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Apollo Cancer Hospitals Under The Aegis Of North Coastal Andhra ENT Surgeons And Indian Dental Association Waltair Chapter, To Host A CME On Best Practices In Head And Neck Cancer, On Sunday!

Visakhapatnam, February 2nd, 2020: Apollo Cancer Hospitals Visakhapatnam and Coastal Andhra ENT Surgeons And Indian Dental Association Waltair Chapter, are jointly hosted a one day comprehensive CME on Head And Neck Cancer at Apollo Hospitals, Health City, Visakhapatnam. 

The CME was attended by over 150 delegates comprising of physicians, oncologists and onco surgeon, Dentist, ENT Surgeon from across Visakhapatnam, Vijayanagaram, Srikakulam and Orissa. Delegates deliberated extensively on the latest developments and best practices in the field including Risk factors, management and Prevention of Head And Neck Cancer; Interactive and case-based educational sessions will cover new multidisciplinary therapies, immunotherapy, treatment guidelines, new staging systems and supportive care in head and neck cancer. The session highlighted cutting-edge science and evidence-based practice, focused on topics such as an oral cavity,  the base of the tongue, skull base laryngeal, thyroid, salivary gland and skin cancers of the head and neck, as well as recurrent metastatic disease, locally advanced disease and survivorship.

Dr. Sami, COO, Apollo Cancer Hospitals, Visakhapatnam, said the Apollo Cancer Hospital is dedicated to provide best clinical outcomes in the field of cancer, and the hospital provides comprehensive cancer care including prevention, treatment and rehabilitation. Apollo Cancer Hospitals offers services including Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology, Surgical Oncology, and Head & Neck Oncology along with Specialty Clinics for Breast Cancer, Musculoskeletal Cancers, Oral and Throat Cancers. The team of renowned doctors at Apollo Cancer Hospitals, Visakhapatnam includes Dr. Suman Das, Dr. A. Praveen, Dr. Prashob K., Dr. Hemanth N Verma D, Dr. Jayasree and support group consisting of Medical Counselors, Physiotherapist, Speech Therapist, Dietician and others, providing comprehensive care to patients.

The faculty comprises of eminent specialists with extensive knowledge of handling high-risk cases and includes Dr. Srinivas Metta Sr. Consultant Radiologist Apollo Hospitals, Dr. Uma Maheshwara Rao Associate Professor in Radiology Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam,Dr. Sunita Samleti Consultant Pathologist Apollo Hospitals, Dr. Jayasree Kuna Radiation Oncologist Apollo Hospitals, Dr. Naveen Kumar D Consultant ENT Surgeon Apollo Hospitals, Dr. Hemanth N Varma D Consultant Head & Neck Oncosurgeon Apollo Hospitals, Dr. Prasobh Kumar Karimi Consultant Surgical Oncologist Apollo Hospitals, Dr. Abilash G Radiation Oncologist Apollo Hospitals, Dr. A Praveen Consultant Medical Oncologist Apollo Hospitals, Dr. Chandrasekhar Dravid Consultant Head & Neck Oncosurgeon Homi Baba Cancer Hospital, Dr. Suman Das Sr. Consultant Radiation Oncologist Apollo Hospitals, Dr. A Praveen Consultant Medical Oncologist Apollo Hospitals, and many others.

Apollo Cancer Hospital offers speciality healthcare of international standards with outcomes matching those of the world’s best hospitals. The hospital provides 360-degree cancer care with the super multi-speciality tertiary care. The comprehensive treatment planning system involves a Tumour Board which consists of a panel of competent medical, surgical and radiation oncologists. The Board along with diagnostic consultants examines referred cases and jointly decides on the best line of treatment for each patient.