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orthopedic surgeon

[or-thuh-pee-dik] a surgeon who specializes in diseases and injuries of the muscles, joints, and bones.

How is bone cancer treated?

... Doctors on your cancer treatment team may include: An orthopedic surgeon:
a doctor who uses surgery to treat bone and joint problems; ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bonecancer/detailedguide/bone-cancer-treating-general-info

Surgery for osteosarcoma | American Cancer Society

... together, and that the same orthopedic surgeon at a ... lower the risk of this
happening, surgeons remove the ... This type of surgery is very complex and ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/osteosarcoma/overviewguide/osteosarcoma-overview-treating-surgery

Surgery for osteosarcoma | American Cancer Society

... planned together, and that the same orthopedic surgeon at a ... The main goal
of surgery is to remove ... the risk of this happening, surgeons remove the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/osteosarcoma/detailedguide/osteosarcoma-treating-surgery

How is osteosarcoma treated? | American Cancer Society

... people that includes several doctors, as well ... get back to normal activities after
surgery. ... experts like pediatric oncologists and orthopedic surgeons. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/osteosarcoma/overviewguide/osteosarcoma-overview-treating-general-info

How are soft tissue sarcomas treated?

... An orthopedic surgeon: a surgeon who specializes in ... A surgical oncologist:
a doctor who treats cancer with surgery (for sarcomas of the abdomen ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/sarcoma-adultsofttissuecancer/detailedguide/sarcoma-adult-soft-tissue-cancer-treating-general-info

How is osteosarcoma treated? | American Cancer Society

... An orthopedic surgeon (a surgeon who specializes in muscles and bones)
who is ... Surgery; Chemotherapy; Radiation therapy (in certain cases). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/osteosarcoma/detailedguide/osteosarcoma-treating-general-info

Cancer Glossary

... MAHL-uh-jist]. a medical doctor who specializes ... or-key-ECK-tuh-me]. surgery
to remove ... orthopedic surgeon Search [or-thuh-pee-dik]. a surgeon who ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=o

Hope Lodge News

... by the cancer that doctors were amazed ... more cancer, Pattie's orthopedic
surgeon was concerned her ... and immediately scheduled surgery to inject ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@newengland/documents/document/acspc-034342.pdf

What happens after treatment for osteosarcoma? | American ...

... should you ask the doctor about osteosarcoma? ... the oncologist and the
orthopedic surgeon and get ... for osteosarcoma, and your doctors and other ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/osteosarcoma/detailedguide/osteosarcoma-after-follow-up