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Surgical Mini-Lectures and Clinics

This session has been cancelled.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011
2:00PM - 4:00PM


(C) 204B


Comprehensive Free Tissue Reconstruction of Composite Maxillofacial Defects

Joshua Lubek, DDS, MD
Assistant Professor & Fellowship Director, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Maryland
Baltimore, MD

Domenick Coletti, DDS, MD
Central Maryland Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Columbia, MD


Outline a comprehensive approach to complex maxillofacial defects which utilizes the combination of free tissue transfer and implant surgery. It will detail flap selection, their limitations and sequence of surgical and prosthetic rehabilitation. Complications and their management will also be discussed.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. To enhance the reconstructive goals through comprehension of true architectural tissue defect as well as composite flap selection
  2. Review the timing and sequencing of implant based rehabilitation to improve the reconstructive outcome
  3. To discuss the selection process for secondary revision surgery in order to meet all the reconstruction goals

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