SMAS Platsmal Coverage of Posterior Neck Wounds

01/25/2013 14:44:00 PM

Chronic wounds of the posterior neck can be covered and closed with large SMAS-platysmal flaps. Posterior neck wounds can occasionally occur from long-standing hardware or deep brain stimulators. Such hardware is important for patient function ...

"Blepharoplasty Graft"-Using Upper Lid Skin to Release Scar Contractures of the Face

09/24/2012 17:50:00 PM

Journal of Craniofacial Surgery Publication

09/09/2012 15:06:00 PM

Scalp Flaps to Close Forehead and Lateral Brow Wounds

06/24/2012 22:16:00 PM

Scalp flaps are commonly used to close defects on the scalp that result from tumors, trauma, radiation, etc. Often these scalp flaps are used when tissue can be borrowed from one area and transferred to another, with the resulting donor site ...

Zygomaticomaxillary Complex Fractures

06/24/2012 21:52:00 PM

Zygomaticomaxillary complex fractures with significantly comminuted zygomatic arch fractures need wide exposure to the lateral aspect of the orbit as well as the zygomatic arch. This exposure is necessary to confirm adequate alignment of the ...

Mandible Fractures. Symphysis Fractures

09/30/2010 20:28:00 PM

Mandible fractures are common and are some of the most enjoyable operations I perform. I prefer to treat many mandible fractures with open reduction and internal fixation, followed by a short course of intermaxillary fixation with Synthes, IMF ...

Mandible Fractures

09/28/2010 18:27:00 PM

Mandible fractures are common. Typically, mandible fractures are best treated with open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF). ORIF involves using plates and screws to hold the fracture in position. This fixation allows arch bars or intermaxillary ...

Facial Fractures. Mandible Fractures

07/08/2010 01:47:00 AM

Mandible fractures or jaw fractures are a common occurrence. Fractures of the mandible are analogous to fractures of the pelvis in that fractures often occur in more than one location.Depending on the textbooks that one reads, the frequency ...

Facial Fractures. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery

07/07/2010 14:29:00 PM

Pediatric Facial Fractures: Current National Incidence, Distribution, and Health Care Resource Use. Vyas, Raj M. MD; Dickinson, Brian P. MD; Wasson, Kristy L. BA; Roostaeian, Jason MD; Bradley, James P. MDJournal of Craniofacial Surgery. 19 ...

Zygoma Fractures, Orbital Fractures, Maxillary Fracture

06/30/2010 10:57:00 AM

Fractures of the zygomaticomaxillary complex frequently occur in concert with fractures of the orbital floor and orbital rim. Access to the these fractures is afforded thr0ugh exposure via the conjuntival incsion of the eye, the maxilary gi ...