Bone Cancer Home > Bone Cancer Treatments

Although there are various treatments for bone cancer, the specific option(s) your healthcare provider recommends will depend on various factors, such as the stage of the cancer, the size and location of the tumor, and your overall health. In general, treatment options include:
  • Surgery
  • Radiation therapy
  • Chemotherapy.
Several people will play a role in your treatment. Specialists who treat bone cancer include:
  • Orthopedic surgeons
  • Orthopedic oncologists
  • Medical oncologists
  • Radiation oncologists.
(Click Bone Cancer Treatment to learn more about this topic, including the importance of getting a second opinion, the importance of follow-up care and rehabilitation, and possible side effects.)
Written by/reviewed by:
Last reviewed by: Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
Last updated/reviewed:
List of references (click here):
Other Articles in This eMedTV Presentation



Related Channels

eMedTV Links
Copyright © 2006-2018 Clinaero, Inc.

eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.

This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.