Head and Neck Cancer Specialty Care
People with all types of head and neck cancers can find expert care at the at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center in Shadyside.
During your streamlined visit to the Head and Neck Cancer Program, you will:
- Meet with our team of experts.
- Have a coordinated exam and get a diagnosis.
- Receive a tailored head and neck cancer treatment plan.
We can then treat you in Shadyside or at one of our 60-plus cancer network locations, based on your personal treatment plan.
Specialty Care for Recurrent/Metastatic Head and Neck Cancers
The UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Recurrent/Metastatic Head and Neck Cancer Specialty Care Clinic offers streamlined, personalized care for patients with recurrent and/or metastatic head and neck cancers. Located at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center in Shadyside, the clinic offers an expedited evaluation by a multidisciplinary team of experts including head and neck surgery, radiation oncology, and medical oncology to establish a diagnosis and develop a treatment plan. Through this clinic, patients have access to world-class care and novel treatments, including minimally invasive surgeries, immunotherapy, stereotactic radiosurgery, and the latest clinical trials.
To contact the Recurrent/Metastatic Head and Neck Cancer Clinic, please email HCC_Head_and_Neck@UPMC.edu
Why Choose UPMC Hillman for Head and Neck Cancer Care?
UPMC Head & Neck Cancer Survivorship Clinic
Head and neck cancers, even if cured, can leave lasting and severe complications. The UPMC Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship Clinic helps prepare patients for these potential issues before treatment and works with them post-treatment to manage the side effects.
Our Head and Neck Cancer Care Team
- Uma Duvvuri, MD, PhD
- Robert L. Ferris, MD, PhD
- Jonas T. Johnson, MD
- Seungwon Kim, MD
- Shaum Sridharan, MD
- Rachelle Gish-Johnson, MS, CRNP
- Audrey Hayward, PA-C
Learn more about leading-edge robotic head and neck surgery.
- Raja Seethala, MD
- Simion Chiosea, MD
- Barton F. Branstetter, MD
- Marion Hughes, MD
- Joyce Diacopoulos, RD, CSO, LDN