The Division of Head and Neck Surgical Oncology provides integrated care for the treatment of head and neck cancer.

Our division serves as a high-volume referral center with internationally recognized physicians and researchers in head and neck cancer and otolaryngology.

Our researchers continue to conduct cutting-edge translational and clinical research to discover novel treatments for cancers of the head and neck while our residency and fellowship programs train the next generation of head and neck surgical oncologists. Our team comprises the Duke Cancer Institute (DCI) Head and Neck Program and intersects with the DCI Endocrine Neoplasia and Melanoma Programs.

Vision Statement

To be a recognized leader in head and neck cancer care by providing excellence in patient-driven care, innovative translational and clinical research, and exceptional training and leadership.