Surgery can be used to for different reasons when treating laryngeal cancer. It can be used to remove the cancer, to try and cure the cancer or to relieve its symptoms (palliative surgery).
Your guide to the main types of surgery for laryngeal cancer and when they are used.
Laser surgery uses a laser, a thin hot beam of light to remove your cancer.
Read about the different types of surgery to remove the lymph nodes in your neck.
What to expect, what to take in with you, and how to make your hospital visit less stressful.
Find out who you'll meet, the exercises you learn and what happens before you have surgery for laryngeal cancer.
Read what happens just before you have your surgery for laryngeal cancer.
Find out how you’ll feel after your surgery. Read about follow up appointments.