Rehabilitation after Head and Neck Cancer Treatment

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Rehabilitation therapy is an important component of head and neck cancer treatment and recovery. Rehabilitation therapists at Memorial Sloan Kettering educate patients and work with them to help restore functions such as speech and swallowing. In addition, Memorial Sloan Kettering surgical oncologists have pioneered new techniques to speed the recovery of functions that can be compromised after the removal of a head and neck tumor.