Sarcoma Cancer patients and family protest at Dail 29th June 2016 The HSE & St. Vincent's Hospital are not renewing the contract of specialist Sarcoma cancer oncologist from 1st of July much to the concern of hundreds of patients. There are currently 300 patients with Dr. Alexia Bertuzzi in St Vincents. The hosptital says that she was in Locum and the person she had temporarily replaced has returned and therefore the is no need for her. However patients we have spoken with say very different. Due to Dr. Alexia Bertuzzi's precence the unit has become an award winning unit of excellence witin the space of 3 years. Sarcoma is a rare cancer that affects soft tissue and is often misdiagnosed, early identification is key to saving lives. Please watch and share this video. Video © Paula Geraghty