Thursday, September 15, 2011
1:00PM - 3:00PM
Deepak G Krishnan, DDS
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery
University of Cincinnati
Fractures involving the orbital skeleton in either isolation or in concomitance with other injuries present challenges in diagnosis, and management to the oral & maxillofacial surgeon. This presentation will provide an understanding of the patterns of orbital injury, the interpretation of current imaging technology, the parameters for surgical intervention, the surgical approaches to the orbital skeleton, and a discussion of the various materials available for orbital reconstruction. The use of intra-operative navigation surgery, endoscopic surgical options, and secondary repair is discussed.
At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to: