Cancer of the Mouth, Larynx, Neck & Throat in
At Greenwich ENT in Greenwich, CT, our physicians are passionate about helping each and every patient. We work to deliver high quality cancer care. Our physicians are board certified in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery. Consult with one of our physicians if you suspect cancer of the mouth, larynx, nose or throat and for treatment options.
Our physicians are trained and specialized in treating various types of cancers including:
Can occur on the lips, gums, tongue, inner cheek lining, roof or floor of the mouth. Oral cancer can be cancerous and non-cancerous tumors
Laryngeal Cancer:Squamous Cell carcinoma and Adenocarcinoma are two types of laryngeal cancer.
Squamous cell carcinomas:This type of cancer is the most common type of laryngeal cancer.
Adenocarcinoma:This type of laryngeal cancer is rare.
Pharyngeal Cancer:Can be three different types depending on the region of the throat that the cancer is occurring. Nasopharynx cancer, oropharynx and hypopharynx are three types of pharyngeal cancer.
Nasopharyngeal Cancer:Rare cancer where cancer cells are in the nasopharynx (upper part of your throat behind the nose).
Oropharyngeal Cancer:Cancer cells form in the tissues of the oropharynx (middle portion of the pharynx).
Hypopharyngeal Cancer:When there are cancer cells in the tissues of the hypopharynx (bottom part of the pharynx).
Nasal Cavity & Paranasal Sinus Cancer:This type of cancer occurs in the paranasal sinuses and nasal cavities that form cancer cells in these tissues.
Leukoplakia:Thick, white patches that contain abnormal cells in the throat or mouth. These patches can form on the gums, insides of the cheeks, bottom of the mouth and in some cases the tongue. These cells can be non-cancerous or pre-cancerous.
Erythroplakia:These are less common pre-cancerous cells that can form in the mouth. They are red areas or spots that form in the lining of the mouth on the mucous membrane.
Our physicians will help make recommendations for the type of treatment that you may need for your cancer. We will work with you to develop a top-notch treatment plan.
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The physicians at Greenwich Ear, Nose and Throat - Head and Neck Surgery specialize in Otolaryngology, commonly known as ENT. Otolaryngologists treat medical and surgical conditions of the ear, nose, and throat (ENT), and the head and neck areas.