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Surgical Mini-Lectures and Clinics

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


(C) 204B


Advanced Approaches to Odontogenic Cysts and Tumors

Robert E. Marx, DDS
Professor of Surgery and Chief, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL


Odontogenic cysts and odontogenic tumors each have a unique histopathology and potential. Specific treatments for each can obtain a high cure rate and with new techniques preserve nerve function and reconstucts the defect with minimal morbidity.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Describe the surgical privileges to remove cysts and tumor
  2. Describe a higher cure rate in their patient population
  3. Describe a better functional and cosmetic outcome

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