using this website

Head and Neck Cancer Australia aims to support healthcare professionals working in the field of Head and Neck Cancer.

  • The Head and Neck Cancer Australia website includes a comprehensive library of information sheets, animations, videos and podcasts developed and regularly updated by leading head and neck cancer clinicians across Australia and New Zealand with the input of patients and carers.
  • The information on the website reflects the cancer care journey from diagnosis, treatment to life after cancer to ensure patients and carers can find the information they need when they need it the most.

Encouraging people with head and neck cancer to use this website

  • People with Head and Neck Cancer have a range of important and unique needs and it is vital they have access to accurate and update to date information and support.
  • The information on this website is supported by patient and carer videos, animations, podcasts and images. People can read the information online or print a copy to read at a time that suits them.
  • People can access the information on a range of devices (PC, smart phone or a tablet), so the information can be read wherever they are.

Using this website as part of a patient consultation

  • You may like to use this website as part of your consultation with patients to ensure the latest evidence based information is provided in a format that is easy to understand.
  • Anatomy illustrations, patient information sheets, videos and animations are available to support medical explanations, tailored to individuals with different types of head and neck cancer.