The Mount Sinai Head and Neck Institute at Valley offers advanced, personalized care the treatment of patients with cancers of the mouth, throat, head and neck. Our unique Patients First Program provides unparalleled service to assisting patients in accessing a provider as quickly as possible. 

A Team Approach to Head & Neck Cancer Care

Your Head & Neck Cancer Team

Surgical Specialists
Eric Genden, MD
Marita Teng, MD

Medical Oncologist
Kevin Wood, MD
(201-634-5578)

Radiation Oncologists
Chad DeYoung, MD
(201-634-5403)
Thomas Kole, MD, PhD
(201-634-5403)

The Head and Neck Institute includes head and neck cancer specialists from the Mount Sinai Health System, who work alongside Valley’s expert team of medical and radiation oncologists. The program is led by Eric M. Genden, MD, and Marita S. Teng, MD.

Conditions Treated

  • Mouth cancer
  • Throat cancer
  • Salivary gland cancer
  • Tongue cancer
  • Tonsil cancer
  • Neck cancer  
  • HPV-associated cancers of the tonsils, oral cavity and throat

Why Choose Valley for Head and Neck Cancers?

  • National expertise, local care: Patients see Mount Sinai specialists who are offering breakthrough treatments for head and neck cancers, as well as the specialized team of Valley medical and radiation oncologists, right in Paramus.
  • Physician collaboration: The Institute’s multispecialty team of otolaryngologists/surgeons, medical oncologists, and radiation oncologists — along with specialists in rhinology, oral and maxillofacial surgery, reconstructive surgery, skull-base surgery, and sleep surgery — work collaboratively to provide patients and their families the highest quality cancer care, including advanced treatments and access to clinical trials, coupled with the most compassionate care and service.
  • Personalized treatment: Our oncology specialized nurses, radiation therapists, nutritionists, social workers, and speech and hearing therapists work with patients to develop personalized treatment plans aimed at preserving function and improving quality of life.

Learn more about the Mount Sinai Head and Neck Institute at Valley.