Treatment of Oncologic Patients Ελληνικά English


The Dental Management of Oncology Patients

Step into the Dental Office of Dr Douvara and make yourself feel absolutely safe. Dr Douvara PhD evaluates each Ca patient individually, within the context of personalized Medicine. She will record the general condition and the medications that he/she receives in collaboration with the patient's Oncologist. The appropriate dental treatment will be carefully selected as well as the necessary precautions for every particular case.

Dr Douvara treats periodontal diseases (gingivitis, periodontitis) and offers Oral Surgery Services for Ca patients who receive mTOR inhibitors, antiresorptive, antiangiogenics and several targeted medications. She follows management strategies for the prevention and treatment of osteonecrosis of the jaw, based on the most austere guidelines. She follows protocols of prevention and treatment of stomatitis in patients who need to receive targeted biological therapies.

Afterward, a Dental Prosthetic protocol can be applied for the amelioration of the Ca patient's Life Quality including the entire family's Quality of Life .

Dr Douvara pays personalized attention to the Psychological support of Ca patients, based on her knowledge and her vast experience regarding this delicate condition of Health.





Useful Links
National Cancer Institute
Cancer.gov


National Science Foundation (NSF)
nsf.gov


Royal College of Surgeons of England
www.rcseng.ac.uk


Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
www.rcsed.ac.uk


Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
www.rcsi.ie



Patient Support


Cancer Research UK (CRUK)
info.cancerresearchuk.org/healthyliving/openuptomouthcancer/?a=5441

Mouth Cancer Foundation
rdoc.org.uk/supportgroups.html

Oral Cancer Foundation
www.oralcancerfoundation.org

Support for People with head and neck cancer
www.spohnc.org

Yul Brynner Head and Neck Cancer Foundation
www.headandneck.org/


Professional Associations

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS)
www.aaoms.org

American Association of Plastic Surgeons (AAPS)
www.aaps1921.org

American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS)
www.acoms.org

American Head and Neck Society
www.headandneckcancer.org

Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of India
www.aomsi.com

Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ANZAOMS)
www.anzaoms.org

Australian and New Zealand Head and Neck Society
www.anzhns.org

Australian Society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
www.asohns.org.au

British Association of Head & Neck Oncologists
www.bahno.org.uk

British Association of Head & Neck Oncology Nurses
www.bahnon.org.uk

British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
www.baoms.org.uk


British Association of Otorhinorlaryngologists Head and Neck Surgeons
www.orl-baohns.org


British Society for Disability and Oral Health
www.bsdh.org.uk

British Society for Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
www.bsomp.org

British Society for Oral Medicine
www.bsom.org.uk

European Association for Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery
www.midthird.demon.co.uk/EACMFS.html

European Laryngological Society
www.md.ucl.ac.be/mont/chirurg/orl/larynx/els

European Association of Oral Medicine
www.eaom.net

European Organisation for Research and Treatment for Cancer
www.eortc.be

Indian Society Of Head and Neck Oncology
www.ishno.com

International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
www.iaoms.org

International Association of Oral Pathologists
www.iaop.com

International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies
www.ifhnos.org

Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer
www.mascc.org

Oral Head and Neck Nurses Group (OHNNG) : an Australian organisation that provides educational opportunities for registered nurses and allied health professionals working in the specialty of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery.
www.ciap.health.nsw.gov.au/specialties/OHNNG/

Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head-Neck Nurses, Inc. (SOHN)
www.sohnnurse.com

South African Head and Neck Oncology Society (SAHNOS)
www.sahnos.co.za

Special Care Dentistry Association
www.scdonline.org


Telemedicine

Swinfen Charitable Trust
www.swinfencharitabletrust.com
www.scdonline.org



General Interest Link

For information on this subject please contact Dr Eva A. Douvara DMD PhD, owner and principle of the Dental Clinic Dr Douvaras. 
Tel: +30 210 7224224 - Mob: +30 6932 48 66 48