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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

... 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?

... 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