Lifespan Orthopedics Institute
The Most Comprehensive Orthopedic Care in the Region

Orthopedic Oncology Team

Led by Richard Terek, MD, the orthopedic oncology care team is a multidisciplinary group of specialists from the Lifespan Orthopedics Institute and the Lifespan Cancer Institute. Your individual care team may include pediatric oncologists, radiation therapy physicians, pathologists, or adult medical oncologists. 

Richard M. Terek, MD Headshot

Richard M. Terek, MD

Chief of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital, and Total Joint Surgeon

M. Yakub Puthawala, MD Headshot

M. Yakub Puthawala, MD

Chief of Brachytherapy Services