Head & Neck Cancer

Head & Neck Cancer

A triathlete shares the story of the drastic measures taken to treat his late-stage cancer.
November 25, 2021 12:30 pm on WORLD | Episode #1402 | 27 minutes | Visit Website

Head & Neck Cancer

Second Opinion

Series Overview

Fast-paced and provocative, SECOND OPINION focuses on health literacy in an engaging, entertaining and accessible way. The long-running series engages a panel of medical professionals and lay people in honest, in-depth discussions about complex health issues and life-changing medical decisions. Host Dr. Peter Salgo, who maintains a full-time practice at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City, presents intriguing, real-life medical cases to professionals representing a variety of specialties. As the experts grapple with the diagnosis and treatment options, viewers gain an understanding of doctors' decision-making process. This season, topics include: psoriasis, chronic pain management, medical radiation, pituitary gland tumor, living with Alzheimer's, pneumonia, autism and more.