Head and Neck Cancers

Head and neck cancers include cancers of the nose, sinuses, mouth, throat and larynx (voice box). 

The surgical oncologists specialize in head and neck upper aerodigestive tract cancer, thyroid cancer, head and neck endocrine disorders, advanced skin cancer, skull base cancers/disorders, salivary gland cancers/disorders and head and neck reconstruction.

Head and Neck cancers we treat

Our surgical oncologists treat all head and neck tumors, whether malignant (cancerous) or benign (non-cancerous), including those that affect the following areas:  

  • Oral cavity (lips, mouth, tongue)
  • Odontogenic or “tooth-forming” tissues (teeth, gums, jaw)
  • Salivary glands
  • Paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity
  • Pharynx (throat)
  • Larynx (voice box)
  • Lymph nodes in the neck
  • Thyroid and parathyroid
  • Facial lesion
  • Base of skull

Options for your treatment plan

To battle your cancer or disorder, we bring together a full range of treatment options including conservative, minimal access and endoscopic surgical approaches as well as the latest tissue-sparing and reconstructive techniques.

We offer treatment options for head and neck cancers as well as surgical disorders of the thyroid and parathyroid.

Having a range of treatment options gives your team the ability to create the most comprehensive, effective treatment plan for you and your cancer. 

Learn about the specialists in head and neck cancer.