UW Health's orthopedic oncology program specializes in the treatment of bone and soft-tissue tumors in both children and adults. These tumors include sarcomas and other malignancies that involve the musculoskeletal system. Our clinical highlights include
- Ultrasound guided biopsy
- Preoperative radiation therapy
- Limb salvage
- Spine tumor treatment
- Experimental therapy
UW Health Orthopedic Oncology is part of the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, a comprehensive cancer clinic with multiple specialists. Our multidisciplinary team is comprised of orthopedic surgeons, radiation and medical oncologists, pediatricians, and radiologists as well as physician assistants, nurses and medical assistants who understand and anticipate the unique needs of a patient undergoing treatment for bone and soft-tissue tumors.