Head and Neck Cancer



Our Head and Neck Cancer Service at The Royal Marsden Private Care at Cavendish Square

Fast track your diagnosis with our one-stop head and neck cancer service. We offer a range of diagnostics, including private neck cancer tests, as part of our same-day service. To access a consultant-led consultation, assessments and diagnostics, book an appointment.

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One of Europe’s largest, The Royal Marsden Head and Neck Cancer Unit is world renowned for diagnosing and treating cancers of the head and neck. Experienced in treating even the most difficult and complex cases, we offer rapid investigation of unexplained symptoms. Each patient receives an individualised neck and head cancer treatment plan and care of the highest standard.


  • Throat cancer
  • Nasal cancer
  • Neck cancer
  • Mouth cancer
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Larynx cancer


  • Blood and urine tests
  • CT scan
  • MRI
  • X-ray
  • Ultrasound
  • Naso-endoscopy
  • Fine needle aspiration
  • Pet scan*
  • Biopsies*


  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiotherapy*
  • Therapies including physiotherapy, occupational therapy, SALT*

*These procedures will be carried out at our sister hospital sites in Central London or Surrey

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Why choose The Royal Marsden Head and Neck Cancer Care?

If you are looking for a private neck cancer test or neck cancer treatment, you can be sure of outstanding service at The Royal Marsden. Widely considered to be the best hospital for head and neck cancer treatment, we have been rated “Outstanding” by the CQC.

How is head and neck cancer diagnosed?

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Our researah-led approach, multidisciplinary team and cutting edge technology ensure an unrivalled patient experience. Because our private head and neck cancer clinic is assessed to strict NHS standards, all our patients benefit from the best level of care.

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