Throat cancer care at Mayo Clinic

Your Mayo Clinic care team

Mayo Clinic doctor and a patient Individualized approach

Doctors at Mayo Clinic provide care for you as a whole person. They take the time to get to know you to provide exactly the care you need.

At Mayo Clinic, ear, nose and throat (ENT) specialists work with medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists, radiologists, and oral and maxillofacial surgeons and rehabilitation medicine specialists to provide comprehensive care. Other professionals are included as needed.

Your Mayo Clinic doctor also coordinates access to the Mayo patient and health education center and Mayo Clinic Palliative Care Consulting Service, which focuses on providing relief from pain and other symptoms caused by cancer or cancer treatment.

A full range of treatment options

Mayo Clinic doctors work with you to review all of your treatment options and choose the treatment that best suits your needs and goals.

The range of treatments offered to people with throat cancer includes a variety of surgical procedures from minimally invasive to extensive excisions with full reconstruction. Radiation, chemotherapy and targeted therapy also are provided.

Comprehensive cancer center

Mayo Clinic Cancer Center meets strict standards for a National Cancer Institute comprehensive cancer center, which recognizes scientific excellence and a multidisciplinary approach to cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Nationally recognized expertise

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for cancer by U.S. News & World Report.

专长与排名

Mayo Clinic doctors with a patient A team approach

Mayo Clinic doctors with training in a wide array of specialties collaborate as a multidisciplinary team to provide coordinated, comprehensive care.

  • Experience. Each year, Mayo Clinic doctors care for nearly 1,400 people with throat cancer. This experience means your doctors are equipped with the knowledge and resources to provide you with the best care.
  • Innovative surgical techniques. Mayo Clinic has the experience level and technology to use minimally invasive transoral robotic surgery to treat throat cancer. Doctors at Mayo Clinic helped develop this surgical approach.

    Mayo Clinic also offers transoral laser microsurgery for certain voice box cancers.

  • Latest in radiation therapy techniques. At Mayo Clinic, you receive state-of-the-art radiation therapy alone or in combination with chemotherapy or surgery. Radiation oncologists tailor treatment sessions for each person.

    Radiation oncologists also use advanced treatments, including proton therapy, intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), stereotactic radiosurgery and brachytherapy to deliver precise doses of radiation to tumors with minimal exposure to surrounding normal tissue.

  • Dedicated to research. Mayo Clinic doctors are committed to continuously seeking innovative ways to reduce posttreatment side effects and improving overall quality of life for people.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for cancer by U.S. News & World Report.

位置、旅行和住宿

Mayo Clinic 在亚利桑那州的凤凰城和斯克茨戴尔、佛罗里达州的杰克逊威尔,以及明尼苏达州的罗切斯特都有主要院区。Mayo Clinic 健康系统在几个州拥有十几个工作地点。

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费用与保险

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Aug. 11, 2018