• Musculoskeletal cancer

    Markey Cancer Center’s Musculoskeletal Oncology team is nationally recognized for expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of bone tumors, soft tissue sarcomas and metastatic diseases of bone.

    Patients of all ages receive the highest quality care at UK Markey Cancer Center.

    Members of the Musculoskeletal Oncology team have specialized training and expertise in the following fields:  

    • Medical/pediatric oncology.
    • Musculoskeletal radiology.
    • Surgical pathology.
    • Radiation oncology.
    • Orthopaedic oncology.

    The Musculoskeletal Oncology team treats both pediatric and adult patients suffering from bone and soft tissue tumors along with tumor-like conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system.

    In addition to clinical care, this unique team of physicians and researchers is currently pursuing research in cancer immunotherapy, advanced tumor imaging, biomedical engineering of bone-like substances and clinical trials – all dedicated toward improved patient-centered cancer care.

    Patient appointments

    Blue arrow  Request an appointment online or call 859-257-4488 or toll free 866-340-4488.

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