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Nasopharyngeal Cancer

Penn Head and Neck Cancer offers the most advanced diagnostic, surgical and non-surgical techniques for the treatment of nasopharyngeal cancer, which is cancer that forms in the nasopharynx (the area of the throat located behind the nose).

Our Penn Head and Neck Cancer team consists of experts from Penn Ear, Nose and Throat and the Abramson Cancer Center, who collaborate to create personalized care and individualized treatment plans that address all of an individual’s needs and treatment goals.

Recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top programs in the country, we have pioneered many of the latest surgical and non-surgical treatment techniques for nasopharyngeal cancer that provide the best possible outcomes.

Our highly experienced Head and Neck Cancer team consists of:

  • Head and neck surgeons
  • Reconstructive surgeons
  • Otorhinolaryngologists
  • Endocrinologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Medical oncologists
  • Oral/maxillofacial surgeons
  • Maxillofacial prosthodontists
  • Oral medicine physicians
  • Radiologists
  • Speech/language pathologists
  • Dieticians
  • Integrative medicine specialists