Christopher Cannon
Christopher P Cannon, M.D.

Christopher P Cannon, M.D.

Christopher P Cannon, M.D.
Specialty

Orthopedic Surgery

Clinical Interests / Special Procedures Performed

ACL Reconstruction/Surgery, Amputations, Cancer Surgery, Fracture Surgery, Hip Reconstruction, Hip Surgery/Joint Replacement, Knee Arthritis/Joint Replcmnt, Knee Arthroscopy, Knee Injuries, Knee Injuries/Surgery, Knee Reconstruction, Knee Surgery/Joint Replacement, Ligament Reconstruction, Limb Salvage, Meniscal Tear, Musculoskeletal Tumors, Oncologic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Orthopedic Infections, Orthopedic Trauma, Orthopedics, Orthopedics-Adult, Preprosthetic Surgery, Sarcoma, Schwannoma, Soft Tissue Sarcomas, Total Joint Replacement, Total Knee Arthroplasty

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Additional Information:

Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Oncology, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas; Staff orthopaedic surgeon and chief of orthopedic oncology section, Madigan Army Medical Center; Orthopaedic surgeon, 47th Combat Support Hospital, Operation Iraqi Freedom. Dr. Cannon has expertise in musculoskeletal tumor surgery (benign and malignant tumors of the soft tissues and bones), total joint replacements (hips and knees), partial knee replacements (MAKOplasty and the Biomet Oxford), ACL reconstruction and arthroscopic surgery


Dr. Cannon was voted "Top Doctors" in Seattle Magazine (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013).

Surveys were mailed to physicians in King, Pierce, Snohomish and Kitsap counties. The survey asked physicians to name the provider they would seek out or recommend to loved ones.

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Philosophy of Care

“The management of musculoskeletal tumors requires careful planning, attention to detail, and the ability to effectively address unusual and difficult problems. These skills also apply to the overall practice of orthopedic surgery.”

Medical School

University of Washington Medical School

Residency

Madigan Army Medical Center

Fellowship(s)

Musculoskeletal oncology at UCLA

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Professional Associations:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society, Western Orthopaedic Association

Additional Information:

Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Oncology, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas; Staff orthopaedic surgeon and chief of orthopedic oncology section, Madigan Army Medical Center; Orthopaedic surgeon, 47th Combat Support Hospital, Operation Iraqi Freedom. Dr. Cannon has expertise in musculoskeletal tumor surgery (benign and malignant tumors of the soft tissues and bones), total joint replacements (hips and knees), partial knee replacements (MAKOplasty and the Biomet Oxford), ACL reconstruction and arthroscopic surgery


Dr. Cannon was voted "Top Doctors" in Seattle Magazine (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013).

Surveys were mailed to physicians in King, Pierce, Snohomish and Kitsap counties. The survey asked physicians to name the provider they would seek out or recommend to loved ones.

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Research:

