Sarcomas are cancers that form in the connective tissue of the body. Normal connective tissue includes fat, blood vessels, nerves, bones, muscles, deep skin tissues and cartilage. Sarcomas are divided into two main groups, bone sarcomas and soft tissue sarcomas.

Carolinas HealthCare System’s Levine Cancer Institute’s team of nationally renowned physicians uses the latest technology in the diagnosis and treatment of sarcoma. With a network of locations throughout North Carolina and South Carolina, we provide widespread access to specialists, treatment options, clinical trials and support services.

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Advanced Sarcoma Treatment

From initial evaluation to treatment and recovery, our oncologists, radiologists, surgeons, pathologists and rehabilitation specialists meet weekly to discuss your case. This well-rounded approach to care results in the highest quality and the most effective treatment plan tailored to your needs.

Sarcoma treatment options include:

  • Surgery  removes cancer, yet maintains healthy tissue and vital functions of a limb or an organ
  • Radiation  shrinks tumor before surgery and reduces risk of recurrence after surgery
  • Chemotherapy  shrinks or kills cancer with powerful medications that may be given in pill form or through an IV tube

Clinical Trials

In addition to state-of-the-art treatment options, our physicians also conduct clinical trials.

Learn about our latest clinical trials.

Cancer Support Programs  

The cancer care process can feel confusing and overwhelming at times – often involving physical, financial and emotional challenges for you and your family. From diagnosis to survivorship, we have numerous resources available to support you during your treatment experience.

Learn more about our cancer support programs.

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