Although sarcomas are rare, representing only 1% of cancer types, at West Cancer Center & Research Institute, we have a team that specializes in treating this form of cancer.

Our sarcoma team manages soft tissue tumors, which comprise approximately 80% of all sarcomas and bone tumors. Our multidisciplinary team works together to diagnosis the specifics of your cancer to create a personalized treatment plan just for you.

Our Sarcoma Specialists

You can trust our multidisciplinary specialists to work together to create a plan specific to your disease to ensure the most positive outcomes and quality of life.

David Portnoy, MD

Medical Oncology Lead

Matthew Ballo, MD, FACR

Radiationl Oncology Lead

Allen Ardestani, MD


Chika Obele, MD


Sridhar Shankar, MD


Janice Pazar, PhD


Anita Vincent, RDN, CSO, LDN

Licensed Oncology Nutritionist