Principal Investigator, Proximal Femoral Replacement for the Management of Metastatic Disease: Indications and Perioperative Complications, RCR04-0778, 2004−2006
Collaborator, Review of Radiation Induced Osteosarcoma Patients, RCR04-0783, PI - Valerae Lewis, M.D., 2004−2006
Collaborator, DVT Prophylaxis in Orthopedic Oncology Patients: Retrospective Analysis of Historical Controls, RCR04-0841, PI - Patrick Lin, M.D., 2004−present
Collaborator, Diaphyseal Osteosarcoma, RCR05-0306, PI - Alan Yasko, M.D., 2005−2006
Principal Investigator, Incidence of Conversion From Hip Hemiarthroplasty to Total Hip Arthroplasty in Tumor Patients, RCR05-0201, 2005−2007
Principal Investigator, Complications of Radiation Therapy of Lower Extremity Sarcomas, RCR05-0094, 2005−present
Collaborator, Long Term Functional Outcome of Intercalary Allograft Reconstructions Following Tumor Resection, RCR05-0386, PI - Patrick Lin, M.D., 2005−present
Collaborator, Review of Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma, RCR05-0525, PI - Patrick Lin, M.D., 2005−present
Collaborator, Review of Myxoid Liposarcoma Patients, RCR05-0050, PI - Valerae Lewis, M.D., 2005−present
Collaborator, Review of Pathologic Fractures in Osteosarcoma, RCR05-0886, PI - Patrick Lin, M.D., 2005−present
Collaborator, The Periosteal Margin in Surgical Treatment of Soft Tissue Sarcomas of the Extremities, RCR05-0887, 2005−present
Collaborator, Curettage of Pelvic Chondrosarcoma, RCR06-0084, PI - Alan Yasko, M.D., 2006
Collaborator, Deltoid Resection in Limb Sparing Surgeries for Osteogenic Sarcomas of the Proximal Humerus, RCR06-0355, PI - Patrick Lin, M.D., 2006−present
Collaborator, Effect of External Beam Radiation Therapy on the Local Control of Chondrosarcoma, RCR06-0085, PI - Patrick Lin, M.D., 2006−present
Collaborator, Functional Outcome After Tibia Allograft Reconstruction, RCR06-1013, PI - Patrick Lin, M.D., 2006−present
Principal Investigator, Management of Radiation Induced Fractures, RCR06-0184, 2006−present
Co-Principal Investigator, Metastatic Chondrosarcoma, RCR06-0592, PI - Patrick Lin, M.D., 2006−present
Collaborator, Recurrent Pelvis Chondrosarcoma, RCR05-0596, PI - Patrick Lin, M.D., 2006−present
Principal Investigator, Surgical Management of Thyroid Carcinoma Bony Metastases, RCR06-0342, 2006−present
Collaborator, An Open Label Multi-Center, Phase 2 Safety and Efficacy Study of Denosumab (AMG 162) in Subjects with Recurrent or Unresectable Giant Cell Tumor (GCT) of Bone, 2007-0189, PI - Valerae Lewis, M.D., 2007−present
Collaborator, Hemangioendothelioma of Bone - Outcome in 20 Cases Treated with Surgery, DR07-0241, PI - Valerae Lewis, M.D., 2007−present
Principal Investigator, Intercalary Allograft Prosthetic Composite Reconstruction, DR07-0394, 2007−present
Collaborator, Operative Management of Metastatic Melanoma to Bone, DR07-0867, PI - Patrick Lin, M.D., 2007−present
Principal Investigator, Outcome of Hemicortical Allograft Reconstruction After Resection of Skeletal Tumors, RCR07-0041, 2007−present
Principal Investigator, Outcome of Myeloma Lesions Treated with Intramedullary Nails, DR07-0386, 2007−present
Collaborator, Retrieved Allograft Study: Retrospective Study of the Biomechanical Properties of Large Allografts, 2007-0689, PI - Valerae Lewis, M.D., 2007−present
Collaborator, Structural Pelvic Allograft Reconstruction After Resection of Malignant Bone Tumors of the Pelvis: A 25-Year Experience, DR07-0824, PI - Patrick Lin, M.D., 2007−present
Collaborator, The Outcome of Indeterminate Pulmonary Nodules at Presentation in Soft Tissue Sarcoma of the Extremity, DR07-0866, 2007−present

