Importance of oral health for people living with cancer

11:45 - 12:30

AIMS

  • To equip the dental team to understand the journey of a cancer patient before, during and after treatment
  • To discuss the options available to manage the oral health of this patient group


OBJECTIVES

1. To understand the importance of oral health for the cancer patient

2. To understand the complications of cancer treatment involving the oral cavity

3. To be more confident with advice for managing this patient group

Joss Harding, Confident Dental Care and Implant Centre