entire focus of our cancer unit is centred on the needs of the
individual patient. Every case is different.
are three main types of treatment for head and neck cancers: surgery,
radiotherapy and chemotherapy. Photodynamic therapy (PDT) and biological
therapies may also be used. Sometimes the treatment of head and
neck cancers will involve two or more treatments combined together.
most people, the treatment is aimed at removing the cancer and reducing
the chances of the cancer coming back.
our specialist cancer care goes beyond clinical expertise. We also offer
a full range of professional holistic services, from nutrition and
dietary advice, to complementary therapies and specialist counselling.
therapies such as massage, aromatherapy, reflexology or reiki, are used
to supplement patients' medical treatment with the aim of relieving
stress, aches and pains. The sessions last for up to an hour.
In-patients and day-patients can have an unlimited number of short
reflexology or reiki treatment
are seen in private consulting rooms and, depending on the treatment
given, can also choose from a range of holistic services to help them
feel comfortable and relaxed