Centers & Departments

off hours/Emergency

042-984-4177

Phone number

0429844111

Department of Orthopaedic Oncology and Surgery

Medical services and specialties

We specialize in medical treatment of orthopedic-related tumor. Benign, malignant and tumor-like diseases including metastatic bone tumor are targeted. Diagnosis / treatment are confirmed jointly with relevant departments. We mainly provide surgical treatment and joint surgery with the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the Department of Surgery, etc., when needed. We also hold joint conference of sarcoma center including the Departments of Primary Unknown and Rare Cancers, Pediatric Oncology, Oncology Medicine, Radiation Oncology, etc.


Target diseases

So-called orthopedic tumors and tumor-like diseases are targeted. Benign diseases include non-ossifying fibroma, fibrous bone dysplasia, bone giant cell tumor, eosinophilic granuloma, bone cyst, aneurysmoid bone cyst, lipoma, hemangioma, schwannoma, pigmented villous nodule synovitis, and malignancy does osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma, Ewing sarcoma, chordoma, liposarcoma, undifferentiated neuroectodermal tumor, synovial sarcoma, leiomyosarcoma and so on. For metastatic bone tumors, all cancers are targeted. Consultation of primary lesion detection for primary unknown cancer bone metastases is available.


Physicians in charge

Professor

Yasuo Yazawa

Specialty area
Bone and soft tissue tumor
Credentials
Japanese Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Doctor of Medical Science

Professor

Tomoaki Torigoe

Specialty area
Bone and soft tissue tumor, diagnostic imaging of bone and soft tissue tumor, frozen autogenous bone grafting, navigation surgery
Credentials
Japanese Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Doctor of Medical Science