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Symposia

Wednesday, September 14, 2011
1:00pm — 4:00pm

Location

(C) Ballroom A

Clinical Controversies in the Management of Oral Cancer

Synopsis

This symposium will include point and counterpoint presentations on adjunctive therapies, salvage surgery, and sentinel node biopsy in the management of oral cancer; and the use of hyperbaric oxygen in the management of osteoradionecrosis.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this symposium, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the pros and cons of adjunctive therapies, salvage surgery, and sentinel node biopsy in the management of oral cancer.
  2. Describe the pros and cons of hyperbaric oxygen in the management of osteoradionecrosis.
Moderator

Deepak Kademani, DMD MD
Associate Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

1:05pm — 1:45pm

Watchful Waiting vs. Sentinel Node Biopsy for the N0 Neck: Is Watchful Waiting a Reasonable Option for the N0 Neck?
Eric J. Dierks, DMD, MD
Professor and Chair, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR

Watchful Waiting vs. Sentinel Node Biopsy for the N0 Neck: The Role of Sentinel Node Biopsy for Staging the N0. Are We There Yet?
Francisco Civantos, MD
University of Miami Health System
Miami, FL

1:45pm — 1:55pm

Q&A

1:55pm — 2:25pm

Salvage Surgery for Recurrent Oral Cancer
Robert Andrew Ord, DDS, MD, MS
Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Sugery
University of Maryland
Baltimore, MD

2:25pm — 2:55pm

Adjunctive Therapies for Advanced Oral Cancer. The Role of Proton Therapy
Robert L Foote, MD
Professor, Radiation Oncology
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

2:55pm — 3:05pm

Q&A

3:05pm — 3:45pm

Debate: Osteoradionecrosis-Evidence for Treatment With or WIthout HBO: Management of ORN with HBO Therapy
Robert E. Marx, DDS
Professor of Surgery and Chief, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL

Debate: Osteoradionecrosis-Evidence for Treatment With or WIthout HBO: Management of ORN without HBO Therapy
Joseph I. Helman, DMD
Professor and Chair, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

3:45pm — 3:55pm

Discussion

3:55pm — 4:00pm

Closing Remarks
Deepak Kademani, DMD MD
Associate Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

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