Hypopharyngeal cancer occurs when malignant (cancerous) cells grow in the hypopharynx, the area where the larynx (voice box) and esophagus meet. This rare cancer requires aggressive treatment and management.
Why Choose Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center?
The largest number of board-certified head and neck surgical specialists in South Florida. In the majority of cases requiring reconstruction, you have just one operation to remove the tumor and rebuild any facial and/or neck features needing reconstructive surgery. Sylvester is one of the best places in the country for simultaneous head and neck cancer surgery and microvascular reconstruction.
Clinical trials that focus on robotic surgery, chemotherapy, reducing radiation toxicity and immunotherapy are often available for head and neck cancer patients. We offer the most advanced treatment options available in the South Florida region.