Head and neck cancer

Head and Neck Cancers include several types of cancer affecting the larynx, throat, salivary glands, as well as lips, mouth, and nose.

Within GSD, the oncological, surgical and/or radiotherapy approaches are discussed and decided among a multidisciplinary team, composed not only by oncologists, surgeons and radiotherapists but also by radiologists, pathologists, nuclear doctors, pain therapists, palliativists, nutritionists, internal medicine specialists, endocrinologists, dentists, physiotherapists, geriatrists, psychologists and endocrinologists that cooperate in the management of head and neck cancer patients and meet at least once per week to guarantee the optimal care that influences the quality of life and sociability in addition to the impact on life expectancy. 

Main conditions treated

We reach the highest goals for you

A dedicated Head and Neck Cancer Group of Ospedale San Raffaele constantly participates in the national and international clinical studies that allow proposing to patients the most modern therapies as immunotherapy and biological therapy. 

World's Best Smart Hospitals 2021

World's Best Smart Hospitals 2021

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UNI EN ISO 9001:2015

UNI EN ISO 9001:2015

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Bollino Rosa

Bollino Rosa

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Our excellence in numbers

120

head and neck cancer patients treated per year

2.5k

new first visits per year

25k

control visits per year

12k

therapies per year

Research

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Where do we treat it?

At GSD Group, you can find this specialty at these departments: