in Southern California, we provide comprehensive expertise in treating blood coagulation disorders. Our dedicated, multidisciplinary team offers excellent, individualized care for patients of all ages with hemophilia and related conditions.

Specialized Care for Patients with Orthopedic Hemophilia

At the Orthopaedic Hemophilia Treatment Center, we have deep expertise in treating joint and limb issues that arise with hemophilia. We help children who have hemophilia or other bleeding and clotting disorders grow up to be responsible adults who can manage their condition independently.

A Multidisciplinary Approach to Treatment

OHTC has been an innovator from the very beginning and was the first comprehensive hemophilia treatment center in Southern California.

Whether your patient has hemophilia or another bleeding disorder, you can count on our team to provide the highest quality care.

Our wide range of services include:

  • Individual treatment and medication plans

  • Genetic testing and counseling

  • Testing for and administering treatment for inhibitors

  • Replacement therapy and self-infusion

  • Joint reconstruction

  • Physical therapy

  • Support from social workers

Coagulation Laboratory

LuskinOIC Coagulation Laboratory can run tests for diagnosis of bleeding disorders.

340B Outpatient Pharmacy

Our full-service pharmacy is a part of the U.S. federal 340B Drug Pricing Program. All of the revenue generated by our pharmacy is used to support the LuskinOIC Orthopaedic Hemophilia Treatment Center.


OUR RESEARCH CENTERS

Groundbreaking Research

OHTC has always been committed to advancing research and clinical trials of treatments for patients with bleeding disorders. OHTC was one of the first to begin using a plasma concentrates that was developed by a Los Angeles-based company and that same year OHTC performed the first elective orthopedic surgery under cover of the same concentrate with outstanding results.

The center’s commitment to active participation in clinical trials continues even today with trials for new factor and non-factor products and gene therapy for hemophilia.

Downtown LA

J. Vernon Luck SR., MD Research Center

The J. Vernon Luck, Sr., MD Orthopaedic Research Center is located on the Downtown Campus of Orthopaedic Institute for Children, founded as Orthopaedic Hospital in 1911. The Research Center was dedicated to J. Vernon Luck, Sr., M.D., in 1986. The JVL Research Center is internationally recognized for advances in implant performance, including wear, fixation, retrieval analysis, and clinical outcome, as well as fracture, healing and repair.

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UCLA/Westwood

Orthopaedic Hospital Research Center

It is here that the research activities of Luskin Orthopaedic Institute for Children and UCLA combine to create the largest collaborative and coordinated orthopaedic research effort in the United States. The partnership enables OIC to greatly expand its musculoskeletal research activities to explore and develop new technologies for the discipline of orthopaedic surgery, in addition to new developments in gene therapy, musculoskeletal oncology, tissue engineering and biomedical engineering.

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Make Referrals With Confidence

When you refer a patient and their family to LuskinOIC, you can be sure they’ll receive the highest quality care.

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