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Head & Neck Cancer Screening Event



This year Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Awareness Week is April 2-9, 2017. To celebrate, the Temple Head & Neck Institute will be providing FREE head and neck screening examinations on the Temple University Hospital, Fox Chase Cancer Center, and Jeanes Hospital campuses. Our goal is to not only identify those with signs and symptoms that are worrisome for head and neck cancer, but to also provide key information and education which will hopefully empower patients and spread the word of how to watch and look for early changes in the mouth, head, or neck which might not be normal.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Young Pavilion, Desk 1
333 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19111
Directions to Fox Chase Cancer Center

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Temple University Hospital
Boyer Pavilion, 6th floor
Dept. of Otolaryngology
3509 N Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Directions to Temple University Hospital

Friday, April 7, 2017
8:30 am – 11:30 am
Jeanes Hospital
Friends Hall, Suite 100
7604 Central Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19111
Directions to Jeanes Hospital

How do I get screened?

To schedule a screening, you can call the Temple Head & Neck Institute OR you can simply "walk-in" and register on site on the day of the event! If you have questions, or want to pre-schedule a screening, you can call  215-707-3852 or email us. Please specifically mention the head and neck cancer screening event when you call, or place it in the subject line of your email.

For more information on head and neck cancer and risk factors, click here.

Date Published: Monday, March 20, 2017


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