Medical Advisory Board

Medical Advisory Board2018-04-27T11:49:47+00:00

The members of our Medical Advisory Board are specialists in the field of oral and head and neck cancer. Their leadership, expertise, and first-hand experience with patient treatment is a valuable resource for HNC Living Foundation and its Board of Directors. With their counsel, HNC Living directs grant funds to proven programs and treatments best suited to benefit head and neck cancer patients.

Medical Advisory Board

Dr. Brian Burkey

Vice-chairman and Section Head of Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology
Cleveland Clinic Head and Neck Institute
Cleveland, OH

Dr. Mark S. Chambers, D.M.D., M.S.

Chief, Section of Oral Oncology and Maxillofacial Prosthodontics
Department of Head and Neck Surgery
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Dr. D. Gregory Farwell, FACS

Professor and Vice Chair, Director of Head and Neck Oncology and Microvascular Surgery
UC Davis Health
Sacramento, CA

Dr. Dennis Kraus, FACS

Vice Chairman, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Northwell Health
Director, Center for Head and Neck Oncology, New York Head and Neck Institute, Northwell Health Cancer Institute
New York, NY

Dr. Bill Lydiatt

ENT-Otolaryngologist
Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center
Omaha, NE

Dr. Terance T. Tsue, FACS

Vice President and Physician-in-Chief
Douglas A Girod, MD, Endowed Professor of Head and Neck Surgical Oncology, University of Kansas Medical School
The University of Kansas Cancer Center
Kansas City, KS

Clifford W. VanBlarcom

Prosthodontist (retired)
Kansas City, KS

Past member

Dr. Randal S. Weber. FACS

Professor and Chair, Department of Head and Neck Surgery
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX