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14th Annual Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Review

14th Annual Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Review

Saturday-Sunday, August 16-17, 2014

Are you looking for a comprehensive review of oral and maxillofacial surgery?

This condensed program will give you a complete review of the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery in just two days. You will receive updates on:

  1. anesthesia,
  2. maxillofacial trauma,
  3. cosmetic facial surgery,
  4. TMJ surgery,
  5. implant surgery,
  6. infections of the head and neck,
  7. reconstruction,
  8. dentoalveolar surgery,
  9. orthognathic surgery,
  10. cleft lip and palate/craniofacial surgery,
  11. maxillofacial pathology, and
  12. medical assessment and management of the surgical patient.

You will also benefit from the diversity and depth provided by nine knowledgeable and dynamic speakers.

Why You Should Select This Review Course

You will:

  • benefit from the University of Minnesota's 13 years of experience in providing oral surgeons around the country with an annual review.
  • earn both continuing dental and medical education credit (AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.)
  • obtain an evidence-based review that is free of commercial bias.
  • need minimal time away from practice and home.
  • receive an excellent study guide that includes handouts of all lectures, a flash drive with all lecture presentations and pathology images.
Benefits/Objectives

After this course you should be better able to:

  • assess the physical condition of the surgical patient and modify treatment based on systemic conditions.
  • summarize current dentoalveolar surgical methods including management of complications.
  • describe basic and advanced concepts in dental implantology.
  • develop criteria for the use and administration of local, conscious and general anesthetic agents.
  • diagnose, treatment plan, and surgically manage patients with dentoskeletal deformities, including cleft lip and palate, and craniofacial syndromes.
  • develop a comprehensive treatment plan for the patient with facial trauma that includes a sequence for managing hard and soft tissue injuries.
  • identify indications, apply surgical techniques and manage complications for the cosmetic facial surgical patient.
  • describe the standards used in the assessment and treatment of temporomandibular joint disease and facial pain.
  • identify the diagnosis and management of maxillofacial infections, distinguish minor and major infections and determine their consequences.
  • identify indications for local, regional, and microvascular reconstructive techniques for the head and neck.
  • recognize, differentiate and treat oral and maxillofacial pathological conditions.
Who Should Attend
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons who want to obtain a convenient and intensive review of oral and maxillofacial literature and practice.
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residents who want to attend an affordable review course during the time frame when it is needed most.
  • Medical Specialists and Residents (Plastic Surgery, ENT) who want to focus on the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery.
  • General Dentists who want to keep up to date with information and procedures in oral and maxillofacial surgery.
Educational Methods

Illustrated lectures, case presentation, discussion and audience response system.

Course Co-Directors/Speakers

Deepak Kademani, D.M.D., M.D., F.A.C.S., Medical Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Fellowship Director, Oral/Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, North Memorial Hospital and Hubert Humphrey Cancer Center, Associate Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery University of Minnesota School of Dentistry; Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

James Q. Swift, D.D.S., Professor and Director, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry; Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Speakers 

Christopher J. Bacsik, D.M.D., Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; private practice, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Madison, Wisconsin. 

Rui P. Fernandes, D.M.D., M.D., F.A.C.S., Associate Professor and Program Director, Microvascular Fellowship; Chief, Section of Head and Neck Cancer, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Florida Health Science Center Jacksonville; Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Pamela J. Hughes, D.D.S., Associate Professor, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry; Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Stephen P.R. MacLeod, B.D.S., M.B.Ch.B., F.D.S.R.C.S. (Ed.&Eng.), F.R.C.S. (Ed.), F.A.C.S., Professor and Program Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago; Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Andrew P.J. Olson, M.D., Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine & Hospital Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Medical School.

Faisal A. Quereshy, M.D., D.D.S., F.A.C.S., Associate Professor and Residency Program Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Case Western Reserve University; Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and American Board of Cosmetic Surgery.

Paul S. Tiwana, D.D.S., M.D., M.S., F.A.C.S., Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center/Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas, Texas; Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 

Hotel Accommodations

For your convenience, a block of rooms has been reserved at the Commons Hotel, located on the University of Minnesota Minneapolis Campus. The special group rate is $145 per night for single or double occupancy. Hotel reservations may be made by contacting the hotel directly at (612) 379-8888 or through their tollfree number at (800) 822-6757.

The hotel will honor reservations received by July 15, 2014. Reservations received after this date will be accepted on a space- and rate-available basis. When making your reservation, please indicate that you are reserving a room in conjunction with this Continuing Dental Education course.

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