Sarcoma Cancer Treatment Centers

If you or a loved-one has been diagnosed with sarcoma, please seek a specialist who sees a large number of sarcoma patients each month.  Consider visiting an NCI Designated Cancer Center or a surgeon from the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society.

The following is a list of some of the medical centers and hospitals specializing in sarcoma. While the list is not comprehensive, it includes the leaders in sarcoma research and treatment. We hope the following list makes finding a specialist easier to accomplish. Visit the National Cancer Institute for a comprehensive listing of NCI designated cancer centers.

 The following are National Cancer Institute (NCI) Designated Cancer Centers as of November 28, 2012


UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center

University of Alabama at Birmingham Edward E. Partridge, M.D. Director

1802 Sixth Avenue South

Birmingham, Alabama 35294

Tel: (205) 934-5077


Arizona Cancer Center

University of Arizona David S. Alberts, M.D. Director

1515 North Campbell Avenue

Tucson, Arizona 85724

Tel: (520) 626-7685


Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

University of California, Irvine

Frank L. Meyskens, Jr., M.D. Director

101 The City Drive

Building 56, Rt. 81, Room 209

Orange, California 92868

Tel: (714) 456-6310

City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center

Michael A. Friedman, M. D. Director

1500 East Duarte Road

Duarte, California 91010

Tel: (626) 301-8460

Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

University of California at Los Angeles

Judith C. Gasson, Ph.D. Director

8-684 Factor Building

10833 Le Conte Avenue

Los Angeles, California 90095

Tel: (310) 825-5268

Salk Institute Cancer Center

Tony Hunter, Ph.D. Director

10010 North Torrey Pines Road

La Jolla, California 92037

Tel: (858) 453-4100 X 1385

Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute

Kristiina Vuori, M.D., Ph.D. Director

10901 North Torrey Pines Road

La Jolla, California 92037

Tel: (858) 646-3100

Stanford Cancer Institute

Stanford University Beverly S. Mitchell, M.D. Director

Lorry Lokey Stem Cell Building

265 Campus Drive, Suite G2103

Stanford, California 94305

Tel: (650) 736-7716

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

University of California at Davis Ralph W deVere White, M.D. Director

4501 X Street, Suite 3003

Sacramento, California 95817

Tel: (916) 734-5800

UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center

University of California at San Diego Scott M. Lippman, M.D.


3855 Health Sciences Drive

La Jolla, California 92093


UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

University of California at San Francisco

Frank McCormick, Ph.D., F.R.S., Director

1450 3rd Street, Box 0128

San Francisco, California 94115

Main: (415) 885-3693

USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center

University of Southern California

Stephen Gruber, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H. Director1441 Eastlake Avenue

Los Angeles, California 90089

General Information: (323) 865-3000

Toll Free: 1-800-872-2273 (1-800-USC-CARE)


University of Colorado Cancer Center

Dan Theodorescu, M.D., Ph.D. Director

13001 East 17th Place

Aurora, Colorado 80045

Tel: (303) 724-7135


Yale Cancer Center

Yale University School of Medicine

Thomas J. Lynch, M.D.Director

333 Cedar Street

New Haven, Connecticut Box 208028

Tel: (203) 785-4371


Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

Georgetown University Louis M. Weiner, M.D. Director

3970 Reservoir Road, NW

Washington, District of Columbia 20007

Tel: (202) 687-2110


H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute

Thomas A. Sellers, PhD. Director, Cancer Center & Research Institute, Executive Vice President Moffitt Cancer Center

