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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.

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

UPMC and Community Cancer Support Services

Family House

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.

UPMC Head & Neck Cancer Survivorship Clinic

The UPMC Head and Neck Survivorship Clinic helps people address the physical, social, and emotional issues they face during and after treatment. It's a joint effort between the UPMC Department of Otolaryngology and the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing.

Learn more about the UPMC Head & Neck Cancer Survivorship Clinic