Discover the latest insights into Dental Rehabilitative Oncology. The video provides good insight to participants on the latest methods adopted in dental rehabilitative procedures.
Discover the latest insights into Dental Rehabilitative Oncology. GDA periodically conducts webinars & GDA courses for you to pursue. The recently held webinar provided good insight to participants on the latest methods adopted in dental rehabilitative procedures. The webinar was headed by leading experts & renowned oncologists in the field, and they discussed a variety of topics about the treatment, some of which are listed as follows:
- Scope of dental oncology: Explore the specialized field of Dental Oncology, emphasizing its focus on dental and oral manifestations resulting from chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and head and neck surgery.
- Comprehensive Patient Evaluation: This requires dental oncologists to evaluate patients prior to critical medical interventions such as stem cell and bone marrow transplants, administration of anti-resorptive medications, and undergoing chemotherapy or radiation treatment.
- Holistic Cancer Care: Highlight the crucial aspect of periodic care provided by dental oncologists during and after cancer therapy. Emphasize their role in not only delivering general dental treatments but also managing oral side effects like mouth sores, thrush, and dry mouth.
- Restorative Dentistry: Explore the role of dental oncologists in providing restorative dentistry and effectively managing the oral consequences of cancer therapy.
- Advancing Patient Care: Discuss the broader impact of Dental Rehabilitative Oncology in advancing patient care by addressing not only the dental needs but also contributing significantly to the overall well-being of individuals undergoing cancer treatments.