OMFS Grand Rounds Schedule

OMFS Grand Rounds are held at 8am in room C-701 unless otherwise mentioned.


Apr 7, 2015

Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

In C-701

Steven Pletcher, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Otolarngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Describe three advantages of endoscopic sinus surgery versus open sinus surgery.


Apr 21, 2015

Risk stratification & Preparation of the Patient with Cardiovascular Disease for Anesthesia

In C-701

Richard C. Robert, DDS, MS

Describe three preoperative tests which may be required for patients with cardiovascular disease before they undergo anesthesia.


May 5, 2015

Obesity-related Anesthetic Challenges

In C-701

Richard C. Robert, DDS, MS

Describe three physiological differences between anesthesia for obese and non-obese patients.


May 19, 2015

Post-operative Nausea and Vomiting and Eating Disorders

In C-701

Richard C. Robert, DDS, MS

Describe three methods used to minimize and supress the occurrence of post-operative nausea and vomiting.


Jun 2, 2015

Management of Ectopically Erupting Teeth – Exposure and Bonding of Cuspids and Surgical Repositioning of Molars

in C-701

Richard C. Robert, DDS, MS

Describe three criteria for electing to expose and bond an unerupted tooth.


Jun 16, 2015

Chief Resident Presentations

In C-701

OMFS Chief Residents:
Lauren Castro, DMD, MD
Derek Park, DDS, MD
Kirsten Rittenbach, DDS, MD

Describe four elements important to a successful residency program.