Our Team

Our multidisciplinary team of  experts specialize in all hematologic and malignant disorders and diseases that affect infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. We offer a full range of cancer and blood disorder services in a family-centered environment. Our board-certified physicians are active, full members of Children’s Oncology Group - the world’s largest cooperative children’s cancer research entity which provides access to cutting-edge clinical trials.

Our doctors see patients in several convenient locations including, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, BayCare Kids Specialty Center-Lakeland and BayCare Kids Specialty Center-St. Joseph’s Hospital South.


Don Eslin, MD
Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

Diana Lone, DO
Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

Dana Obzut, MD
Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

Samantha Schaefer, MD
Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

Mark A. Meabe, PA-C
Physician Assistant-Hematology/Oncology

Taylor Greathouse, APRN
Advanced Practice Nurse


Trisha Larkin, MD
Pediatric Neuro-Oncologist

Bleeding and Clotting Disorders

Erin M Cockrell, DO
Director, Hemophilia Treatment Center
Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist