Your browser is not supported. Please upgrade to a modern browser in order to use all the features of the UKHC web application: Firefox | Chrome | Microsoft Edge
Skip to main content
close menu
close menu

Search UK HealthCare

Questions to ask your doctor about nasal and sinus cancer

Your healthcare team will discuss the treatment options that are best for you. You may want to bring a family member or close friend with you to your appointments. Consider asking the following questions:

  • Where is my cancer located?
  • Has the cancer spread beyond where it started?
  • What’s the cancer’s stage, and what does that mean?
  • What type of treatment do you recommend and why?
  • How will my treatment affect my ability to smell, swallow or speak?
  • What are the possible side effects of my treatment?
  • If I need surgery, where will the incision be located and how much tissue will be removed?
  • Will I need radiation or chemotherapy?
  • What type of follow-up care will I need?
  • When can I go back to my normal activities?
  • Should I consider taking part in a clinical trial?