Cure 4 The Kids Foundation Adds Dr. Raul Montiel-Esparza To Its Team of Experienced Providers

Cure 4 The Kids Foundation Adds Dr. Raul Montiel-Esparza

To Its Team of Experienced Providers

LAS VEGAS – August 11, 2023 –  Cure 4 The Kids Foundation, Southern Nevada’s only pediatric cancer and rare disease treatment center, is thrilled to announce the addition ofDr. Raul Montiel-Esparza to their team of exceptional providers.

Dr. Montiel-Esparza brings a wealth of expertise in pediatric stem cell transplantation and cellular therapy, further enhancing the Foundation’s ability to provide exceptional care to patients throughout the region. Montiel-Esparza is board-certified in pediatrics and pediatric hematology oncology.

Dr. Montiel-Esparza received his medical education at the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM) School of Medicine in Monterrey, Mexico. He then completed his pediatric residency at the Children’s Medical Center at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. His passion for pediatric hematology oncology led him to pursue a Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy clinical fellowship at the renowned Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine in Palo Alto, California.

“We are so delighted to welcome Dr. Montiel-Esparza to our team and to Southern Nevada,” said Annette Logan-Parker, CEO, Cure 4 The Kids Foundation. “His expertise in pediatric stem cell transplantation and cellular therapy will greatly benefit our patients and further our mission to always provide the highest quality care.”

Dr. Montiel-Esparza is an active member of several esteemed organizations, including the Pediatric Transplantation & Cellular Therapy Consortium (PTCTC), the American Society of Hematology (ASH), the American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (ASTCT), the Children’s Oncology Group (COG), and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).

Dr. Montiel-Esparza’s contributions to the medical community extend beyond his clinical work. He has co-authored numerous publications in esteemed journals such as Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology, Pediatric Blood & Cancer, Cardio Oncology, The Journal of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, and Gaceta Mexicana De Oncologia.

Fluent in both English and his native Spanish, Dr. Montiel-Esparza’s ability to communicate effectively with diverse patient populations is a valuable asset to Cure 4 The Kids Foundation. When he is not providing exceptional care to his patients, Dr. Montiel-Esparza enjoys biking, oil painting, and reading.

Cure 4 The Kids Foundation is proud to have Dr. Montiel-Esparza join their team of dedicated providers. His addition reinforces their commitment to delivering comprehensive and cutting-edge treatments to children battling cancer and rare diseases in Southern Nevada.

About Cure 4 The Kids Foundation

Founded in Las Vegas in 2007, Cure 4 The Kids Foundation provides high-quality, research-focused medical treatment to children battling cancer and rare diseases. C4K achieves the extraordinary with a model of success based on transformative innovation. We are one team with one vision and one mission centered around clinical excellence and compassionate care. As a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization, we are committed to being a new kind of healthcare organization; one that blends the best of what corporate healthcare, education, and research have to offer with the generosity and spirit of charity. This hybrid model allows us to perform like a traditional healthcare facility in terms of best practices yet also allows us to create a uniquely family-centered patient experience. Our Charity Care Program ensures that those without medical insurance or who are unable to pay for services still receive the treatment they deserve.  For more information, visit

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Mitch Truswell
Red 7 Communications

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