Head And Neck Oncology
The department of Head and Neck Oncology at MVRCCRI is a multidisciplinary team comprising of Head and Neck Surgeons, Plastic surgeons, Radiation oncologists, Medical Oncologists, Speech Pathologist, and a dentist. We are well equipped to manage a wide spectrum of cancers of mouth, jaws, throat, larynx, salivary glands, thyroid gland, etc. We focus on improving the quality of life adhering to oncologic principles. The team is highly skilled in microvascular reconstruction of jaws and oral cavity defects using most modern technologies like 3D printing and stereolithographic models.
- A multidisciplinary team of doctors
- Operating microscope for microvascular surgery – Leica F 40 (M 525 mod)
- Video laryngoscope – Olympus Viscera Elite II OTV-S200 model
Respectfully called MVR, the late MV Raghavan was one of the revolutionary leaders of the Communist movement in Kerala. Born in an ordinary family in Pappinissery, Kannur, his political life began in his early teens. He served two terms as Minister of Co-operation and Ports in Kerala during 1991-1996 and 2001-2006. MVR revolutionized the co-operative sector by taking the people-powered movement to healthcare and education in the State. MV Raghavan realized the role of the co-operative movement in social development and job creation and he was instrumental in setting up various institutions in the state.