Penn Otorhinolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery

Conditions Treated by TransOral Robotic Surgery (TORS)

TransOral Robotic Surgery (TORS) uses a minimally invasive surgical approach to treat these conditions:

  • Base of tongue cancer
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Hypopharyngeal cancer
  • Laryngeal cancer
  • Larynx cancer
  • Larynx - benign tumors
  • Larynx - Carcinoid tumors
  • Larynx squamous cell carcinoma
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Oropharynx cancer/tumors
  • Oropharynx mucoepidermoid carcinoma
  • Oropharynx squamous cell carcinoma
  • Parapharyngeal space tumors
  • Pharynx tumors
  • Pyriform sinus cancer
  • Skull base squamous cell carcinoma
  • Sleep apnea
  • Supraglottic tumors
  • Tongue base squamous cell carcinoma
  • Tonsil cancer
  • Tonsil squamous cell carcinoma
  • Vallecular cysts