A leading sarcoma specialist of Israel works at Sourasky
Prof. Ofer Merimsky has developed a special program for treatment of sarcoma.
Duration of diagnostics of sarcoma depends on its kind and applied methods. Usually it lasts 2-3 days.
Doctors in Ichilov Hospital make a program of treatment after detecting a kind of sarcoma and establishing an accurate diagnosis. For treatment of some types of sarcoma, specialists use targeted therapy IGF1R after genetic screening of a patient. For some types of sarcomas organ-preserving operation (resection of bone with transplant) is provided.
The complete cost for treatment of sarcomas affected bones is USD 19,000 (bone resection, transplant applying, 5 days of hospitalization).
Sourasky Medical Center belongs to TOP 10 best hospitals in the world according to Newsweek magazine version. Israeli Ministry of Health controls and finances the activity of Ichilov Hospital. Doctors who work at Sourasky are well-known outside of Israel and have got an international recognition. Patients can be sure in a professionalism of specialists working at this Medical Center: the survival rate after treatment of serious illnesses is 15% higher than the average one in other world centers.
Cancer Center of Sheba treats 4,500 patients annually
The diagnostic program is formed individually for each patient and its cost can vary between USD 3,000 and 6,000. Depending on the type of sarcoma, diagnostics at Sheba Center may include:
Specialists of Sheba conduct surgical intervention with a focus on organ-preservation and use microsurgical methods that provide tissues transplant to restore the look of the operated area and improve its functioning. Other procedures are applied according to the kind of sarcoma:
Doctors at Cancer Center of Sheba provide an effective treatment of sarcomas of all kinds. They apply a multidisciplinary approach for the best result. Prof. Rony Vaycen, who works at Sheba, is an internationally recognized specialist in treatment of sarcoma.
Oncologists of Assuta conduct minimally invasive and organ preserving operations
Depending on kind of sarcoma is suspected, 5-6 days are necessary for diagnostics, and some of these procedures can be applied:
|CT (computer tomography)||1050 $|
|MRI||900 - 1000 $|
|Consultation of an oncologist||800 $|
The final plan of treatment of sarcoma depends on its kind, and according to this, doctors in Assuta choose the most appropriate and effective methods for treatment.
The Oncology Department of Assuta provides its patients with high-quality diagnostics and treatment regarding sarcoma. Each cancer patient stays in comfortable conditions which allows concentrating on the recovery. Doctors of Assuta Medical Center focus on organ-preserving operations.
Rambam Medical Center is recognized by ESMO
ESMO (European Society for Medical Oncology) is a leading European organization within this field.
Choice of methods used for establishing a precise diagnosis depends on the kind of sarcoma is suspected and its stage.
A treatment program is worked out according to an accurate diagnosis. Depending on this, doctors at Rambam can apply surgery, chemotherapy and innovative modifications of radiotherapy (CyberKnife, IMRT, IGRT).
The Oncology Department of Rambam is one of the leading in Israel. The Hospital is represented by cutting-edge technologies and equipment for treatment of sarcoma. Specialists of Rambam interchange their experience with colleagues from Europe and the US concerning innovative methods for treatment of sarcoma. Among them are targeted beam-therapy, brachytherapy and new modifications of radio- and chemotherapy.
Clinic Cancer Center “Herzliya” has thirty years of experience. Center staff takes trainings and gets skills in the best medical centers in the world. Each patient throughout the treatment period is accompanied by a personal manager and translator. Center Department of Diagnostic works quickly and professionally - for the entire period of the department’s activity there was no single case of misdiagnosis. The main pathologies treated in Cancer Center Herzliya are: leukemia, Hodgkin's lymphoma, lymphoblastic leukemia, myeloma, carcinoid tumor, branchiogenic tumor, lung cancer, melanoma, brain cancer and other cancers.
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