Location: University of Alberta Hospital
Provides service to separate or filter blood to take out harmful parts.Services may include:
Plasmapheresis / plasma exchangePlasma is separated and taken out of whole blood and is replaced with donated plasma or another blood product. It’s used to treat a number of illnesses including immune system disorders.
Red Blood Cell ExchangeRed cells are separated and taken out of whole blood and replaced with donated red blood cells. It’s used to treat sickle cell disease and other blood diseases.
LDL ApheresisTakes out low density lipoprotein cholesterol. It’s used to treat patients with very high cholesterol.
Leukapheresis / White Blood Cell DepletionTakes out white blood cells. It’s used to treat some types of leukemia.
Services may include:
University of Alberta Hospital
Parking and Public transportation available
Monday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Tuesday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Wednesday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Thursday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Friday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Saturday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.