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Complications in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
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 Export to Your Calendar 9/9/2017 to 9/10/2017
When: Saturday, September 9, 2017
Where: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry Department of OMFS
Chicago, Illinois 
United States

Online registration is available until: 9/9/2017
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Course Overview

Being prepared for complications is a critical element of patient care for any practicing surgeon. This course will focus on the recognition and management of complications related to oral and maxillofacial surgery. The specific areas of orthognathic surgery, cleft-craniofacial surgery, dentoalveolar surgery, ambulatory anesthesia, temporomandibular disorders, trauma surgery, obstructive sleep apnea surgery, dental implant surgery, bone graft surgery, cosmetic surgery, management of pathologic conditions, and reconstructive surgery will be presented from the perspectives of prevention, recognition, and management.  The course format encourages interaction between attendees and faculty in an informal environment in order to ensure maximal learning and retention of information.

Course Directors

Michael Miloro, DMD, MD, FACS
Professor and Department Head; 
Program Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency;
Chief, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL
Stephanie Drew, DMD, FACS
New York Center for Orthognathic and Maxillofacial Surgery
West Islip, NY


Sharon Aronovich, DMD, FRCD(C)
Clinical Assistant Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery;Assistant Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 

Jasjit Dillon, MD, DDS, BDS, FDSRCS, FACS
Clinical Assistant Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Resident Program Director & Acting Chief, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington School of Dentistry, Seattle, WA

Rui Fernandes, MD, DMD, FACS
Associate Professor, Chief Division of Head Neck Surgery, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL

Pamela Hughes, DDS
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR

Stuart Lieblich, DMD
Clinical Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Connecticut; Private Practice OMFS, Avon Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Avon, CT

Manolis Manolakakis, DMD, FACS
Director, Facial Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship, RWJ Barnabas-Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, NJ

Mike Markiewicz, DDS, MPH, MD
Assistant Professor, University of Illinois – Chicago, Chicago, IL

Suzanne McCormick, DDS
Private Practice OMFS, Encinitas, CA

Peter Moy, DMD
Clinical Professor, Division of Diagnostic & Surgical Sciences, UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA

Pat Ricalde, MD, DDS, FACS
Private Practice OMFS, Florida Craniofacial Institute, Tampa, FL


Saturday, September 9, 2017

 7:30 - 8:30 AM  Registration and Breakfast

 8:00 - 9:30 AM  Ambulatory Anesthesia
 Dr. Stuart Lieblich
 9:30 - 10:30 AM  Dentoalveolar Surgery
 Dr. Pamela Hughes
 10:30 - 11:00 AM  Break and Exhibits
 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM  Dental Implant Surgery
 Dr. Peter Moy
 12:30 - 1:30 PM  Lunch and Exhibits
 1:30 - 2:30 PM  Maxillofacial Trauma
 Dr. Michael Markiewicz
 2:30 - 3:45 PM  Orthognathic Surgery
 Dr. Stephanie Drew
 3:45 - 4:15 PM  Break and Exhibits
 4:15 - 5:45 PM  Cleft Lip and Palate and Craniofacial Surgery
 Dr. Patrick Ricalde
 5:45 - 6:45 PM  What Would YOU Do?
 Faculty case presentations
 6:45 - 8:00 PM  Off-site Reception

 Sunday, September 10, 2017

 7:30 - 8:00 AM  Breakfast
 8:00 - 9:30 AM  Esthetic Facial Surgery
 Dr. Manolis Manolakakis
 9:30 - 10:30 AM  Ablative Head and Neck Surgery
 Dr. Jasjit Dillon
 10:30 - 11:00 AM  Break and Exhibits
 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM  Hard and Soft Tissue Reconstruction
 Dr. Rui Fernandes
 12:30 - 1:30 PM  Lunch and Exhibits
 1:30 - 3:00 PM  TMJ Surgery
 Dr. Michael Miloro
 3:00 - 3:30 PM  Break and Exhibits
 3:30 - 4:30 PM  Distraction Osteogenesis
 Dr. Suzanne McCormick
 4:30 - 5:30 PM  Obstructive Sleep Apnea
 Dr. Sharon Aronovich
 5:30 - 6:30 PM  What Would YOU Do?
 Faculty case presentations



Registration Fees

  Through June 30, 2017    After June 30, 2017  
ACOMS Member   $1,495  $1,645
ACOMS Member - Discounted
(Full-time Academic, Military, Life and Retired Members) 
 $1,395  $1,545
Non-Member OMS   $1,995  $2,145
Resident Member  $295  $445


Not a member? Please visit to submit an application. Once your application has been reviewed by our staff you will be eligible to receive the discounted member registration rates while Board approval of your application is pending. 

Refund/Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy: Registration fees, less a cancellation fee of $150 USD, will be refunded if written request is received by July 1, 2017. No refunds will be issued for cancellations after July 1, 2017.


Continuing Medical Education: 

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute and the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. The PeerPoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement:
PeerPoint Medical Education Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Dental Education:

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. ACOMS Complications in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery has been approved for 17.75 hours of Continuing Dental Education (CDE) credit.  This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standard of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between ACOMS and PeerPoint Medical Education Institute.


For those wishing to stay close to the course venue, accommodations are available at the Chicago Marriott at Medical District/UIC for a reduced rate of $239 plus tax. The hotel is located a short walk from the course venue and evening reception location. The deadline to take advantage of this specially negotiated rate is Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Chicago Marriott at Medical District/UIC
625 Ashland Avenue at Harrison Street
Chicago, IL 60607

Reservations may be made online or by telephone by calling (800) 228-9290 or (312) 491-1234.

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Sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities are available. Please visit our sponsorship page to learn more. 

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