Treatment of Bone Lesions and Tumors

Pediatric Orthopedic Oncology in Greater Detroit

Treatment of Bone Lesions and Tumors for Children in Detroit MI - Christopher Minnock MD Dr. Minnock treats a variety of bone lesions and tumors. Thankfully, most of the bone lesions that affect kids are not life or limb-threatening. Some can cause bones to break more easily (pathologic fractures). Some can cause pain or compress on nerves or structures in the body. Surgery is sometimes indicated for these reasons, either to remove the bone lesion or to fix fractures. Dr. Minnock sees and treats most bone lesions and tumors that affect children.

Click the links below for examples of more common bone lesions that affect children/adolescents.

Non-ossifying fibroma

Osteochondroma

Bone Cysts