Head and neck surgery concerns the diagnosis, management and treatment of diseases located in the head and neck. From benign to malignant tumors that may require surgery, our dedicated, highly-trained and multidisciplinary team comprising radiation and medical oncologists will evaluate, manage and treat your condition in a careful and holistic manner.
Types of Head and Neck Surgery
Some common surgeries include:
- Tonsillectomy - Surgical removal of one or both tonsils to manage and/or treat tonsillitis
- Endoscopic sinal surgery - Examination of sinal openings for obstructions and/or unusual growths which are then removed
- Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty - The removal of excess tissue from the back of the throat, helping with sleep apnoea
To understand more about Head and Neck conditions, read HERE.
Surgeons in Gleneagles Hospitals
Our specialists are experts in managing and treating conditions concerning these areas:
- Mouth and tongue
- Skin of the head and neck
- Thyroid and parathyroid