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This team of highly focused physicians, which has a high degree of expertise in the complexities of the disease, personalizes your care to ensure the most advanced therapies with the least impact on your body.
At MD Anderson, we see more patients with von Hippel Lindau disease than most physicians in the nation, giving us a remarkable level of experience and skill that can make a difference in the success of your treatment and your quality of life. We are designated as a care center by the national VHL Family Alliance.
It is very important that patients and families living with VHL have their care coordinated by a team of doctors and counselors with expertise in the various aspects of their care. Proper genetic testing, appropriate screening and appropriately timed therapies are all important factors of any treatment plan for VHL.
At MD Anderson you're surrounded by the strength of one of the nation's largest and most experienced comprehensive cancer centers, which has all the support and wellness services needed to treat the whole person – not just the disease.
Understanding a disease is the first step toward finding the right care. Get the facts about von Hippel Lindau disease, including the different types, how it starts and who’s at risk.
Did You Know?
MD Anderson has specialized physicians, including highly skilled surgeons, with expertise in VHL.