PUBLICATIONS
Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals
  1.    Cannon C, Nelson S, Panosian C. Soft Tissue Echinococcosis: A Report Of Two Cases and Review of the Literature. Clin Orthop 385:186-91, 2001.
  2.    Cannon C, Nelson S, Seeger L, Eckardt J. Clear Cell Chondrosarcoma Mimicking Chondroblastoma in a Skeletally Immature Patient. Skeletal Radiol 31:369-72, 2002.
  3.    Cannon C, Eckardt J, Kabo J, Ward W, Kelly C, Wirganowicz P, Asavamonkolkul A, Eilber F. Custom Cross-Pin Fixation in 32 Tumor Endoprosthetic Stems. Clin Orthop 417:285-92, 2003.
  4.    Eckardt J, Kabo J, Ward W, Kelly C, Wirganowicz P, Asavamongkolkul A, Cannon C. Endoprosthetic Reconstruction for Bone Metastases. Clin Orthop 415 (Suppl.):S254-62, 2003.
  5.    Tseng JF, Ballo MT, Langstein HN, Wayne JD, Cormier JN, Hunt KK, Feig BW, Yasko AW, Lewis VO, Lin PP, Cannon CP, Zagars GK, Pollock RE, Pisters PW. The Effect of Preoperative Radiotherapy and Reconstructive Surgery on Wound Complications After Resection of Extremity Soft-Tissue Sarcomas. Ann Surg Oncol 13:1209-15, 9/2006.
  6.    Cannon CP, Ballo MT, Zagars GK, Mirza AN, Lin PP, Lewis VO, Yasko AW, Benjamin RS, Pisters PW. Complications of Combined Modality Treatment of Primary Lower Extremity Soft-Tissue Sarcomas. Cancer 107:2455-61, 11/2006.
  7.    Lin PP, Jaffe N, Herzog CE, Costelloe CM, Deavers MT, Kelly JS, Patel SR, Madewell JE, Lewis VO, Cannon CP, Zagars GK, Yasko AW. Chemotherapy Response is an Important Predictor of Local Recurrence in Ewing's Sarcoma. Cancer 109:603-11, 2/2007.
  8.    Lin PP, Pino ED, Normand AN, Deavers MT, Cannon CP, Ballo MT, Pisters PW, Pollock RE, Lewis VO, Zagars GK, Yasko AW. Periosteal Margin in Soft-Tissue Sarcoma. Cancer 109:598-602, 2/2007.
  9.    Lemme SD, Raymond AK, Cannon CP, Normand AN, Smith KC, Hughes DP. Primary Tuberculosis of Bone Mimicking a Lytic Bone Tumor. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 29:198-202, 3/2007.
 10.   Cannon CP, Lin PP, Lewis VO, Yasko AW. Acetabular Outcome After Hip Hemiarthroplasty in Patients with Tumors. Clin Orthop Relat Res 457:183-187, 4/2007.
 11.   Normand AN, Cannon CP, Lewis VO, Lin PP, Yasko AW. Curettage of Biopsy-Diagnosed Grade 1 Periacetabular Chondrosarcoma. Clin Orthop Relat Res 459:146-9, 6/2007.
 12.   Lin PP, Mirza AN, Lewis, VO, Cannon CP, Tu SM, Tannir NM, Yasko AW. Patient Survival After Surgery for Osseous Metastases From Renal Cell Carcinoma. J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1794-1801, 8/2007.
 13.   Cannon CP, Lin PP, Lewis VO, Yasko AW. Management of Radiation-Associated Fractures. J Am Acad Orthop Surg, 9/2008.
 14.   Cannon CP, Mirza AN, Lin PP, Lewis VO, Yasko AW. Proximal Femoral Endoprosthesis for the Treatment of Metastatic Disease. Orthopedics  31(4):361, 4/2008.
  1. Gilbert NF, Cannon CP, Lin PP, Lewis VO. Soft Tissue Sarcoma. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 1/2009.
  2. Cannon CP, Paraliticci GU, Lin PP, Lewis VO, Yasko AW.  Functional Outcome Following Endoprosthetic Reconstruction of the Proximal Humerus.  J Shoulder Elbow Surg 1/2009.
  3. Gilbert NF, Yasko AW, Oates SD, Lewis VO, Cannon CP, Lin PP.  Allograft-Prosthetic Composite Reconstruction of the Proximal Part of the Tibia.  An Analysis of the Early Results.  J Bone Joint Surg Am 91(7):1646-56, 7/2009
Gupta GR, Yasko AW, Lewis VO, Cannon CP, Raymond AK, Patel S, Lin PP.  Risk of Local Recurrence after Deltoid-


Invited Articles
  1.    Cannon C, Zeegen E, Eckardt J. Techniques in Endoprosthetic Reconstruction. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics 14:225-35, 2004.
Book Chapters
Skeletal Reconstruction After Bone Sarcoma Resection in Bone Sarcoma, PP Lin, S Patel, eds., Springer 2013
 
Rehabilitation in Orthopaedic Oncology Resection in Bone Sarcoma, PP Lin, S Patel, eds., Springer 2013

Presentations at National or International Conferences
Invited
The UCLA Experience With 205 Modular Endoprosthesis, International Society of Limb Salvage, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 10/10/2001
Custom Cross-Pin Fixation of 32 Tumor Endoprosthetic Stems, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society Meeting, Toronto, Canada, 4/25/2002
The UCLA Experience With 227 Modular Endoprosthesis, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society Meeting, Toronto, Canada, 4/25/2002
Long-term Outcome of 295 Patients, XXII Seminario Nacional De Tumores Musculoesqueleticos, Santiago, Chile, 8/12/2005
Management of Acetabular Metastatic Disease: Total Hip Arthroplasty with Complex Reconstruction vs. Resection Arthroplasty, XXII Seminario Nacional De Tumores Musculoesqueleticos, Santiago, Chile, 8/12/2005
Proximal Femoral Metastasis: Reconstruction Nails and Long-Stem Arthroplasty, XXII Seminario Nacional De Tumores Musculoesqueleticos, Santiago, Chile, 8/12/2005
Allograft-Prosthetic Composite Reconstruction of the Shoulder Improves Functional Outcome, 13th International Symposium on Limb Salvage, Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 9/7/2005
Chondrosarcoma of the Pelvis: Prognostic Factors and Survival Analysis at 10-20 Years, 13th International Symposium on Limb Salvage, Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 9/7/2005
Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma of the Extremities, 13th International Symposium on Limb Salvage, Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 9/7/2005
Determinants of Local Recurrence in Patients Undergoing Limb Sparing Surgery for Osteosarcoma of the Proximal Humerus, Poster Presentation, Connective Tissue Oncology Society 12th Annual Meeting, Venice, Italy, 11/2/2006
Local Recurrence of Pelvic Chondrosarcoma: An Analysis of 19 Patients, Poster Presentation, Connective Tissue Oncology Society 12th Annual Meeting, Venice, Italy, 11/2/2006
Peri-Operative Morbidity in the Treatment of Pelvic and Extremity Bone Metastases, Southern Orthopaedic Association 2007 Annual Meeting, Victoria, Canada, 8/4/2007
Functional Outcome Following Endoprosthetic Reconstruction of the Proximal Humerus, 14th International Symposium on Limb Salvage, Hamburg, Germany, 9/12/2007
Outcome Following Allograft Prosthetic Composite Reconstruction of the Proximal Tibia, 14th International Symposium on Limb Salvage, Hamburg, Germany, 9/13/2007
An Experience in Structural Pelvic Allograft Reconstruction After Resection of Malignant Bone Tumors of the Pelvis, 72nd Annual Meeting of the Western Orthopaedic Association, Maui, HI, 7/24/2008
Favorable Outcome of Intramedullary Nail Fixation of Myeloma Pathological Fractures, 72nd Annual Meeting of the Western Orthopaedic Association, Maui, HI, 7/24/2008
Operative Management of Metastatic Melanoma to the Bone, 72nd Annual Meeting of the Western Orthopaedic Association, Maui, HI, 7/24/2008
 
Takeuchi Akihiko, Lewis VO, Yasko AW, Satcher RL, Moon BS, Cannon CP, Lin PP.  Long-term clinical outcome of the patient with locally recurrent osteosarcoma.  ISOLS/MSTS Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, 9/23/ 2009
 
Takeuchi Akihiko, Yasko AW, Lewis VO, Cannon CP, Moon BS, Satcher RL, Lin PP.  Aseptic loosening for reconstruction of the proximal tibia: Analysis of factors affecting long-term outcome.  ISOLS/MSTS Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, 9/26/ 2009

Other, Including Scientific Exhibitions
The Effect of Preoperative Radiotherapy and Reconstructive Surgery on Wound Complications After Resection of Extremity Soft-Tissue Sarcomas, Annual Meeting of the Society of Surgical Oncology, Atlanta, GA, 3/3/2005
Chondrosarcoma of the Pelvis: Prognostic Factors and Survival Analysis at 10-20 years, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, 5/19/2005
Diaphyseal Osteosarcoma, Poster Presentation, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, 5/19/2005
Biomechanical Evaluation of Bone Cement in Conjunction with Intramedullary Nails in a Metastatic Femur Model, 69th Annual Meeting of the Western Orthopaedic Association, Waikoloa, HI, 7/20/2005
Management of Acetabular Metastatic Disease with Total Hip Arthroplasty and Complex Acetabular Reconstruction vs. Resection Arthroplasty, 69th Annual Meeting of the Western Orthopaedic Association, Waikoloa, HI, 7/20/2005
Oncologic Outcome of Radiation Induced Osteosarcoma, 69th Annual Meeting of the Western Orthopaedic Association, Waikoloa, HI, 7/20/2005
Poor Correlation of Biopsy and Resection Diagnosis for Chondrosarcoma, 69th Annual Meeting of the Western Orthopaedic Association, Waikoloa, HI, 7/20/2005
Management of Proximal Femoral Metastatic Disease With Resection and Endoprosthetic Replacement: Indications and Perioperative Complications, 22nd Annual Meeting of the Southern Orthopaedic Association, Asheville, NC, 8/3/2005
Poor Correlation of Biopsy and Resection Diagnosis for Chondrosarcoma, 22nd Annual Meeting of the Southern Orthopaedic Association, Asheville, NC, 8/3/2005
Diaphyseal Osteosarcoma, Poster Presentation, 13th International Symposium on Limb Salvage, Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 9/7/2005
Clinicopathologic Features of Diaphyseal Osteosarcoma, Connective Tissue Oncology Society 11th Annual Meeting, Boca Raton, FL, 11/19/2005
Complications of Combined Modality Treatment of Primary Lower Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcomas, Poster Presentation, Connective Tissue Oncology Society 11th Annual Meeting, Boca Raton, FL, 11/19/2005
The Periosteal Margin in Soft Tissue Sarcomas, Poster Presentation, Connective Tissue Oncology Society 11th Annual Meeting, Boca Raton, FL, 11/19/2005
Acetabular Outcome Following Hip Hemiarthroplasty in Tumor Patients - Medium to Long-Term Follow Up, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2006 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 3/22/2006
Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma: An Analysis of 300 Cases, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2006 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 3/22/2006
Poor Correlation of Biopsy and Resection Diagnosis for Chondrosarcoma, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2006 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 3/22/2006
Recurrence of Aneurysmal Bone Cysts, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2006 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 3/22/2006
Acetabular Outcome Following Hip Hemiarthroplasty in Tumor Patients - Medium to Long-Term Follow up, Mid-America Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, 4/19/2006
Endoprosthesis for Salvage of Failed Fixation of Long Bone Metastasis, Mid-America Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, 4/19/2006
Curettage of Pelvic Chondrosarcoma: A Cautionary Tale of 8 Cases, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society 2006 Annual Meeting, Key West, FL, 6/8/2006
Curettage, Cementation and Intramedullary Stabilization of Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma to the Long Bones, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society 2006 Annual Meeting, Key West, FL, 6/8/2006
Local Recurrence of Pelvic Chondrosarcomas: An Analysis of 19 Patients, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society 2006 Annual Meeting, Key West, FL, 6/8/2006
Oncologic Outcome of Resection of Solitary Pelvic Metastases, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society 2006 Annual Meeting, Key West, FL, 6/8/2006
Treatment of Soft Tissue Sarcomas Abutting Bone, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society 2006 Annual Meeting, Key West, FL, 6/8/2006
Complications of Combined Surgery and Radiation Therapy of Primary Lower Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcomas, Western Orthopaedic Association 70th Annual Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, 10/11/2006
Curettage, Cementation and Intramedullary Stabilization of Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma to the Long Bones, Western Orthopaedic Association 70th Annual Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, 10/11/2006
Management of Radiation-Induced Fractures, Poster Presentation, Western Orthopaedic Association 70th Annual Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, 10/15/2006
Biomechanical Evaluation of Bone Cement in Conjunction with Intramedullary Nails in a Metastatic Femur Model, Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons 48th Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI, 12/11/2006
Functional Outcome Following Endoprosthetic Reconstruction of the Proximal Humerus, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2007 Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2/14/2007
Local Recurrence in Patients Undergoing Limb Sparing Surgery for Osteosarcoma of the Proximal Humerus, Poster Presentation, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2007 Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2/14/2007
Peri-Operative Morbidity in the Treatment of Pelvic and Extremity Bone Metastasis, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2007 Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2/14/2007
Pitfalls and Remedies of Radiation-Induced Fractures, Poster Presentation, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2007 Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2/14/2007
Surgical Management of Metastatic Lesions of Thyroid Carcinoma in Appendicular Skeleton, Poster Presentation, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2007 Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2/14/2007
Favorable Outcome Following Allograft Prosthetic Composite Reconstruction of the Proximal Tibia, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society, St. Louis, MO, 5/12/2007
Hemnagioendothelioma of Bone - Surgical Outcome, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society, St. Louis, MO, 5/12/2007
Functional Outcome Following Endoprosthetic Reconstruction of the Proximal Humerus, Western Orthopaedic Association 71st Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 7/18/2007


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