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Types of Head and Neck Cancer We Treat

Head and neck cancer experts at Cedars-Sinai offer hope for healing for any diagnosis. We treat all forms of the disease, including rare and complex types of mouth cancer and throat cancer.

Conditions we treat include:

Oral Cancer

Oral cancer (mouth cancer) affects any part of your mouth, including the lips, roof of the mouth and tongue.

Types of oral cancer we treat include:

Salivary Gland Tumors

  • Salivary gland tumors, growths affecting the glands that produce saliva
    • Parotid tumors
    • Minor salivary gland tumors
    • Sublingual tumors
    • Submandibular tumors

Skin Cancer

Cancers affecting the skin include:

  • Basal cell carcinoma
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel cell carcinoma
  • Squamous cell carcinoma

Throat (Oropharyngeal) Cancer

Cancers affecting the throat include:

Thyroid Cancer and Parathyroid Tumors

Your thyroid gland makes chemical messengers (hormones) that help regulate your heartbeat and digestive system. The parathyroid is a nearby group of glands that control calcium levels in your blood.

Abnormal thyroid and parathyroid growths we treat include:

Other Types of Head and Neck Cancer

Our team also treats the following types of cancers:

Have Questions or Need Help?

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