Bone and Soft Tissue Cancer Program

  • Orthopedic Specialty Center
  • 192 Tilley Drive
    South Burlington, VT 05403
  • Phone: 802-847-2663
  • Fax: 802-847-1747
  • Monday-Friday, 8 AM-5 PM
  • Directions

The Bone and Soft Tissue Cancer program is involved in the diagnostic, surgical, and multidisciplinary care of patients of all ages with benign and malignant bone and soft tissue tumors of the extremities, pelvis, and shoulder girdle, as well as those patients with simulation of these processes.

In addition, patients with metastatic bone disease and proliferative synovial processes are evaluated and treated.

Musculoskeletal Oncology: What You Need to Know

We treat pediatric and adult patients for the following conditions:

  • Primary bone and soft tissue sarcoma
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Lymphomas of bone
  • Metastatic carcinomas to bone

Pediatric patients are frequently enrolled in the current COG (Children's Oncology Group) protocols. Adult patients are treated on protocols open through the Adult Hematology/Oncology service.

Teamwork

Close interaction among specialists in the Oncology services listed below ensures you comprehensive care.

  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology service
  • Adult Hematology/Oncology service
  • Radiation Oncology

Experienced, Trusted Expertise

The physician staff are board-certified orthopedic surgeons and have additional specialty training in adult and pediatric oncology. Physicians are University of Vermont College of Medicine faculty members and are involved in research, and in the education of the College of Medicine students and orthopedic surgery residents. Nurses and support staff coordinate patient care.

Appointments

Evaluations may be arranged by contacting the number below.
Please note that financial coverage for evaluation and treatment are subject to the conditions of your particular insurance policy. Patients who have managed care plans must have a referral authorization from their primary care provider for appointment scheduling.

To make your first visit as effective as possible, it is essential that you bring the following:

  • Previous X-rays
  • CT scans
  • MRI scans
  • Bone scans
  • Copies of relevant portions of your medical record
  • Pathology slides and blocks

For questions and other inquiries, please call Fletcher Allen Orthopedics at (802) 847-2663.