Current Therapy In Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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Current Therapy In Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery


Written by expert surgeons and educators, Current Therapy in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery covers the latest treatment strategies, surgical techniques, and potential complications in OMS. Emphasizing an evidence-based approach, it covers all 12 subspecialties of OMS, addressing topics from surgical principles to oral surgery, anesthesia, cranio-maxillofacial trauma surgery, head and neck surgery, maxillofacial reconstructive surgery, orthognathic surgery, pediatric craniofacial surgery including cleft lip and palate, temporomandibular joint disorders, facial plastic surgery including rhinoplasty and facelifts, obstructive sleep apnea, and oral and maxillofacial infections. At the end of each chapter, Pearls and Pitfalls summarize the authors' insight, recommendations, and experience on that topic. Editor Dr. Shahrokh Bagheri is a noted professor, researcher, and speaker on OMS, and he leads an expert author team including Dr. R. Bryan Bell and Dr. Husain Ali Khan to help you master and apply the latest advances in OMS.

  • More than 1,200 full-color photos and 200 color line drawings illustrate concepts and provide visual guidance in clinical areas.
  • Comprehensive sections and chapters represent essential topics, the newest advances, and controversial topics.
  • Clinical coverage brings together the latest knowledge in OMS in a concise, easy-to-apply way.
  • Resident-specific coverage describes the wide array of subspecialties and treatments available in the armamentarium of the modern OMS.
  • A focus on complications ensures that you are knowledgeable in this important part of any therapy or surgical discipline.
  • Expert contributors include the "best of the best," featuring leading, well-established, and respected surgeons and educators writing on their areas of specialty and providing current treatment strategies.

Section 1: Principles

1. The History of Oral and Maxillfacial Surgery

2. Wound Healing: Repair Biology and Wound and Scar Treatment

3. Flap Classification and Principles of Flap Design for Head and Neck Reconstruction

4. Principles of Repair and Grafting of Bone and Cartilage

5. Burns of the Head and Neck

6. Endoscopic Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

7. Principles of Microvascular Surgery

8. Antibiotic Prophylaxis to Prevent Surgical Site Infections in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

9. Tissue Engineering

10. Molecular Biology of Head and Neck Cancer: Therapeutic Implications

11. Principles of Distraction Osteogenesis

12. Principles of Implantology and Osseointegration

Section 2: Oral Surgery

13. Management of Asymptomatic Wisdom Teeth: An Evidence-Based Approach

14. Value of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons: Dentistry's Liaisons to Medicine and Hospital Care

15. Removal of Third Molars

16. Management of the Impacted Canine

17. Implants for Orthodontic Anchorage: Temporary Anchorage Device (TAD)

18. Dental Implant Prosthetic Rehabilitation: Autogenous Bone Grafting for Alveolar Defects

19. Dental Implant Prosthetic Rehabilitation: Allogenic Grafting/Bone Graft Substitutes in Implant Dentistry

20. Dental Implant Prosthetic Rehabilitation: Vertical Distraction Ontogenesis

21. Dental Implant Prosthetic Rehabilitation: Sinus Grafting

22. Reconstruction of the Atrophic Mandible

23. Zygoma Implants in the Compromised Maxilla: Their Use in Both Atrophic and Maxillectomy Patients

24. Efficacy of RhBMP-2 in Association with Dental Implants

25. Computer Assisted Implant Surgery

26. Management of the Anti-Coagulated Patient

27. The Pre-Operative Cardiac Evaluation

28. Management of the Irradiated Patient

29. Management of Trigeminal Nerve Injuries

Section 3: Anesthesia

30. Outpatient Intravenous Sedation for Oral Surgery

31. Nonsurgical Management of Facial Pain

32. The Pharmacology of Ketamine and Its Use in Outpatient Anesthesia

33. Nerve Damage in Dentistry

Section 4: Cranio-Maxillofacial Trauma Surgery

34. The Surgical Airway

35. Traumatic Epistaxis

36. Management of Hard Tissue Injuries: Nose

37. Management of Hard Tissue Injuries: The Mandible

38. Current Standard of Care For Management of Subcondylar Fractures

39. Management of Orbital Fractures

40. Acute Management of Zygomaticomaxillary Complex Fractures

41. Management of Le Fort Fractures

42. Naso-Orbito-Ethmoid Injuries

43. Management of Frontal Sinus Fractures

44. Panfacial Trauma

45. Management of Avulsive Gun Shot Wounds to the Face

46. Secondary Reconstruction of Post-Traumatic Maxillo-Mandibular Deformities

Section 5: Head and Neck Surgery

47. Evaluation and Management of the Adult Cervical Neck Mass

48. Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumor

49. Contemporary Treatment of Ameloblastoma

50. Jaw Cysts, Benign Odontogenic Tumors of the Jaws, and Fibro-Osseous Diseases

51. Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumor

52. Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Epidemiology, Clinical and Radiographic Evaluation, and Staging

53. Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

54. Management of The Neck in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

55. Indications for Adjuvant Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

56. Salivary Gland Tumors: The Parotid Gland

57. Minor Salivary Gland Tumors

58. Management of Head and Neck Sarcoma

59. Osteoradionecrosis

Section 6: Maxillofacial Reconstructive Surgery

60. Mandible Reconstruction

61. Maxillary Reco

Shahrokh C. Bagheri, BS, DMD, MD, FACS, FICD, Chief of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Northside Hospital, Atlanta and Forsyth, GA, R. Bryan Bell, DDS, MD, FACS and Husain Ali Khan, MD, DMD, FACS, Attending Surgeon, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Northside Hospital, Atlanta and Forsyth, GA


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