If you’re uninsured, you may qualify to pay a reduced price for some services and treatments at our health centers. The exact amount you pay depends on your income and family size. This is the “Sliding Scale”. To qualify, you must bring in proof of your family’s income.

The Vanderbilt-Meharry-Matthew Walker Center of Excellence in Sickle Cell Disease is your medical home for life-long care and support from people who know your name.  We bring together primary care providers and specialists from local institutions under one roof to treat individuals with sickle cell disease. Call (615) 340-1280 for more information.

How We Can Help Your Child and Your Family

  • Regularly scheduled visits and access to doctors, nurses, staff, and family support between visits
  • Evening and Saturday hours
  • Pain management
  • Asthma management and lung testing
  • Management of acute chest syndrome
  • Blood transfusion therapy
  • Hydroxyurea
  • Dental and eye exams
  • Social services and mental health support
  • Transition from child to adult care