Orthopedic oncology is a highly specialized field in orthopedics that diagnoses and treats malignant and benign disorders of the musculoskeletal system. If you have a primary or metastatic bone or soft tissue sarcoma, it’s imperative that you include an orthopedic oncologist as an essential part of your cancer team.
When selecting an orthopedic oncologist, you want a specialist like Dr. Daniel C. Allison who has significant diagnostic and treatment expertise with benign and malignant tumors coupled with bone reconstruction. He is adept at advanced orthopedic procedures and dedicated to restoring full mobility of limbs, preserving bones, and relieving painful symptoms.
There are numerous variations of benign and malignant soft tissue and bone tumors, each with a unique set of characteristics making diagnosis a challenge. However, a knowledgeable orthopedic oncologist like Dr. Allison can distinguish the differences, and together with his extensive bone tumor experience, Dr. Allison handles challenging scenarios with great skill. Schedule an appointment to learn more from Dr. Allison by calling (310) 730-8008 or filling out the online contact form.
Specializing in Orthopedic Complications
There are complexities with bone damage caused by primary or secondary tumors that are unique to orthopedic oncology. A specialist like Dr. Allison has the diagnostic expertise to distinguish the affect tumors, infections, and bone diseases have on musculoskeletal structures and develop a treatment plan best suited for the patient.
Dr. Allison is prepared to treat for the following conditions:
- Soft tissue sarcomas
- Primary and metastatic bone cancers
- Orthopedic problems
When a patient has secondary bone disease such as arthritis or osteoporosis, an orthopedic oncologist like Dr. Allison can treat degenerative conditions at the same time. Successful treatment of complex orthopedic cases requires a talented surgeon like Dr. Allison who knows how to minimize bone and soft tissue damage, restore bone integrity, and improve functionality.
Diagnostic Expertise and Treatment
As an orthopedic oncologist, Dr. Allison has the training and experience in comprehensive evaluation and treatment of malignant and benign bone and soft tissue tumors and metastatic disease. In cases requiring tumor removal, Dr. Allison explores the best possible treatment options for bone preservation and restoration using advanced surgical techniques.
Dr. Allison also has specialty training in metabolic bone disease conditions such as osteoporosis and complex infections including osteomyelitis. He works with a multidisciplinary team specializing in bone and soft tissue tumors.
Contact the Orthopedic Oncology Specialist
Dr. Daniel C. Allison is an orthopedic oncologist, which makes him uniquely qualified to treat damage to musculoskeletal structures. He has substantial experience in orthopedic procedures for complex fractures, bone reconstruction, and bone preservation. He is dedicated to providing exceptional care for the successful treatment of complicated orthopedic conditions. Call today to schedule a personal consultation at (310) 730-8008.