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:
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.