Sarcoma

Sarcoma is a very rare form of cancer, which makes diagnosis, treatment and subsequent management rather challenging. The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute Sarcoma Program's multidisciplinary approach combines the expertise of an academic program with the touch only a community hospital can provide. From diagnosis and education, to treatment and survivorship, our clinical experts provide a continuum of care that encompasses the entire patient experience.

 

 We offer compassionate and full spectrum of care to those patients with:

  1. Soft tissue sarcomas of head and neck, and extremities 

  2. Retroperitoneal sarcomas 

  3. GIST (Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor) 

  4. Fibromatosis (Desmoid Tumor) 

  5. Rhabdomyosarcomas

At the Northside Hospital Cancer Institute Sarcoma Program, treatment is all about you and our dedicated clinicians offering

personalized care plans designed for your special needs and preferences.

 

Our Team Philosophy

We believe that cooperative teamwork is vital to success. Because taking care of sarcoma patients reamins complex and challenging, our patients are treated by a team of specially-trained experts. This combined expertise ensures that they recieve the best possible care.


Our multidisciplinary team members include:  

  • Surgical Oncologists

  • Medical Oncologists

  • Sarcoma Pathologists

  • Radiation Oncologists 

  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons 

Our patients have access to extended medical disciplines and support services including:

  • Research and clinical trials

  • Palliative Care

  • Physician Therapy and Occupational Therapy

  • Genetic Counseling

  • Behavioral Therapy

  • Cancer Support Community

  • Financial Assistance and Counseling

Multidisciplinary Treatment Conference

Our specialists use the most innovative, cutting-edge and scientifically-supported treatment options in treating patient with sarcoma. Our team of specialist and support staff review, discuss and coordinate the treatment options and treatment plans in our regularly conducted specialty conferences. These conferences enable us to provide our patients with the most comprehensive and individualized care possible.

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 




Cancer Institute - call 404-531-4444

Melanoma & Sarcoma Specialists
of Georgia

980 Johnson Ferry Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30342
(404) 851-6000


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