Soft tissue sarcoma is a cancer that starts in soft tissues of the body, including muscle, tendons, fat, lymph vessels, blood vessels, nerves, and tissue around joints. The tumors can be found anywhere in the body but often form in the arms, legs, chest, or abdomen.
Providers Treating Sarcoma
Note that every provider listed below may not perform or prescribe all treatments or procedures related to Sarcoma. Review each provider for availability.
Richard L. Crownover, M.D. Radiation Oncologist
Lisa J. Evans, Ph.D. Psychologist
Masil M. George, M.D. Geriatrician
Carrie R. Hyde, M.D. Palliative Care Physician
Victoria L. Loudermilk, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Sanjay Maraboyina, M.D. Radiation Oncologist
Michail Mavros, M.D. Surgical Oncologist
Corey O'Neal Montgomery, M.D. Orthopaedic Surgeon
Richard W. Nicholas, M.D. Orthopaedic Surgeon
Christina E. Porter, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Katelin D. Shepherd, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Charla J. Stewart, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Areas of Expertise for Sarcoma
Bone Cancer Care (Part of Cancer Care)
Osteosarcoma is the most common bone cancer. It starts in bone cells that make new bone tissue.
The Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at UAMS is Arkansas’ most comprehensive cancer treatment and research facility.