Bone metastasis, sometimes referred to as “bone mets," can weaken your bones and make everyday activities challenging and painful, but treatments can ease pain and improve your quality of life. Duke orthopaedic and cancer specialists work closely with you to determine the severity of your bone metastasis and recommend the most effective treatment. Our goals are to slow the spread of cancer in your bones, relieve your symptoms, and maximize mobility to help you live more comfortably.