Oral Cancer Overview
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Overview

From accurate staging to the newest treatments, as a patient at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, you will receive state-of-the-art treatments from some of the world’s leading doctors. Your team of doctors focus on treating patients with various oral cancers, including mouth cancer, tongue cancer, tonsil cancer, and throat cancer.

SCCA was formed, in part, to bring promising new treatments to patients faster. For the cancer patient, this means more treatment options at SCCA than might be found elsewhere, including participation in one of the many clinical research studies conducted at SCCA and its parent organizations, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and UW Medicine.

Cancer treatment is changing rapidly and SCCA offers the latest and best treatments, including radiation and chemotherapy regimens that are easier to tolerate and surgical procedures that are less invasive.

SCCA was formed, in part, to bring promising new treatments to patients faster. For you, this means more treatment options at SCCA than might be found elsewhere, including participation in one of many ongoing clinical research studies conducted at SCCA and its  parent organizations, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and UW Medicine.