Musculo Skeletal and Ortho Oncology
Musculoskeletal oncology specialists treat bone and soft tissue tumors including other musculoskeletal system issues in adults and children. These include the efficient treatment of bone cancer, bone metastases, osteomyelitis, and multipla myeloma.
Why choose Manipal Hospitals
At Manipal Hospital, our cancer care centre of excellence is appointed with a multi-disciplinary Tumour Board of multispecialists who line up protocol-based treatment in all cancer treatment. Our Bone Marrow Transplant specialists are affiliated with University of Minnesota and bring with them immense body of experience in this highly specialised domain of expertise. Enabled by cutting-edge musculoskeletal oncology techniques, oncologists treat complex malignancies of the musculoskeletal system with ease.
Solutions in Musculo Skeletal and Ortho Oncology
Bone cancer develops in the skeletal system and destroys tissues. It can be nipped in the bud through surgery before it spreads to other organs. Most treatment options are surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, cryosurgery, and targeted therapy. The orthosurgeon cuts away the tumour following high precision diagnosis.
Complexities of Musculo Skeletal and Ortho Oncology
Bone cancers are of different types hence treatment protocol too is individualised. Hence, there are several risks associated with bone cancer treatment that include infection, fatigue, recurrence of the cancer, and injury to the surrounding tissues, nausea and vomiting, loss of hair.
Number of cases
We have treated over 3 lakh bone cancer cases in the last decade alone.
Infection control protocol
At Manipal Hospital the patient is given all the care to ensure comfort and safety from any infection at all times.