Head & Neck Cancers: Multimedia

Experts from Memorial Sloan Kettering discuss important issues related to the diagnosis and treatment of head and neck cancers.

Jessica's Story: An Actor's Triumphant Return After Tongue Cancer

Jessica Tar feared her cancer of the front part of tongue diagnosis would be the end of her acting and singing career. Memorial Sloan Kettering head and neck surgeon Jatin Shah eliminated the tumor, helping Jessica continue to pursue her dream.

Runtime: 05:30 minutes Published: 07/22/2014 - 2:50 PM
Meet Head and Neck Cancer Surgeon Bhuvanesh Singh

Bhuvanesh Singh, a head and neck surgeon and director of the Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology, discusses the treatment team’s desire to cure patients and help them return to their everyday lives.

Runtime: 02:00 minutes Published: 12/27/2012 - 9:58 AM
Meet Head and Neck Cancer Surgeon Snehal Patel

When head and neck surgeon Snehal Patel meets with patients and their families, he walks them step-by-step through the treatment plan and ensures that they receive the most-effective surgery, when that is the best approach for the patient.

Runtime: 02:00 minutes Published: 11/05/2012 - 8:59 AM
My Survivor Story: Harrie Bakst, Head and Neck Cancer Survivor

Sports entertainment executive and philanthropist Harrie Bakst shares his story about surviving a rare type of head and neck cancer.

Runtime: 06:00 minutes Published: 08/20/2012 - 8:52 AM
Meet Head and Neck Cancer Surgeon Jatin Shah

Jatin Shah, Chief of the Head and Neck Service, discusses how Memorial Sloan Kettering’s world-renowned head and neck surgeons partner with patients to select the most appropriate treatment plan.

Runtime: 03:00 minutes Published: 07/05/2012 - 9:58 AM
HPV and Head and Neck Cancer: What’s the Connection?

Medical oncologist David Pfister of Memorial Sloan Kettering explains the link between the human papillomavirus and head and neck cancer.

Runtime: 54:00 minutes Published: 04/18/2012 - 10:57 AM
John's Story

When John McPeak was diagnosed with base-of-tongue cancer, radiation oncologist Nancy Lee eliminated the tumor while preserving his quality of life.

Runtime: 5:00 minutes Published: 01/01/2009 - 12:00 AM