Head and Neck Cancer

At Allen ENT, we offer treatment for patients in Allentown, PA, Bethlehem, PA, and the nearby areas who are experiencing conditions of the ear, nose, throat, head, and neck. We provide treatment for head and neck cancer including rehabilitation and follow up care.

What are the risk factors for head and neck caner?

Head and neck cancer risk factors include tobacco use, human papilloma virus, and alcohol use. In the majority of cases, the cancer starts in the squamous cells which line the surfaces of the head and neck.

What are cancers of the head and neck?

The mucosal surfaces within the head and neck are the originating points for cancer in these areas of the body. These surfaces include those found in the nose, mouth, and throat including the salivary glands. Cancers can originate in many different areas of the head and neck including:

What are symptoms of head and neck cancer?

Cancers of the head and neck are accompanied by symptoms such as a persistent sore or lump that does not go away, voice changes or hoarseness, a sore throat that won't heal, and trouble swallowing.

At Allen ENT, we provide comprehensive diagnosis and treatment for patients with head and neck cancers.

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Schedule an appointment with an experienced medical professional from Allen ENT. We are conveniently located at 1575 Pond Rd. Ste. 203, Allentown, PA 18104. Call us at (610) 366-1366 for an appointment today!