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Oral Cancer & Your Patients The Latest Lines of Defense

April 16, 2021

Speaker:

Dr. Wes Blakeslee and Dr. Ashley Clark

Speaker Bio:

Wes Blakeslee, DMD, FAGD, is graduate of the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey. A diplomate of both the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Dr. Blakeslee is Associate Editor for AGD Publications and previously served on the advisory board of General Dentistry as the implantology adviser.

Ashley Clark, DDS, FACD, obtained a DDS from Indiana University and a certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology from The University of Florida. An associate professor at University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, Dr. Clark specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Oral Pathology.

Both speakers are a member of the Advisory Board for Oral Cancer Cause.

Course Description:

Early detection is key to successfully treating oral cancer. Yet, for many patients, the only comprehensive oral exam they regularly receive is from dentists. That’s why it’s important for practitioners to understand how the oral cancer landscape is changing, along with patient demographics, various etiologies and survival rates. This course will help bring you up to date so you can play a more vital—potentially lifesaving—role in your patient population.

Course Objectives:

  • Discuss various aspects of oral cancer, with a focus on squamous cell carcinoma
  • Explore why oral cancer is being diagnosed in younger patients
  • Explain the importance of early detection
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