12902 Magnolia Drive

MCC-CEO Tampa, Florida 33612

Tel: (813) 745-1315


Winship Cancer Institute

Emory University Walter J. Curran, M.D. Executive Director

1365C Clifton Road

Atlanta, Georgia 30322

Tel: (404) 778-5669


University of Hawaii Cancer Center

Michele Carbone, M.D., Ph.D. Director

677 Ala Moana Bouelvard, Suite 901

Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

Tel: (808) 586-3010


Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center,

Northwestern University

Steven T. Rosen, M.D., FACP Director

303 East Superior Street

Chicago, Illinois 60611

Tel: (312) 908-5250

The University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer

Michelle M. Le Beau, Ph.D. Director

5841 South Maryland Avenue MC1140

Chicago, Illinois 60637

Tel: (773) 702-6180


Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center

Patrick J. Loehrer, Sr., M.D. Director

535 Barnhill Drive

Indianapolis, Indiana 46202

Tel: (317) 278-0070

Purdue University Center for Cancer Research

Timothy L. Ratliff, Ph.D. Director

Hansen Life Sciences Research Building

201 South University Street

West Lafayette, Indiana 47907

Tel: (765) 494-9129


Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center

University of Iowa George J. Weiner, M.D. Director

200 Hawkins Drive 5970Z JPP Iowa City, Iowa 52242

Tel: (913) 588-2568


The University of Kansas Cancer Center

University of Kansas Roy A Jensen, M.D. Director

3901 Rainbow Boulevard

Kansas City, Kansas 66160

Main: (913) 588-1227

Toll Free: 800-332-6048


The Jackson Laboratory Cancer Center

Edison T. Liu, M.D. President & CEO

600 Main Street

Bar Harbor, Maine 04609

Tel: (207) 288-6841


Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

Johns Hopkins University

William G. Nelson, M.D., Ph.D. Director

401 North Broadway

Baltimore, Maryland 21231

Tel: (410) 955-8822

University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart,Greenebaum Cancer Center

Kevin J. Cullen, M.D. Director22 South Greene Street

Baltimore, Maryland 21201

Tel: (410) 328-5506


Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center

Edward J. Benz Jr., M.D. Director

450 Brookline Avenue

Boston, Massachusetts 02215

Tel: (617) 632-2100

David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer, Research at MIT

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Tyler Jacks, Ph.D., Director

77 Massachusetts Avenue, 76-158

Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139

Tel: (617) 324-3533


The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute Wayne State University School of Medicine

Gerold Bepler, M.D., Ph.D.President & CEO

4100 John R

Detroit, Michigan 48201

Tel: (313) 576-8670

University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center.Ann Arbor, Michigan

Max S. Wicha, M.D. Director1500 East Medical Center Drive

Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109

Tel: (734) 936-1831


Masonic Cancer Center University of Minnesota

Douglas Yee, M.D. Director

420 Delaware Street, S.E.

Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455

Tel: (612) 624-8484

Mayo Clinic Cancer Center

Robert B. Diasio, M.D. Director200 First Street, S.W.

Rochester, Minnesota 55905

Tel: (507) 266-4997


Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University School of Medicine and Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Timothy J. Eberlein, M.D. Director

660 South Euclid Avenue

Campus Box 8109

St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Tel: (314) 362-8020


Eppley Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Kenneth H. Cowan, M.D., Ph.D. Director

985950 Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, Nebraska 68198

Tel: (402) 559-4238


Norris Cotton Cancer Center at Dartmouth Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Mark A. Israel, M.D. Director

One Medical Center Drive

Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756

Tel: (603) 653-9000


The Cancer Institute of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Robert S. DiPaola, M.D, Director

195 Little Albany Street

New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903

Tel: (732) 235-8064


University of New Mexico Cancer Center

Cheryl L. Willman, M.D. Director & CEO

1201 Camino de Salud NE

Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131

Tel: (505) 272-5622


Albert Einstein Cancer Center

Yeshiva University

I. David Goldman, M.D.Director

1300 Morris Park Avenue

Bronx, New York 10461

Tel: (718) 430-2302

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Craig B. Thompson, M.D. President & CEO

1275 York Avenue

New York, New York 10065

Tel: (212) 639-2000

Physician Referral Service 1-800-525-2225

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Cancer Center

Bruce W. Stillman, Ph.D President

1 Bungtown Road

Cold Spring Harbor, New York 11724

Tel: (516) 367-8383

NYU Cancer Institute

New York University Langone Medical

William L. Carroll, M.D., Director

550 First Avenue

1201 Smilow Building

New York, New York 10016

Tel: (212) 851-4680

Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center

Columbia University

Stephen G. Emerson, M.D., Ph.D. Director

1130 St. Nicholas Avenue, Room 508

New York, New York 10032

Tel: (212) 851-4680

Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Donald L. Trump, M.D., FACP President & CEO

Elm & Carlton Streets

Buffalo, New York 14263

Tel: (716) 845-5772

Mount Sinai

Referral number is 800-MD-SINAI, 800-637-4624.


Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University Medical Center

Michael B. Kastan, M.D., Ph.D. Executive Director

Box 2714

2424 Erwin Road

Durham, North Carolina 27710

Tel: (919) 684-3052

The Comprehensive Cancer Center of Wake Forest University

A. Julian Garvin, M.D., Ph.D. Interim Director

Medical Center Boulevard

Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27157

Tel: (336) 716-7971

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

H. Shelton Earp, M.D. Director

450 West Drive, CB 7295

Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599

Tel: (919) 966-3036


Case Comprehensive Cancer Center Case Western Reserve University

Stanton L. Gerson, M.D., Director

11100 Euclid Avenue, Wearn 151

Cleveland, Ohio 44106

Tel: (216) 844-8562

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center

James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute

Michael A. Caligiuri, M.D. Director

300 West 10th Avenue, Suite 159

Columbus, Ohio 43210

Tel: (614) 293-7521


Knight Cancer Institute, Oregon Health and Science University

Brian J. Druker, M.D., Director

3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Road

Portland, Oregon 97239

Tel: (503) 494-1617


Abramson Cancer Center

University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Chi V. Dang, M.D., Ph.D. Director

3400 Spruce Street

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104


Fox Chase Cancer Center

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Michael V Seiden, M.D., Ph.D. President & CEO

333 Cottman Avenue

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111

Tel: (215) 728-3636

Kimmel Cancer Center Thomas Jefferson University

Richard G. Pestell, M.D., Ph.D. Director

233 South 10th Street

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107

Tel: (215) 503-5692

University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute

Nancy E. Davidson, M.D. Director

5150 Centre Avenue

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232

Tel: (412) 623-3205

The Wistar Institute Cancer Center

Dario C. Altieri, M.D. Director

3601 Spruce Street

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104

Tel: (215) 898-3926


Hollings Cancer Center , Medical University of South Carolina

Andrew S. Kraft, M.D., Director

86 Jonathan Lucas Street

Charleston, South Carolina 29425

Tel: (843) 792-8284


St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Richard J. Gilbertson, M.D., Ph.D. Director

262 Danny Thomas Place

Memphis, Tennessee 38105

Tel: (901) 595-3982

Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center

Jennifer A. Pietenpol, Ph.D. Director

691 Preston Research Building

Nashville, Tennessee 37232

Tel: (615) 936-1782


Cancer Therapy & Research Center

University of Texas Health Science Center

Ian M. Thompson, M.D., Executive Director

7979 Wurzbach Road

Urschel Tower, Room U627

San Antonio, Texas 78229

Tel: (210) 450-1000

Harold C. Simmons Cancer Center

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

James K. V. Willson, M.D., Director

2201 Inwood Road

Dallas, Texas 75390

Tel: (214) 645-HOPE (4673)

 Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center

Baylor College of Medicine

C. Kent Osborne, M.D. Director

One Baylor Place MS: BCM305

Houston, Texas 77030

Tel: (713) 798-1354

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Ronald A. DePinho, M.D. Director

1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 91

Houston, Texas 77030

Tel: (713) 792-2121


Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah

Mary C. Beckerle, Ph.D., Executive Director

2000 Circle of Hope

Salt Lake City, Utah 84112

Tel: (801) 585-0303


Massey Cancer Center , Virginia Commonwealth University

Gordon D. Ginder, M.D., Director

P.O. Box 980037

401 College Street

Richmond, Virginia 23298

Tel: (804) 828-0450

University of Virginia Cancer Center

Michael J. Weber, Ph.D. Director

6171 West Complex

Charlottesville, Virginia 22908

Tel: (434) 924-5022


Fred Hutchinson/University of Washington Cancer Consortium

Lawrence Corey, M.D. President & Director

P.O. Box 19024, D1-060

Seattle, Washington 98109

Tel: (206) 667-4305


University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center

1111 Highland Avenue, Rm. 7057

Madison, Wisconsin 53705

Tel: (608) 263-8610