Athanassios Kyrgidis

General Hospital of Thessaloniki, Greece


Athanassios Kyrgidis, M.D., serves as a Fellow Researcher located in Thessaloniki, Greece. His affiliations include, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Departments of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Head and Neck Surgery, Pharmacology, and Maxillofacial Surgical Oncology. He is versed in inflammatory and metabolic bone diseases, head and neck cancer, skin cancer, and trauma. His areas of research expertise are in the epidemiology and pathophysiology of both osteonecrosis of the jaws and in carcinogenesis. His publications cover topics like the first evidence-based association of dental extractions and dentures with osteonecrosis of the jaws, new proposals and interventions for preventing osteonecrosis of the jaws, the identification and description of risk factors for nonmelanoma skin cancer, esophageal carcinoma and melanoma, and medical writing methodology.

Biography Updated on 26 December 2010

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