About the Cancer
Georgetown Lombardi is committed to providing you with the most current information and resources available on head and neck cancers (including, but not limited to Esophageal, Hypopharyngeal, Laryngeal, Nasopharyngeal, Oropharyngeal). Please see the links below for more information.
From the National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health. find current information about head and neck cancers cancers, incidence and survival statistics, treatment options, causes and prevention, coping strategies, clinical trials, and research.
What We Offer
- For Head & Neck Cancer Services at Georgetown Lombardi, call the Lombardi CancerLine at (202) 444-4000 to speak with a registered nurse, certified in oncology, who can give you the information you need to find a doctor, ask questions about risk, second opinions, symptoms, cancer screenings or treatment options.
- Patient and Family Resources
- Clinical Trials through the MedStar Health network, MedStar Lombardi/Georgetown University Hospital, we are pleased to offer you access to our cutting-edge clinical trials.
Georgetown Lombardi's world-renowned Research Faculty are discovering cancer risk factors, designing effective prevention strategies, and learning how to detect cancers earlier. They are developing and testing the cancer treatments of tomorrow - targeted therapies that will improve both survival and quality of life. They are making progress toward the ultimate goal: to eradicate cancer.