The Johns Hopkins Hospital is ranked #1 in the nation for Ear, Nose and Throat, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2020–21 Best Hospitals list.
The surgeons of Johns Hopkins Head and Neck Cancer Surgery are at the leading edge of head and neck cancer treatment. You will benefit from the skilled care of head and neck surgeons, guiding clinical advancements in the field of head and neck cancer care.
We Are Here and Ready to Safely Care for You
At Johns Hopkins Medicine, your health and safety are our very highest priorities. We are ready to care for you and your family in our hospitals, surgery centers, and through in-person clinic and online video visits. Learn how we are keeping you safe and protected so that you can get the care you need.
How to Schedule Your Appointment
Video Visits (Telemedicine)
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Surgeries and Procedures
If you've been already scheduled for a procedure that had to be postponed, we will reach out to you to reschedule. If this is a new procedure, please contact us at 443-997-6467 to schedule a consultation.
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If you are an existing patient and had an appointment that was postponed, our offices may contact you to reschedule. You can also call your doctor’s office or send a message via MyChart to discuss your healthcare needs so we can determine the appointment that is most appropriate. If you are a new patient, please call us at 443-997-6467 to schedule an in-person primary or specialty care visit.
Learn more about in-person visits.
*New patients have not been previously seen by a provider at the Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery. **Existing patients have been seen by the department in the past. Existing patients must have a MyChart account to request an appointment online, or may otherwise need to call. You can enroll in MyChart to manage appointments, communicate with your provider, receive test results and request prescription renewals.
Conditions We Treat
A head and neck cancer diagnosis can come in many forms. Our surgeons treat many forms of head and neck cancer including:
Why Choose Johns Hopkins for Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
Through ongoing research and clinical trials, Johns Hopkins continues to develop new advancements to detect, treat and prevent head and neck cancers.
A Holistic Approach
Learn how Johns Hopkins experts helped other patients survive head and neck cancers.
Recurrent Tonsil Cancer Treatment and Rehabilitation | Tom’s Story
After multiple surgeries and radiation therapy to treat his recurrent tonsil cancer, Tom was referred to Johns Hopkins. Learn how the head and neck cancer team worked with him to create an intensive surgical and rehabilitation plan that now allows him to enjoy his favorite activities again.
Head and Neck Cancer: A Survivor’s Story
When a lump in Victor’s neck didn’t go away, he sought help from Johns Hopkins head and neck cancer specialists, who diagnosed him with oropharyngeal cancer. Watch Victor share about the surgery he had, which was followed by radiation therapy and chemotherapy treatments.
Head and Neck Cancer: A Survivor’s Guide to Managing Treatment
After seeking treatment for a sore throat and a lump on his neck, Joe did not expect the Johns Hopkins head and neck cancer specialists to give him a two-year job assignment – that of fighting oropharyngeal cancer. Joe’s treatment plan consisted of radiation and chemotherapy, and with it came the expected side effects — loss of hair, appetite and taste, as well as dehydration.
A Joint Effort
We work together in a multidisciplinary approach to provide the highest quality treatment.
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
Learn about the multidisciplinary cancer care and support services available to you during treatment for head and neck-related cancers.
Center for HPV- Related and Head & Neck Cancer
Our centers work in partnership to diagnose, treat and prevent HPV- related head and neck cancers.
Locations for Care
To request an appointment at one of our four Johns Hopkins Head and Neck Cancer Surgery locations, please call 443-997-6467.