Head and Neck Cancer Diagnosis & Treatment

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Reasons Leading to Diagnosis

  • Your sharing of symptoms that are concerning
  • If your physician comes across something, incidentally, during routine care
  • If your physician has previously performed a biopsy on something of concern
  • If there has been a previously diagnosed malignancy

Measures Used in Diagnosis

  • Biopsy
  • MRI
  • PET Scan

Radiation Therapy

  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Treatment (IMRT)
  • Rapid Arc
  • Image Guided Cone Beam CT
  • Hyperthermia

Radiation Therapy Combined with Chemotherapy

AZCCC Certified Medical Oncologists to provide Chemo Therapy Treatment in conjunction with Raditation Therapy

Weekly Treatment Management

  • Weekly Oncologist Visits for Symptom Management
  • Daily weight tracking
  • Hydration and nutrition needs
  • Oral care and support