Our Bone and Soft Tissue Cancer Team
At Wilmot, bone and soft tissue cancers are treated by a complete multidisciplinary team.
Depending on your cancer, you may need the help of several different kinds of doctors. These may include an orthopaedic oncologist, a radiation oncologist, a medical oncologist, a pathologist, a plastic surgeon and a vascular surgeon.
By providing all of these specialists in one location, Wilmot helps to facilitate the close collaboration that is necessary for truly exceptional care.
Regis O’Keefe, MD, PhD is Chair of the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Rochester Medical Center and the Marjorie Strong Wehle Professor in Orthopaedics. Dr. O’Keefe earned his medical degree at Harvard and earned a PhD in biochemistry at the University of Rochester. He completed a fellowship in Orthopaedic Oncology at Massachusettes General Hospital. Full bio.
Wakenda Tyler, MD, MPH is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics. She earned her medical degree and her Master of Public Health degree from Johns Hopkins University. She then completed a fellowship in Orthopaedic Oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Full bio.
Emily E. Carmody Soni, MD is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics. She specializes in treating both benign and malignant musculoskeletal tumors in adults and children. She has a particular interest in limb-sparing surgery and endoprosthetic reconstruction for treating bone sarcomas. Dr. Carmody Soni also specializes in metabolic bone disorders including osteoporosis and osteopenia. Full bio.
Deepak M. Sahasrabudhe, MBBS is a Professor in the Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology. Dr. Sahasrabudhe earned his MBBS in Medicine at India-Bombay University. He then completed a fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine as well as a fellowship in Cancer Research at the University of Rochester. Full bio.
Louis S. Constine, MD is a Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology. He earned his medical degree at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Constine then completed a fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and his residency in Radiation Oncology at Stanford University Medical Center. Full bio.