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Surgical Mini-Lectures and Clinics

Saturday, September 17, 2011
7:00AM - 9:00AM


(C) 201B


Step by Step Surgical Pearls and Techniques of Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery presented with HD Surgical Video

Kevin S Smith, DDS
Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OK

Carlos M Ugalde, DDS, MS
Private Practice
Eugene, OR


Step by step videos of pearls and surgical techniques for cleft lip and palate surgery in High Definition . The videos will demostrate the following techniques: unilateral cleft lip repair, bilateral cleft lip repair, palatoplasty, pharyngeal flap, and alveolar cleft reconstruction with rh-BMP2.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Motivate the oral and maxillofacial surgerons to participate in the treatment cleft lip and palate patient
  2. Explain via surgical videos the most common surgical techniques for cleft lip and palate repair
  3. Increase the number of oral and maxillofacial surgeons perfoming cleft lip and palate surgery

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