For Healthcare Professionals: Head & Neck Cancers: Related News

Clinical Updates

Pictured: Ashok Shaha and James Fagin
Clinical Research Update: Risk Stratification in Thyroid Cancer

At Memorial Sloan Kettering, our Head and Neck Service has a long tradition of publishing innovative clinical research and outcomes audits of patients undergoing surgery for thyroid cancer. Learn more.

October 25, 2013
Pictured: Ian Ganly
Smaller Incisions and Faster Recovery with Minimally Invasive Video-Assisted Surgery for the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands

Memorial Sloan Kettering Head and Neck surgeon Ian Ganly talks about minimally invasive surgery techniques available to patients with thyroid cancer at MSK.

October 29, 2013

On Our Blog

Pictured: Michelle Bradbury
New Imaging Method Lights Up Cancer Cells during Surgery

A new optical-imaging approach could enable surgeons to more precisely visualize cancerous tissue during an operation.

April 24, 2014
Reducing Health Disparities in US South Asian Population

Memorial Sloan Kettering leads a first-of-its-kind initiative to reduce cancer and cardiovascular health disparities among South Asian immigrants in the United States.

October 10, 2013
Pictured:  Timothy Chan
Investigators Sequence the Genome of a Rare Head and Neck Cancer

Investigators have sequenced the genome of adenoid cystic carcinoma, a rare and deadly head and neck cancer. The work sets the stage for the sequencing of additional rare cancers at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

May 24, 2013