Head and Neck Cancer

Head and neck cancer can make once-simple tasks, such as speaking, chewing or swallowing, difficult. But help is within reach. At Lehigh Valley Topper Cancer Institute, you receive the care you need close to home. We offer the latest cancer treatments and assistance from specially trained nurse navigators.

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Cancer Counseling Services

A cancer diagnosis can stir up troubling emotions and challenge your relationships with loved ones. Our counseling services can help you get peace of mind so you can focus on getting better. Offerings include one-on-one support from psychiatrists and social workers as well as support groups.

Cancer Surgery

If you need cancer surgery, you are in the region’s most capable hands. Surgical oncologists at Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute are leaders in the field. Our experience performing a high volume of surgeries, including robotic surgery, helps us maintain a track record of successful cancer treatment.

Chemotherapy

Lehigh Valley Topper Cancer Institute is home to the region’s top cancer doctors (oncologists). You receive chemotherapy using the latest cancer drugs, some of which are only available through clinical trials. Our dedication to delivering safe, effective cancer care earns our program national recognition.

Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT and Otolaryngology)

Our highly trained ear, nose and throat (ENT) doctors provide personalized care to children and adults with conditions affecting the ear, nose, throat, head and neck. We offer leading-edge medical and surgical treatments for hearing loss, seasonal allergies, sinus infections and so much more.

ENT Surgery

If you experience significant hearing loss or a complex condition such as head and neck cancer, we can help. Our ear, nose and throat surgeons are highly skilled in minimally invasive surgical techniques and provide outstanding results with a shorter recovery time.

Facial Reanimation

Facial reanimation surgery at Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) balances the effects of facial paralysis and restores a degree of normalcy to your appearance. Our board-certified plastic surgeons with Lehigh Valley Institute for Surgical Excellence collaborate with other LVHN surgical experts to tailor treatment plans to your needs and preferences.

Immunotherapy

Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute gives you more chances to become cancer free with immunotherapy. This treatment uses your immune system to clear cancer cells from the body, in much the same way as you get rid of a cold. Through clinical trials, you have access to options that aren’t widely available.

Infusions for Cancer

Infusion therapy is a method of delivering fluids, such as cancer drugs (chemotherapy) and other medications. At Lehigh Valley Topper Cancer Institute, specially trained nurses and pharmacists help you have a safe experience. We also make it easy to receive infusions on a schedule that works for you.

Precision Medicine

Precision medicine at Lehigh Valley Topper Cancer Institute takes personalized care to a new level. We use advanced genetic testing (molecular profiling) to pinpoint abnormalities that are unique to your genes. You’ll then receive targeted cancer drugs offering the best chances for successful treatment.

Radiation Therapy

Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute’s nationally recognized radiation therapy program includes uncommon expertise and the latest treatments for leading-edge cancer care. Our radiation oncology experts have treated thousands of patients, giving you the best chances for good results.