Our musculoskeletal oncology specialist is available to treat both adults and children diagnosed with a wide variety of cancer-related orthopaedic conditions, including benign, malignant, and metastatic diseases of the musculoskeletal system. Our specialty-trained orthopaedic oncologist works closely with radiologists, pathologists, oncologists, and radiation oncologists to create an individualized treatment plan that aggressively treats the cancer while ensuring the highest quality of life for patients.

The musculoskeletal oncologist is available to treat patients diagnosed with a wide variety of cancer problems and conditions, including:

  • Sarcoma of both bone and soft tissue
  • Benign, malignant, and metastatic diseases of the musculoskeletal system and soft tissue
  • Musculoskeletal neoplasia
  • Osteochondroma, rhabdomyosarcoma, and other cartilage tumors
  • Other diagnoses such as osteosarcoma, Ewing sarcoma, chondrosarcoma, and all soft tissue sarcomas of the extremities, spine and sacrum
  • Bone cysts
  • Giant cell tumors
  • Nerve sheath tumors, malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors
  • Metastatic disease
  • Myeloma
  • Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatologic joint disease
  • Orthopaedic complications from trauma and joint replacements
  • Musculoskeletal infections and osteomyelitis

Treatments and Procedures Performed

We offer a wide array of services aimed at providing you the best care available for your condition, including:

  • Limb preservation surgery
  • Musculoskeletal tumor surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Hip replacement
  • Distal femoral replacement, total femur replacement, proximal femoral replacement, total humerus replacement
  • Knee replacement
  • Knee fusions
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Elbow replacement
  • Minimally invasive treatment of benign bone tumors
  • Arthroscopic surgery of benign intra-articular tumors
  • Minimally invasive stabilization of impending fractures
  • Hemipelvectomy, internal and external
  • Complete pathologic fractures
  • Chest wall resections for benign and malignant
  • Treatment of pathologic fractures

Brock Lindsey, MD

Assistant Professor
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
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