This presentation will provide
information for providers performing pre-radiation dental evaluations and
recommendations for pre-radiation extractions. The process of fabricating
custom oral positioning devices for patients undergoing radiation therapy will
be discussed and demonstrated.
At the conclusion of this session, attendees should be able
- Work in conjunction with a radiation oncologist
to design and fabricate custom oral positioning stents for patients to use
during radiation therapy.
- Provide a pre-radiation dental evaluation.
- Provide recommendations regarding pre-radiation