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Thursday, September 15, 2011
7:15am — 9:15am


(C) Ballroom A

Trauma-Return to Midface


The purpose of this symposium is to provide current specific midfacial fracture management with specific approaches and potential for associated morbidity.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Employ current imaging modalities to aid in diagnosis and treatment planning.
  2. Describe various repair techniques and options for midfacial trauma.
  3. Explain the indications for revision surgery and utilize various reconstructive techniques and materials.

Edward Ellis, III, DDS, MS
Professor and Chair, Department of OMS
University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
San Antonio, TX

7:15am — 7:55am

Zygomatic Complex and Orbital Fracture Repair
Steven G Press, DDS
Assistant Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

7:55am — 8:35am

Maxillary Complex Fractures: LeFort I-III Management
Jack E. Gotcher, Jr., DMD, PhD
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine
Knoxville, TN

8:35am — 9:05am

Naso-Orbital-Ethmoidal Injuries: Primary Repair and Secondary Revision
Jyrki Tornwall, MD,DDS,PhD
Head of Department
Helsinki University Central Hospital
Helsinki, Finland

9:05am — 9:15am


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