Department of Surgery


Midwest Head and Neck Surgical Oncology consists of seven faculty members that are leaders In head and neck cancer, coming from diverse backgrounds. The group is involved ln patient care through the Estabrook Cancer Center at Nebraska Methodist Hospital. The group's referral area includes not only Nebraska, but also Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, North Dakota and South Dakota. The Division cares for approximately 1,250 new cancer patients per year and surgically treats approximately 650 cancer patients per year. In addition to head and neck cancer, the program is a high volume head and neck endocrine surgery.