Mumbai Bone & Soft Tissue Tumor Clinic
Centre for Limb & Joint Preserving Surgery
Mumbai Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor Clinic is an exclusive service for a diverse but unique group of patients, who need speciality care and advice. This includes patients with bone tumors, soft tissue tumors, malignant skin tumors and those with bone metastases.Most of these patients have limited access to information and care regarding their disease. It is an established fact that bone and soft tissue tumors require speciality care. Bone and soft tissue tumors should be treated by a specialist team with experience in the management of these tumors.
Benign Bone Tumor
In simple words, a bone tumor which is non-cancerous i.e. which does not have the potential to spread to other regions of the body or invade other local tissues is called a benign bone tumor
Malignant Bone Tumours
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Soft Tissue Tumours
Soft Tissue Tumors are those tumors that arise in the Somatic Soft Tissues, which includes skeletal muscle, fat tissue, fibrous connective tissue, blood vessels, lymph vessels, tendons, ligaments, etc.
About Dr. Chetan Anchan
Dr. Chetan Anchan is an Orthopaedic surgeon from Mumbai, who trained at The K.E.M. Hospital and Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai. He did his undergraduate training from The T.N. Medical College, Mumbai. Following his post-graduation, he trained exclusively for four years, in the management of bone and soft tissue tumors at The Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, Mumbai, where he gained extensive experience and skill in the subject. Since the last three years, he is a practicing Musculoskeletal Tumor Surgeon in Mumbai. He has an experience of more than a thousand surgeries for bone and soft tissue tumors. Besides, he is highly skilled in performing needle biopsy for these tumors which is a simple, reliable, minimally invasive, safe and quick procedure, done through a small 5 mm. incision; which is very helpful in Limb and Joint Preserving Surgery.
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Orthopaedic Oncology covers the following groups of tumors:
- Primary bone tumors :Benign and Malignant
- Secondary bone tumors :Skeletal Metastases including those with pathological fractures and spinal metastases
- Soft tissue tumors :Benign and Malignant
- Skin tumors :Benign and Malignant