Johns Hopkins Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
The Johns Hopkins Head and Neck Cancer Surgery provides state-of-the-art care to patients with head and neck cancer. Patients can be seen at one of our four locations in the Baltimore region.
Patient Education: Oropharyngeal Cancer
The oropharynx consists of the structures in the back of the throat, the base of the tongue, palatine tonsils, posterior pharyngeal wall and soft palate. Most type of can oropharynx cancer are squamous cell carcinomas, which can be divided into two types based on HPV testing.