When someone you love has received the devastating diagnosis of throat cancer, you want to be there for them and provide assistance in any way you can. However, sometimes it’s difficult to know where to begin. As ENT doctors in Raleigh, we have discovered and helped treat throat cancer in some of our patients, and […]
Throat cancer can be scary, but we are with you every step of the way. Our ENT specialists have extensive experience with throat cancers. Learn about treatments in our state of the art facilities.
When you think of throat cancer, you most often picture a growth or neck mass. While this is a possible sign of throat cancer, did you realize that severe, chronic hoarseness can also be an indicator of the disease? Every year, an estimated 30,000 Americans are diagnosed with some type of head, neck or throat […]
Throat surgery treats a wide variety of conditions, from life-threatening cancers to chronic sore throats and breathing difficulties. Because throat surgery may be an option for many types of diseases, we’ve compiled some of the most common reasons throat surgery may be needed. Throat surgery for discovering cancer. Oral cancer can develop in any part […]
According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, an estimated 49,750 Americans will be diagnosed with oropharyngeal cancer, which affects the back of the mouth or the throat. Sadly, of those newly diagnosed, only 57 percent will be alive in five years. Early detection and diagnosis One of the first signs of cancer is a mass located […]
Do you smoke? Do you use tobacco products? Do you drink excessive amounts of alcohol? Do you drink alcohol and smoke? These habits place you at risk for developing throat cancer. While throat cancer is not one of the most common cancers, it can still have a devastating effect on someone’s life, particularly if the cancer […]