Adult Hemophilia and Bleeding Disorders Center

The Washington University Division of Hematology brings together experts from a range of specialties to provide comprehensive, integrated care to patients with bleeding, clotting, and other hematologic disorders in our federally supported center of excellence.

Our center has a specialty pharmacy and 340B Factor Program that patients may use for their home therapy and nursing needs. We also provide education on infusion and drug administration as part of your treatment plan.

Conditions we treat

  • Hemophilia A and B (clotting factor VIII and IX deficiencies)
  • Von Willebrand Disease
  • Rare bleeding disorders, including:
    • Factor V, VII, X, XI, and XIII deficiencies
    • Platelet function disorders
    • Glanzmann’s disease
  • Other rare blood disorders, including:
    • Plasminogen deficiencies
    • Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT)
  • Thrombosis and clotting conditions, including:
    • Deep vein thrombosis
    • Pulmonary embolism
  • Gum bleeding
  • Heavy periods
  • Prolonged bleeding
  • Frequent nosebleeds
  • Frequent or unexplained bruising

Your care team

Adult Hemophilia Treatment Center

Adult Hemophilia and Bleeding Disorders Center personnel (left-right):
Elaine Majerus, medical director/hematologist; Bill Berger, social worker; Sue Pardeshi, nurse coordinator; Lynn Golec, nurse practitioner; Katy Peterson, nurse coordinator; Jaclyn Jump, nurse coordinator; Ruth Geronsin, nurse coordinator; Makenzie Sledd, physical therapist; Morey Blinder, hematologist

During our comprehensive, multidisciplinary hemophilia and bleeding disorders clinic, patients are seen by a variety of specialists at one convenient appointment. Your visit may include a personalized evaluation by a hematologist, a hemophilia nurse coordinator, physical therapist, and social worker. Our compassionate and caring staff will help guide your care so you and your family can maintain the best quality of life possible.

In addition to our core team, we collaborate with experts from many other specialties to provide comprehensive, coordinated care for our patients. Your treatment plan may include consultations with providers from:

  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Infectious diseases
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Gastroenterology / liver specialists
  • Dental services (general dentistry, oral surgery)
  • Mental health services (psychologists, psychiatrists, counselors)

Adult Hemophilia and Bleeding Disorders Center Providers

Elaine Majerus, MD, PhD, Medical Director
Morey Blinder, MD, Hematologist
Lynn Golec, FNP, Nurse Practitioner
Catherine Rogers, ANP, Nurse Practitioner


Center for Advanced Medicine, Floor 7, Suite B
4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110
See map

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County, Suite 2300
5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129
See map

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital - Medical Office Building 2, Suite 200
10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
See map

Boone Hospital Center – Infusion and Treatment Center (Outpatient Tower)
1600 E. Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201
See map

Contact us

For more information about the center, call 314-362-8814.
To make an appointment, call 314-362-7216.
Fax: 314-362-8813