Banner Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorder Clinic

1432 S Dobson Rd Ste 107
Mesa, AZ 85202

Hours Today: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Welcome to the Banner Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorder Clinic family. Our Hematology and Oncology specialists’ philosophy is quite simple: You will be treated with the same respect, compassion, and care that we would expect for our own family. As our patient, you become a member of our Banner Children's Specialists family.

Getting Here

Hours At This Location
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
About Us

We limit our practice to children, adolescents, and young adults who have blood problems (hematology) and cancer (oncology). We provide a comprehensive team of expert board-certified physicians, advanced specialty certified practice nurses, social workers, a child life specialist, a nutritionist, and other health care professionals who work as a team with patients and families to help them heal and optimize their quality and length of life.

Our practice offers access to cutting-edge research through innovative clinical trials, while never losing sight of the individual needs of the individual needs of your child and family. We are committed to family-centered care and will partner with you to develop a treatment plan for your child. Our top priority is providing the best care while meeting your treatment goals.

Joseph Torkildson, MD

Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Pediatric Medical Oncology

Physician, Banner-University Medical Center Tucson Campus
I am committed to treating each patient with respect and compassion.

Emmanuel Katsanis, MD

Pediatric Medical Oncology, Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Pediatric Cellular Therapy

Physician, Banner Desert Medical Center - Childrens Cancer Center
Empathy and caring are the cornerstones of my practice.

Monica Davini, MD

Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Medical Oncology

Physician, Banner Thunderbird Medical Center Adult and Pediatric Ambulatory Treatment Center
My goal is to provide compassionate, evidence-based care for children with hematologic and oncologic disorders. I truly enjoy getting to know all my patients and their families, while providing the best care that I can. I provide care for children, adolescents and young adults with a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders, with a special interest in solid tumors such as neuroblastoma and hepatoblastoma.