Head and Neck Cancers: What You Need to Know

In addition to traditional risk factors like regular tobacco and alcohol consumption, HPV can lead to the formation of head and neck cancers, often in patients who don’t realize they’re at increased risk.

Dr. Matthew Old is among the head and neck cancer experts are raising the alarm about this growing problem in hopes of convincing more people to undergo screening, which can lead to life-saving intervention, especially in a disease’s early stages.