Inova Head and Neck Cancer Program specialize in the treatment of cancer that starts in the head and neck. This includes cancer of the mouth, nasal cavity, sinuses, salivary glands, voice box and throat.
Our care coordination is provided through a multidisciplinary approach where surgical, medical and radiation oncologists are at the same location, working on your personalized treatment plan. Each patient will have access to a Life with Cancer® dietitian that will help provide counseling and support classes to help you through this difficult time. In addition, we offer genetic counseling to assist you in navigating your current risk assessment and helping you determine which genetic testing options are right for you.
The Inova Head and Neck Program is an integral part of the Inova Schar Cancer Institute, which is a state-of-the-art cancer care destination designed to meet the needs of our region, and to bring healing and hope to our patients in the Metro DC area. Our team – 1,000+ doctors, researchers, nurses, cancer specialists and emotional support experts at our Life with Cancer® program – delivers the highest standard of compassionate, collaborative and holistic cancer care, customized to the needs of each patient.