Head and neck cancer treatment and support

As a patient with us, we put you at the centre of everything we do. We will make the most up-to-date diagnostics and treatments. We will also focus on all aspects of your health and wellbeing

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Your specialist will work with you to find out what head and neck cancer you have. They will also find out where it started and how far it has progressed. 

Your appointment 

Please bring all relevant pathology and radiology images and results to your appointment. This should include everything your referrer has arranged for you. 

Enhancing your care 

We supply the most up-to-date tests and treatment. Our team of experts will work with you to assess your condition. They will plan and deliver the most effective treatment. Members of your team can include the following experts: 

  • surgeons 

  • radiation therapy doctors 

  • chemotherapy doctors 

  • dental oncologist (dentist specialising in cancer care) 

  • clinical nurse specialist 

  • speech therapist 

  • dietitian 

  • physiotherapist 

  • occupational therapist 

  • psychologist or counsellor. 

We will customise your care plan to treat your specific cancer. It will also cover the needs most important to you. 


We focus on all aspects of your health and wellbeing. Our head and neck experts will help support and guide you to the best information and managed care. 

Our specialist nurses can refer you to our:

Patient and carer head and neck cancer resources 

More information is available. This includes their treatment and support for patients and families. Download copies of the following resources: 

Living with head and neck cancer 

We know how hard cancer and treatment can be. It will disrupt and change your lifestyle and that of your loved ones. During this time, it is common to struggle with ongoing concerns about cancer and therapy. There are many expert groups available. These groups can supply more information and support you through this time. They include: 

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