Hollings Cancer Center

A National Cancer Institute Designated Cancer Center

Head & Neck Cancers

Dr. Terry Day examines a patient
Dr. Terry Day in the clinic with a patient.

About the Program

MUSC Health's team of more than 30 head and neck cancer specialists prides itself on offering you innovative care. They work together, bringing in multiple layers of expertise. And we don't just rely on existing treatments - our team is continually searching for new, better ways to meet your needs.

Diagnosis & Treatment

Radiation Therapy

Maxillofacial Prosthodontics

The MUSC Health Maxillofacial Prosthodontic Clinic, adjacent to the Wellin Clinic, bridges medicine and dentistry together in the collaborative arenas of patient care, research and teaching. Our clinic team works to create prosthetic eyes, ears, nose, teeth and palates, greatly improving the quality of life and functional outcomes for our patients. The division’s mission is to be the leader in promoting the highest standards of excellence for patients afflicted with head and neck cancer by improving the quality of life and function through patient care, teaching and discovery of knowledge.

Evelyn Trammell Institute for Voice and Swallowing

Specialists in voice, speech and swallowing disorders from MUSC Health’s Evelyn Trammell Institute for Voice and Swallowing work closely with Head and Neck Tumor Center surgeons. Using the most advanced techniques, these specialists help patients regain speech and improve swallowing following surgery.

Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • Transoral robotic surgery of the mouth, throat and voice box.
  • Minimally invasive surgery for tumors of the thyroid, parathyroid, mouth, throat and base of the skull.

Head & Neck Cancer Alliance

Learn more about the Head & Neck Cancer Alliance