Al Haitham Al Shetawi, MD, DMD

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Woman has “fantastic” outcome after surgery to treat tongue cancer

Posted:  11/24/2020

Renee Rizzi had surgery to remove a cancerous tumor from her tongue at Vassar Brothers Medical Center during the COVID-19 pandemic Summary: When Renee Rizzi was diagnosed with tongue cancer, she turned to Vassar Brothers Medical C...

Oral Cancer 101: A Guide to Risks, Symptoms and Treatments

Posted:  4/5/2018

There were 49,670 new oral and oropharyngeal cancer cases in 2017, according to the American Cancer Society. Dr. Al Haitham Al Shetawi, MD, DMD, a maxillofacial, head and neck surgeon at Health Quest Medical Practice gives an over...