Head and Neck Cancer: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

David Spigel, M.D.

Head and Neck Cancer: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Dr. David Spigel, of Tennessee Oncology, and Director of Lung Cancer Research Center at Sarah Cannon Research Institute, defines head and neck cancer, including paranasal, throat, tongue, mouth, and laryngeal cancers. Dr. Spigel discusses symptoms of these types of cancer, new discoveries in the research of head and neck cancer, and the various forms of treatment, including surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation.