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Head and neck cancer service


Level 2, head and neck outpatients, Kings Treatment Centre, Royal Derby Hospital
(best entrance -  Kings Treatment Centre entrance 6)


The head and neck team offers a specialist service for patients with head and neck cancer.Our aim is to provide high quality multi-professional individualised care to all patients referred to this specialist centre.

Head and neck cancer care is delivered by an experienced team of specialists including consultant surgeons (ENT/maxillofacial), oncologists, radiologists, pathologists speech therapists, palliative care consultant, cancer nurse specialists, physiotherapists and dietitians.


Inpatient services:

  • major head and neck surgery, ablative and reconstructive

  • chemotherapy

  • radiotherapy


Outpatient services:

  • speech therapy/voice restoration

  • counselling service

  • lymphoedema management

  • tracheostomy tube management