Head and Neck Surgeon
Multidisciplinary value based care for head and neck cancer patients to help them fight well.
Head and Neck Cancer
Consultant surgeon with the Morningside Head and Neck Multidisciplinary Team.

Multidisciplinary team

Dr Mark operates at the Mediclinic Morningside, with offices at Rochester Place, the building complex next to the hospital. With a dedicated multidisciplinary team of surgeons, specialists and rehabilitation practitioners, a holistic approach to treatment and recovery is a priority.
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About Dr Torres-Holmes

Dr Mark Torres-Holmes is an ear-nose-throat surgeon with a special interest in benign and malignant tumours and conditions of the mouth, throat, larynx (voice box), and rare paediatric airway and neck lump problems.
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SPECIALIST SURGEON

Dr. Mark Torres-Holmes

Dr Mark Torres-Holmes is an oto-rhino-laryngologist (ear-nose-voice box) specialist with a special interest in, and further training as a head and neck surgeon. That involves in particular, benign (non-cancer) and malignant (cancer) tumours and conditions of the mouth, throat, voice box, sinuses, ear, skin of the head and neck, salivary glands and thyroid gland, as well as rare paediatric airway and neck lump problems.

He also has an interest in and collaborates closely with the plastic surgeons in managing and operating on functional nose breathing problems.

Dr Mark
Mediclinic Dr Torres-Holmes

PHILOSOPHY

The Morningside Head and Neck Multidisciplinary Team works closely together to make this the unit where we would send our own relatives if they developed head and neck cancer. Our unit is about getting the best outcomes in the most cost-effective way.

A dedicated team of professionals consider all investigations and treatment options and discuss them with our patients to ensure the best results and best quality of life possible.

Latest articles

Dr Mark Torres-Homes ENT Specialist Surgeon

Oropharyngeal cancer and HPV

The Human Papilloma Virus is one of the most common types of sexually transmitted diseases in the world, but now it's […]

The reason why oropharynx cancers are on the rise

Anytime a patient is required to — or elects to — have surgery, there are always risks involved. Some surgeries, however, carry with them a

Billing and medical aid

This practice charges private rates recommended by the ENT Society of South Africa and not the rates the Department of […]