Overview

The majority of head and neck cancers are treated by surgery or radiation or radiation along with chemotherapy or a combination of all three modalities. Surgery involves the removal of cancer along with a rim of normal tissue all around, can vary from complex surgical operations to minimally invasive (keyhole surgery) like LASER surgery to robotic surgery.


The majority of times removal of the cancer is immediately followed by plastic reconstructive surgery.


At APCC emphasis is given to minimize the effect of surgery on form and function (speech and swallowing), rehabilitation is an integral part of surgical planning.

Integrating cutting edge technology in the form of robotic surgery and virtual surgery planning along with 3 D Printing has helped us in precision surgery at APCC Thyroid and parathyroid surgery has been made safe with the use of intraoperative nerve monitoring

Why APCC for Head and Neck Cancer?

  • Apollo Proton Cancer Center has a dedicated team of experts who are highly trained in various disciplines of head and neck cancers
  • We are equipped with cutting edge technology with state of the art equipment.
  • We aim at providing personalized and comprehensive cancer care through a multidisciplinary approach.
  • We not only treat cancer, we also aim to maintain the function and aesthetics with improved quality of life.
  • Multidisciplinary tumour board: All our patients undergo a multidisciplinary treatment planning approach in which experts in different specialties review and discuss the case and treatment options of a patient before initiating the treatment

Types of Head & Neck Cancers


Winning over Cancer with Apollo Proton Cancer Centre

The growing burden of cancer across the globe tells an ominous tale. To counter this growing threat, Apollo Hospitals introduces Proton Beam therapy with focused cancer management teams that will provide optimal solutions like never before. We believe it is critical to redefine our purpose, to reboot our commitment on the single-minded focus to win over cancer. APCC stands as a ray of hope for millions of patients as they join us in the battle to win over cancer.