The doctors at Stanford's Head and Neck Cancer Program are highly experienced in using state-of-the-art approaches for cancers that affect how we look, breathe, talk, smell, see, and swallow. Our multispecialty team excels in providing outstanding, personalized clinical care for individuals with oral/mouth, throat, and head and neck cancers. Our team participates in leading-edge clinical research as well as research into tumor biology, cancer stem cells, and radiation therapy.
Skin cancer is a type of cancer in which malignant or abnormal cells grow in the skin. It most often develops on areas of the skin exposed to the sun's rays, including the head and neck, and may involve the lymph nodes.
An innovative, surgical procedure offers cancer patients and survivors a greater quality of life. Dr. Vasu Divi, head and neck surgeon, is interviewed about the reconstructive technique utilizing 3D imaging.
Stanford's Chief of Head & Neck Surgery discusses the next generation of advances in surgery for head and neck cancers.
Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.
Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.
Please fax the Medical Record Release Form to your new patient coordinator. The medical release form is an authorization form for external facilities to release medical records to Stanford Health Care.
Stanford Health Care provides comprehensive services to refer and track patients, as well as the latest information and news for physicians and office staff. For help with all referral needs and questions, visit Referring Physicians.
HOW TO REFER
Fax a referral form with supporting documentation to 650-320-9443.
Please note, though this form is from Stanford Health Care, it is also used for all Cancer Center referrals.
Track your patients' progress and communicate with Stanford providers securely online.