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Sarcoma Team

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One benefit of treatment at an academic medical center is the comprehensive approach to care. 

The sarcoma team at UC San Diego Health includes orthopedic surgeons and medical, surgical and radiation oncologists with specialized expertise and training in treating bone cancer and soft-tissue sarcoma. 

Medical Oncology

Sarah Boles, MD

Surgical Oncology

Jason Sicklick, MD

Jula Veerapong, MD

Urologic Oncology

Ithaar Derweesh, MD

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We now use genetic testing to analyze tumors and tailor cancer treatments to individual patients.

See Center for Personalized Cancer Therapy.