The information on this page is for informational purposes only. If you are concerned that you may have signs or symptoms of head and neck cancer, or any other medical condition, seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider immediately. Don’t wait! 

What is mouth and throat cancer?

What are the risk factors?

Some of the common risk factors include:

  • Smoking
  • Excessive alcohol use
  • Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Infection

What are the concerning signs and symptoms?


To Learn More About Head and Neck Cancer:

National Cancer Institute – Head and Neck Cancer

Head and Neck Cancer – ENT Health

American Head and Neck Cancer – Patient Education

Risk Factors

Signs and Symptoms

American Cancer Society – If You Have Head or Neck Cancer

American Head and Neck Society – Cancer Survivorship

Related Non-Profit Organizations: 

Thyroid Head and Neck Cancer (THANC) Foundation

The Oral Cancer Foundation

For healthcare in the Los Angeles area, please contact:

USC Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery 

Disclaimer: The contents of this webpage are for informational purposes only. All information is sourced from the organizations referenced above. The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.