Head and Neck Surgery News

Head and Neck Surgery News

Head & Neck Surgery Newsletter - 2013

The Swedish Head & Neck Surgery Clinic at the Swedish Cancer Institute concluded another fulfilling year in 2013, both from a clinical standpoint and community outreach perspective. 2013 has also seen the realization of the expansion of our service, with the addition of Dr. Joe Sniezek. Dr. Sniezek, a national figure in head and neck and endocrine surgery will bring his expertise to Swedish in July 2014. With his arrival, we will be adding a dedicated Thyroid Tumor Board within the multidisciplinary tumor boards at the Swedish Cancer Institute, improving care of thyroid cancer patients. Read More (PDF)

Head & Neck Surgery Newsletter - 2012

"In the past three years, we have grown our service line to include virtually all known state-of-the-art therapeutic options for head and neck cancers and beyond. This has been possible thanks to excellent clinical assets from Swedish and the Swedish Cancer Institute. By fostering collaboration from a variety of disciplines, a dedicated Head & Neck Tumor Board was created, to optimize care for each and every patient." Read More (PDF)

Head & Neck Surgery Newsletter - 2011

"We have expanded our clinical options to include Transaxillary Robotic Thyroidectomy. We have continued to grow our Trans-Oral Robotic Surgery program as well. In fact, Swedish now houses more da Vinci systems than any other health care organizations in Washington state, with multiple operating rooms and built-in robotic integration." Read more (PDF)



Head & Neck Surgery Newsletter - 2010

"We have built our program into one of the very few non-university based, comprehensive head and neck cancer programs nationwide. We are now essentially offering every therapeutic option, ranging from the newest organ-preservation protocols, to advanced reconstructive surgery, to minimally invasive transoral robotic surgery." Read more (PDF)

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Swedish Head & Neck Surgery / First Hill
1221 Madison Street
Arnold Pavilion, Suite 1523
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206-292-6464
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