Head & Neck Cancer Program

Comprehensive treatment for benign and malignant head and neck tumors

The American Cancer Society estimates over 66,000 new cases of head and neck cancer will be diagnosed in 2021. As one of the largest and most respected providers of comprehensive cancer care in the Southeast, the Northside Hospital Cancer Institute Head & Neck Cancer Program offers a compassionate and personalized approach to cancer care. We are dedicated to treating patients with cancers of the throat, larynx, nose, sinuses and mouth. These include complex tumors of the oral cavity, oropharynx, salivary glands, skull base, thyroid, and parathyroid glands, as well as advanced head & neck skin cancer. Our multidisciplinary, sub-specialized clinical experts support patients through the continuum of care. Our team consists of experts in head and neck surgery, microvascular reconstructive surgery, medical oncology, radiation oncology, ENT, pathology, radiology, and support services.

Treatment of head and neck cancer can be complex and affects important functions such as speech and swallowing. We combine the latest cutting-edge technology with fellowship-trained specialists and support services to provide the best outcomes possible and preserve quality of life for head and neck cancer patients.

The Head & Neck Cancer Program is committed to excellent cancer care, as well as patient education, support services, and behavioral health. You will have access to all of Northside Hospital Cancer Institute’s comprehensive services including:

Dr. John Song is the medical director of NHCI’s Head & Neck Program. More information about his surgery practice can be found at Atlanta Head & Neck Associates.

Open clinical trials & research information for head and neck cancers