Head and Neck Cancer Patient Services at UPMC
Going through cancer treatment can be a tough time for both patients and loved ones.
UPMC offers a number of services to help make the diagnosis and treatment of head and neck cancer easier.
Reaching out for support can be a helpful and rewarding experience for all.
UPMC and Community Cancer Support Services
Family House is a nonprofit licensed organization that provides a special "home away from home" affordable housing for patients and their families who must travel to Pittsburgh for treatment of serious or life-threatening illnesses.
By providing a friendly, home-like setting, Family House strives to make a difference in the quality of the families' lives while they're here.
Located in the Oakland and Shadyside sections of Pittsburgh, Family House has 160 guest rooms across four, freestanding houses:
- Family House Shadyside
- Family House McKee
- Family House Neville
- Family House University Place
For housing information:
Education and counseling
UPMC offers a cancer education and information resource center, along with psychological support services.
Head and neck cancer support groups
UPMC sponsors patient and family support groups and provides access to many community support organizations.
Make an Appointment at the UPMC Division of Head and Neck Cancer
To schedule an appointment with a UPMC head and neck cancer specialist, or to learn more about our treatments or support services, please call 412-647-2100.
Address and Directions
University Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists (Oakland)
203 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213