Bone Cancers and Sarcomas

Bone cancers and sarcomas are rare and complex. Our specialized team works together to provide a precise diagnosis, second opinion consultations and the most effective treatment options, including precision medicine and limb-sparing surgery. We combine advanced research, technology and techniques with compassionate care to create a personalized care plan that is right for you. We work closely with experts in other disciplines to ensure that you receive the best possible care.

Conditions We Treat

We treat all bone cancers and sarcomas, including:

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    Benign bone tumors or cysts
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    Cancerous bone cancers
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    Chondrosarcomas
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    Malignant fibrous histiocytoma
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    Metastatic cancer
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    Sarcomas

Meet Your Care Team

Elizabeth J. Davis
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4.7

Elizabeth J. DavisMD

    Cancer, Hematology/Oncology, Medical Oncology, Sarcomas
Vicki L. Keedy
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4.9

Vicki L. KeedyMD

    Cancer, Hematology/Oncology, Medical Oncology, Sarcoma, Sarcomas
Kenneth W. Wyman
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4.8

Kenneth W. WymanMD

    Cancer, Gastrointestinal, Hematology/Oncology, Lung Cancer, Thymic Cancer and Mesothelioma, Medical Oncology, Melanoma, Sarcoma
Jennifer L. Halpern
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4.9

Jennifer L. HalpernMD

    Adult Orthopaedics, Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Pediatric Orthopaedics, Sarcoma
Ginger E. Holt
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4.7

Ginger E. HoltMD

    Adult Orthopaedics, Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors, Joint Replacement, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Sarcoma
Joshua M. Lawrenz

Joshua M. LawrenzBS, MD

    Orthopaedic Surgery, Sarcoma
Herbert S. Schwartz
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4.8

Herbert S. SchwartzMD

    Adult Orthopaedics, Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Sarcoma
John B. Summitt
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4.8

John B. SummittMD

    Acute and Reconstructive Burn, Aesthetics, Burn, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Wesley P. Thayer
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4.6

Wesley P. ThayerMD, PhD

    Acute and Reconstructive Burn, Aesthetics, Burn, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Eric T. Shinohara
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4.9

Eric T. ShinoharaMD, MSCI

    Cancer, Radiation Oncology
Christina E. Bailey
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4.8

Christina E. BaileyMD, MSCI

    Cancer, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Endocrine Cancer, GI Cancer Surgery, Gastroenterology Surgery, Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Liver Surgery
Kamran Idrees
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4.8

Kamran IdreesMD, MSCI, MMHC, FACS

    Benign and Malignant Diseases of the Liver, Gallbladder, and Bile Ducts, Bile Duct Cancer, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Endocrine Cancer, Endocrine Surgery, GI Cancer Surgery, Gastroenterology Surgery
Marcus C. Tan
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4.8

Marcus C. TanMD

    GI Cancer Surgery, Hepatobiliary and Liver Surgery, Neuroendocrine Surgery, Pancreatic Cancer Surgery, Sarcoma, Surgical Oncology

Why Choose Bone Cancer and Sarcoma Care at Vanderbilt

  • Recognized cancer care

    The National Cancer Institute designates us as a Comprehensive Cancer Center, the highest ranking by the world’s leading authority on cancer.

  • Knowledge and experience

    Our specialists have dedicated their careers to treating patients with bone cancer and sarcomas, so we offer effective care that is appropriate to your needs. We diagnose and treat over 300 patients each year. This experience translates into expert, comprehensive care for you.

  • Team approach

    Our surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, orthopedic oncologists and pathologists combine their expertise to create a personalized plan that is right for you. These specialists work closely with a team of social workers, psychologists and physical therapists to provide you with quality care before, during and after your treatment.

  • Specialized tumor boards

    At our regular cancer care meetings, experts in your specific type of cancer from across medical disciplines work together to create a treatment plan for the most complex cases. This means expert, comprehensive care just for you.

  • Cancer clinical trials

    As a leading cancer research center, we offer the latest approaches being studied in clinical trials. When you take part in a cancer clinical trial, you have the chance to help improve treatment for others, while also receiving expert care from our experienced doctors and research nurses. Find a clinical trial at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center.

Tests, Treatments and Services

We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:

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