Northside 101 is a series of interviews with Northside Hospital's experts, breaking down complex medical terms and procedures.

In this episode, head and neck oncologic surgeon Dr. Gregory Ward explains the use of microvascular surgery to treat head and neck tumors.

Microvascular is used in reconstructive surgery. It is a procedure used to reattach severed fingers, hands, arms, and other amputated parts to the body. 

Learn more about the Head & Neck Cancer Program at Northside.


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