The Department of Head and Neck Oncology at Narayana Health is a model for comprehensive multidisciplinary care in the country. The infrastructure, clinical services offered and the outcomes of patient care are on par with the best centres in the world. The department focuses on treating Head and Neck cancers through a combination of Surgery, Radiation Therapy and Chemotherapy. Because of the involvement of multiple specialities, the treatment decision and monitoring are carried out by a multidisciplinary head and neck oncology team, the team comprises of the head and neck surgical oncologists, radiation and medical oncologists, radiologist, pathologist, medical social workers and supportive care specialists.
Treatment options offered by the department include Chemotherapy, Surgery, Radiation Therapy, and Targeted Therapy. Key procedures performed by the department include Skull Base Surgery, Head and Neck Reconstruction, Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery, and Corrosive Stricture Management.
Key Head & Neck Cancers Treated At Narayana Health
- - Pharyngeal tumours
- - Thyroid and Parathyroid diseases
- - Nasal and Paranasal tumours
- - Skull Base tumours
- - Vascular malformation