Head and neck cancer encompasses several forms of the disease including cancers of the mouth, nose, sinuses, salivary glands, throat, pharynx, larynx and lymph nodes in the neck.
Being diagnosed with any form of head and neck cancer raises many questions. As the first step in taking control of your health, it's important to learn about all available treatment options and the benefits and risks of each.
Cleveland Clinic head and neck cancer specialists tailor treatment plans to their patients' needs, taking into account the type of cancer, the age of the individual, the degree to which the cancer has spread and the overall health of the patient.
To help you decide the best approach to take treating head and neck cancer, Cleveland Clinic has produced a comprehensive Head and Neck Cancer Treatment Guide. This free download provides the facts you need to make an informed decision when considering head and neck cancer treatment or surgery. The guide includes: