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Head & Neck Oncology
Unusual, abnormal red or white spots in the mouth, chronic oral ulcers, bleeding or swelling, nasal bleeding, voice change, difficulty in swallowing and any swelling on the face or in the neck are all investigated promptly at our head and neck clinic.
Diagnostic Services at Horizon Cancer Care
- Pain-free biopsy under local anaesthesia with rapid pathology reports
- Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology (FNAC)
- Flexible Fiber-optics Endoscopy (nose, pharynx, larynx, trachea, and bronchus)
- Ultrasound CT/MRI/PET
Complex Head and Neck Cancer Surgery Specialist Centre
Our multi-speciality team ensures that every patient at Horizon cancer care receives the optimum treatment strategy for their stage of the disease.
Why Horizon: Head and neck cancers necessitate extremely skilled surgery.
Dr. Srinivas Prasad specializes in the surgical treatment of benign and malignant tumors in the head and the neck area involving
- Mouth, pharynx (throat)
- Larynx (voice box)
- Swellings of the thyroid, parathyroid, and neck
- Salivary glands like parotid, submandibular & sublingual
- Skin (facial, ear, and scalp), soft tissue, and bone tumors
- Modern surgical procedures and cutting-edge technologies such as lasers are used.
- To achieve full cancer elimination, immediate frozen section biopsy control is used.
- Tissue reconstruction (with local or free flaps) to restore appearance and organ function.
- Nerve preservation procedures for tumors involving the parotid gland, thyroid gland & tongue
- Preoperative Radiotherapy (radiation before operation) to achieve the best results in locally advanced tumors
- Early-stage tumors are treated with radiation alone (like external RT or brachytherapy without operation) to preserve organs and functions like speech, chewing & swallowing
- Salvage operations for recurrence after radiation & chemotherapy.
When it comes to treating your cancer, we'll use the following strategies to get the best results: