Center for Oncology Care
Head and Neck Surgical Oncology
Dental Oncology &
  Maxillofacial Prosthetics

Breast Surgical Oncology
Medical Oncology
  (The Jonah Center)

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Head and Neck Oncology

Cancers of the head and neck can arise in the:

  • Mouth
  • Thyroid Gland
  • Sinuses
  • Salivary Glands
  • Throat
  • Skin

Some of the risk factors include:

  • Smoking
  • Drinking
  • HPV Infection

Signs and Symptoms may include but are not limited to:

  • Painless lump in the neck
  • Sores in the mouth that donít heal
  • Long-lasting sore throat
  • Dental extraction sockets that don't heal
  • Unexplained ear-ache

These cancers may be highly curable if detected early. They are often treated by a team of doctors from many different specialties:

  • Surgeons
  • Radiation Oncologists
  • Medical Oncologists
  • Dental Oncologists

The clinicians at the Center are committed to delivering expert oncology care in a compassionate manner.

Plastic and Reconstruction

These surgical specialties repair and restore normal function and appearance to abnormalities of the body from:

  • Birth defects
  • Disease
  • Trauma
  • Tumor
  • Throat
  • Infection

Plastic and reconstructive surgery can help reestablish a sense of normalcy in the lives of cancer and trauma patients. At the Center, nationally renowned surgeons perform a variety of simple and complex procedures to treat abnormalities and conditions of the head and neck, breast, and other regions of the body including:

  • Breast reconstruction using the patientís own tissue (DIEP Flaps)
  • Microvascular free tissue transfer (Free Flaps)
  • A variety of local and regional flaps
  • Skin cancer management and reconstruction
  • Restoration or improvement of form and function and cosmetic outcomes
  • Infection

The surgeons at ECMC are committed to offering compassionate care from initial consultation through post-operative follow-up and long-term care. They are sensitive to the emotional toll of cancer and trauma defects and work to promote the restoration

Microvascular Reconstruction

This technology provides access to the tiny blood vessels and nerves required for complex reconstructive procedures to preserve function and quality of life. Our surgeons are highly skilled in this specialty.