New York, NY (PRWEB) July 27, 2008
Sarcoma surgeon Dr. James C. Wittig introduces his newest surgical video, Osteosarcoma of Proximal Humerus, to his online teaching video series at http://www.sarcoma.ws. Patients, colleagues, residents and medical students have easy access to viewing various orthopedic oncology procedures illustrated and narrated by Dr. Wittig through his website.
Accessibility is a unique and important aspect of Dr. Wittig's approach to teaching and educating his patients to the surgeries they may undergo. "The addition of these medical education videos is helpful in illustrating what will happen during a procedure and sharing with others the complexity involved in dealing with orthopedic oncology conditions."
Dr. Wittig's current Video Series features topics ranging from Total Scapula Prosthetic Replacements; Radical Distal Femur Resection; Partial Scapula Resection and Reconstruction; Surgical Approaches for Resecting Axillary Tumors and Tumors of the Brachial Plexus; Forequarter Amputations; Nerve Tumors; Radiofreqency Ablation of an Osteoid Osteoma to Tumors of the Sacrum and Coccyx. All videos are featured at http://www.sarcoma.ws; http://www.bonecancer.org; http://www.shouldertumor.org.
Dr. James C. Wittig - Dedicated to dramatically changing lives of children and adults afflicted with sarcomas and other orthopedic tumors through innovative limb sparing surgeries, groundbreaking techniques and a specialized multidisciplinary approach to diagnosis and ultimate treatment. Dr. Wittig utilizes his education and extensive experience in the orthopedic oncology field and works diligently and cooperatively with other medical professionals for a seamless continuum of care. Dr. Wittig is committed to finding the most current, viable solutions in the area of bone and soft tissue tumors in particular sarcomas. Dr. Wittig is Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery Chief, Orthopaedic Oncology (Pediatric and Adult) Mount Sinai Medical Center, 5 East 98th Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10029 and Chief, Orthopedic Oncology; Director, Sarcoma Section of the Cancer Center, Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ 07601. To make an appointment to see Dr. Wittig, contact him at 212-241-1807 or e-mail him at drjameswittig at aol.com.
To arrange a speaking engagement or video conference, please e-mail him at sarcoma at jameswittig.md