UTMP Head and Neck Surgery

UTMP Head and Neck Surgery experts treat patients with disorders of the ear, nose, throat (ENT), and related areas of the head and neck. Common areas include the ears, nose, sinuses, larynx (voice box), mouth, and throat.

Our multidisciplinary team includes specialists in surgical oncology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, neuro oncology, pathology and reconstructive surgery. As a patient of UTMP Head and Neck Surgery, you’ll benefit from our partnership with The University of Tennessee and Methodist University Hospital Radiation Oncology.  Our experts specialize in transoral robotic, endoscopic and minimally invasive, and skull base surgery to treat the most complex head and neck conditions, including:

  • Hypopharyngeal cancer
  • Laryngeal cancer
  • Lip and oral cavity cancer
  • Metastatic squamous neck cancer
  • Nasopharyngeal cancer
  • Oropharyngeal cancer
  • Paranasal sinus and nasal cavity cancer
  • Salivary gland cancer
  • Thyroid cancer and tumors

In addition, our faculty treat a variety of non-cancer disorders of the head and neck, including:

  • Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
  • Swallowing disorders and Zenker’s diverticulum
  • Voice disorders (paralyzed vocal cords, hoarseness)
  • Salivary gland swelling and infections
  • Airway disorders (tracheal stenosis; larynx stenosis)
  • Nasal blockage and sinusitis