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Clinical Services at Rush Sarcoma and Soft Tissue Tumors

Sarcomas and Soft Tissue Tumors

The number of patients Rush sees for bone and soft tissue cancers is among the highest in Illinois. Our multidisciplinary team offers comprehensive services for adult and pediatric patients, collaborating to create the optimal treatment protocol for each patient.

A key component of bone and soft tissue cancer care at Rush is the Limb Preservation Center, the only center of its kind in the region. Physicians at the center are leaders in the use of allografts for limb reconstruction as well as the development of state-of-the-art bone substitutes. The program treats the following types of cancers:

  • Chondrosarcoma
  • Chordoma
  • Ewing's sarcoma
  • Metastatic carcinoma
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Soft tissue sarcomas

Diagnosis | Treatment | Clinical Trials | Resources 

If you have a suspected or diagnosed cancer, we are here to help. Call (888) 352-RUSH (7874) to schedule an initial visit or an appointment for a second opinion.

Diagnosis

The diagnostic capabilities we offer patients include the following:

  • Computed tomography (CT) scan
  • Endoscopic ultrasound
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Needle biopsy
  • Surgical biopsy

Treatment

Rush offers a full range of treatments for bone and soft tissue cancers, from standard therapies to innovative treatment options, and new options are being explored every day.

Clinical Trials

Physicians at Rush are involved in clinical trials evaluating new treatment options for bone and soft tissue cancers. Through clinical trials, some patients can access experimental treatments that are not otherwise available.

Resources

  • The Cancer Integrative Medicine Program offers complementary and alternative medicine to accompany your medical treatment plan.
  • Frequently asked questions: about sarcoma and soft tissue tumors.
  • Rush offers a patient navigator to assess individual patient needs and provide information about available treatments, community services and programs.
  • In these videos, doctors at Rush who treat patients with bone and soft tissue cancers offer personal insights on their specialty and their philosophies of care.

Contact

To schedule an appointment, call (888) 352-RUSH (7874).

1611 W. Harrison St.
Chicago, IL 60612
 





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Orthopedic Cancer & Transplants
Contact Phone
(888) 352-RUSH
Contact E-mail
contact_rush@rush.edu


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