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Matthew L. Pierce, MD, Otolaryngology

Matthew Pierce, MD, is a board-certified otolaryngologist in the Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Division at MedStar Washington Hospital Center and a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

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Throat Cancer: Quick Action is Key

by Matthew L. Pierce, MD, Otolaryngology
December 28, 2020

Although not as common as other cancers, throat cancer will affect some 53,000 Americans this year and nearly 11,000 will…

5 Must-Know Facts About Oral Cancer

by Matthew L. Pierce, MD, Otolaryngology
April 07, 2020

You may be surprised to learn that oral cancer is one of the deadliest and most disfiguring forms of cancer….

Tiny salivary glands, big problems: How we treat these painful disorders

by Matthew L. Pierce, MD, Otolaryngology
August 21, 2018

Most of the time, people don’t notice their salivary glands. They are located in the mouth and throat, and they…

Why is HPV-related head and neck cancer surging among young adults?

by Matthew L. Pierce, MD, Otolaryngology
May 29, 2018

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the U.S.—it’s so prevalent that nearly all sexually active…