Thursday, Aug 2, 2018
Topic: “Dental Oncology &Maxillofacial Prosthetics – The Team Approach”
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 6:30pm
Novecento Aventura, 18831 Biscayne Blvd #220 Aventura, FL 33180
Please RSVP (305)667-3647 Seating is limited.
Speaker: Elizabeth Feldman, DMD, MS
Elizabeth Feldman, MS, DMD, MS, leads the dental section of the Rod Taylor Thoracic, and Head and Neck Centers at Orlando Health UF Health Cancer Center where she provides maxillofacial prosthodontics and dental oncology services.
Dr. Feldman received a master’s degree in medical radiation physics from Chicago Medical School, and then went on to earn her dental degree from Nova Southeastern University. She completed her specialty training in prosthodontics at the University of Florida where she also earned a master’s degree in science. She completed her fellowship training in maxillofacial prosthodontics and oncologic dentistry at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.
Dr. Feldman focuses on prosthetic correction and management of patients with maxillofacial rehabilitation needs, especially head and neck cancer patients. She is trained to make intraoral and extraoral prostheses. Her special interests include orofacial implant rehabilitation as well as taking care of patients with bisphosphonate and radiation osteonecrosis, chemotherapy and radiation therapy effects on the oral cavity. She has extensive experience with traumatic injuries and children with special needs, including ectodermal dysplasia. Dr. Feldman received the 2009 Distinguished Alumni Award from the NSU College of Dental Medicine.
She is a fellow of the American Association of Maxillofacial Prosthetics and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and is a member of the American College of Prosthodontics. She is also fluent in Russian.