Center for Sarcoma and Musculoskeletal Tumors specializes in the treatment of benign and malignant tumors in the bones. Prof. Hillmann is one of the leading experts in Germany in this field. The main goal is to detect cancers in the bones at an early stage in order to offer the right therapy and the greatest possible healing potential.
Head of Oncology Department
Head of the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology
When a patient has cancer in a limb, he or she will usually undergo chemotherapy, radiation, and/or surgery first. The physician may recommend limb removal when it is no longer possible to save the limb or if a patient is skeletally immature.
Spasialized Orthopedic Oncology Department
Treatment of malignant bone and soft tissue tumors including osteosarcoma, Ewing’s sarcoma, chondrosarcoma, fibrosarcoma, metastatic carcinoma, myeloma and other metastatic bone tumors.
Patients with bone cancer are treated by the Head of the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology. Radiation therapy is conducted by the leading radiologist of Anadolu MC.
Gesundheit Nord (the Bremen Hospital Group) comprises of four hospitals and eleven expert centers. It is one of the three largest communal hospital groups in Germany.
|Consultation of a surgeon||450 - 550 €|
|PET-CT||2200 - 4600 €|
|Consultation of an oncologist|
|CT (computer tomography)||400 - 600 €|
Bone cancer treatment
Bone cancer is a rare malignant tumor in bone tissue. It can be of 2 types - primary bone cancer (that starts in the bone and named after the tissue it arouse from) and metastatic bone cancer (cancer that spreads to the bones from other parts of the body - breast, lung, or prostate cancers). Primary bone cancer is far less common than cancer that spreads to the bones - less than 1%.
Primary bone cancer treatment depends on its type. It is usually consists of a resection of affected part of the bone. The treatment programm for bone metastasis is a part of the treatment of the initial cancer and consists of a chemo- and radiation therapy.
Bone cancer treatment cost
The cost of diagnostics of bone cancer in specialized world centers is starting from USD 5,000.
The cost of treatment of bone cancer in best world hospitals depends on the prevalence of pathological process, country where clinic is located.
Sourasky Oncology Institute includes speсialized Department of Skeleton and Soft Tissue Tumors
The Oncology Institute offers highly progressive treatment for bone cancer and conditions related to the disease.
The surgery is conducted by Professor Jacob Bickels - oncoortopedist, Head of the Department of Metastatic Bone Diseases at All-Israeli Center of Orthopedic Oncology. Dr. Bickel conducted over 2,500 successful operations of joint replacement. The consultant oncologist is Professor Ofer Merimsky, Head of the Sourasky Sarcoma Institute.
Oncologist. Head of the Department of Tumors of the Skeleton and Soft Tissues
Head of Specialized Center of Onco-orthopedics
Orthopedic Oncologist. Head of the Department for the Treatment of Metastatic Bone Disease. TOP World Doctor of Treatment of Chondrosarcoma
The choice of method of treatment depends on the location of the tumor, its size and nature. Also, a doctor takes into account the age and general health of the patient.
Localized primary bone cancer treatment in children - 85% success rate
Oncology department of Sant Joan de Deu Hospital is the leading one in the country. The Hospital is accredited by the National Health Service of Spain. Doctors pay great attention to the psychological support of a child. Preference is given to minimally invasive operations to reduce risks of amputation.
If the tumor is localized in the limb, an individual endoprosthesis is made, which is put in place of the removed bone.
HM Hospitales is a group of clinics in Spain which provides medical services in all fields and consists of 6 general hospitals and 3 advanced research centers specializing in oncology. Combination of experienced professionals and state of art technologies has made HM Hospitales in Madrid a reputable leader in the area of private medical services listed among Top 5 Private Hospitals.