Treatment for head and neck cancers requires an interdisciplinary approach. Many physical systems in the head or neck may be affected and tumors may be found in the bone, skin and other soft tissues of the head and neck. While many of these cancers respond well to treatment, the therapies are complex, and require the knowledge of different specialists for treatment.
Our team of physicians has many years of experience in treating head and neck cancers. A multidisciplinary team approach will provide you with an individualized treatment plan that offers you the best opportunity for treatment success. Washington Cancer Institute features cutting-edge technology for radiation treatment, and experienced medical oncologists, who will develop a personalized chemotherapy protocol for you.
Surgery for head and neck cancers involves removing the tumor and possibly the lymph nodes in the neck. Our team includes plastic, oral and oncology surgeons, who are experienced in performing complex reconstructive surgeries. Your doctors' primary goals are to remove the causes of disease and restore your to optimum health.
|Ziad Deeb, MD, examines a patient using a laryngoscope.|