Continuing Education

Due to COVID-19 We will Hosting a Webinar Series:

Mail checks to – 2380 Troop Dr. Suite 202 Sartell MN, 56377. Checks should also be accompanied by identifying information (Name, Events Selected) to ensure your registration.

Implants and Complex Jaw Reconstruction:

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Speaker: Dr. Deepak Kademani DMD, MD, FACS 
Tuesday, January 5th
1:30-3:00pm

Who Should Attend:
Medical and Dental Professionals, and staff

Price: FREE with 1.5 hr CE

Dr Kademani’s dental, medical degrees and surgical residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery education was at the University of Pennsylvania.This was followed by a fellowship in Head and Neck Surgery. He was subsequently board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and has a Certificate of Added Qualification in Head and Neck Oncologic and Reconstructive Surgery.

He authored over a 100 publications and has delivered over 300 invited lectures nationally and internationally on a variety of topics, predominantly in head and neck pathology, oral cancer and reconstructive head and neck surgery.He has served as President of the Minnesota Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

He prides himself on delivering the highest quality and compassionate surgical care to his patients. His practice is dedicated to dentoalveolar surgery, Implant reconstruction, head and neck cancer, facial trauma, orthognathic surgery, TMJ, and sleep apnea.

*The learning objectives of this activity will earn attendees 2 Continuing Education (CE) hours.

Anesthesia and Simulation for Training and Safe Delivery of Care:

Speaker: Dr. Deepak Krishnan, DDS, FACS

  • Associate Professor of Surgery Chief, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery University of Cincinnati Medical Center
  • Chief, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and Medical Center

Tuesday, March 2nd 5:30-6:30pm

Who Should Attend:
Medical and Dental Professionals, and staff

Price: $50 for 1 hr CE or $300 for the full schedule. 

Specialties:

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthognathic surgery, Facial Trauma, Facial reconstructive surgery, Benign pathology of oral maxillofacial region, Dental implants, Wisdom teeth removal

Department:
Surgery

Dr. Krishnan is an associate professor of surgery at the UC College of Medicine where he is the residency program director of the advanced training program in oral & maxillofacial surgery. He is also the chief of oral & maxillofacial surgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Krishnan is a is a board-certified oral & maxillofacial surgeon and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS).

Dr. Krishnan obtained his dental degree from Bangalore University, India and trained in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Emory University’s College of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. Upon completion of the residency, he pursued further fellowship training in oral & maxillofacial surgery, focusing on orthognathic surgery, at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada.

Dr. Krishnan’s clinical interests are in orthognathic and reconstructive surgery, maxillofacial trauma, pediatric maxillofacial surgery, ambulatory anesthesia, and clinical research and simulation.

Dr. Krishnan is a past-president of the Ohio State Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and currently is president of the Ohio Dental Society of Anesthesiology. He is an examiner for the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, serves on the Committee of Education and Training (CET) of the AAOMS and is the chair of the special committee on Emerging leaders in OMS. He is also a consultant to the AAOMS Committee on Anesthesia (CAN).

Skin lesions, Facial Cosmetic Surgery and Adjunctive Procedures

Speaker: Neil A. Shah, MD, FAAD Dermatology, Dermatologic Surgery North Memorial Health Specialty Clinic – Minnetonka MN

Tuesday, May 4th: 5:30-6:30pm

Who Should Attend:
Medical and Dental Professionals, and staff

Price: $50 for 1 hr CE or $300 for the full schedule.

Approach To Care
Dr. Shah is a dermatologist who uses the best available evidence to treat skin disease and considers the costs associated with treatment options. His dermatology practice encompasses general medical, surgical, pediatric and cosmetic. Dr. Shah has special interest and expertise in skin cancer surgery and reconstruction, and he involves customers in the treatment decision-making process.

As part of our special lecture series, MNOFS presents an exclusive online event: 

Featuring distinguished Craniomaxillofacial Surgeon, Paul S. Tiwana, DDS, MD, MS, FACS presenting on Obstructive Sleep Apnea for Orthodontists.   

Speaker: Paul S. Tiwana DDS, MD, MS, FACS, FACD
Reichmann Professor and Chair Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, The University of Oklahoma

Thursday, May 6th: 5:30-6:30pm CST

Who Should Attend:
Orthodontists, Dental Professionals, and staff

Price: FREE

Biography:
As a fellowship-trained surgical specialist in pediatric and adult facial skeletal reconstruction, Dr. Tiwana’s practice is focused on the correction of facial trauma surgery, congenital, developmental, and acquired surgical problems of the mouth, jaws, face, and skull from infancy through adulthood. This includes the management of patients requiring orthognathic (corrective jaw) surgery, pediatric cleft and craniofacial surgery, craniomaxillofacial trauma, and maxillofacial cosmetic surgery.

Management of Dysplasia and Early Cancer

Speaker: Anthony Morlandt MD, DDS, FACS Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon in Birmingham, AL

Tuesday, June 22nd: 5:30-6:30pm

Who Should Attend:
Medical and Dental Professionals, and staff

Price: $50 for 1 hr CE or $300 for the full schedule. 

Dr. Anthony B. Morlandt is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Birmingham, Alabama and is affiliated with one hospital. He has been in practice between 6-10 years. Anthony Morlandt, M.D., D.D.S., FACS was born and raised in Floresville, Texas and graduated from Baylor University. He completed his DDS magna cum laude at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio, Texas, and received his MD and internship and residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from the University of Alabama School of Medicine. Dr. Morlandt then went on to complete a fellowship in head and neck oncology and microsurgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Jacksonville, Florida. He returned to Birmingham where he currently serves as Chief of the Section of Oral Oncology within the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at UAB Medicine and is a full time academic head and neck surgeon. He is the Director of the Head and Neck Oncology Fellowship program at UAB. Dr. Morlandt is an Associate Scientist in the Cancer Chemoprevention Program with the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center. In 2015, Dr. Morlandt received the AAOMS Faculty Educator Development Award and has been inducted into the American Head and Neck Society and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Morlandt specializes in oral oncology, head and neck microvascular surgery, and oral and maxillofacial surgery. He has authored several peer-reviewed scientific articles and textbook chapters on head and neck ablative and reconstructive surgery. He is particularly interested in helping doctors and their staff identify head and neck cancers and in optimizing patient outcomes following major head and neck surgery.

TMJ Evaluation and Treatment. Introduction Orofacial Pain As a Specialty

Speaker: Jim Fricton DDS, MS
Co-founder of Head and Neck Pain Clinic St. Paul and Plymouth MN

Tuesday, July 6th: 5:30-6:30pm

Who Should Attend:
Medical and Dental Professionals, and staff

Price: $50 for 1 hr CE or $300 for the full schedule. 

James Fricton DDS, MS, co-founder of the clinic, takes great joy in helping patients with simple to complex head, neck, orofacial, and TMJ pain conditions as well as obstructive sleep disorders.

His approach, termed transformative care, blends evidence-based treatments through an interdisciplinary team with extensive training of patients in how to manage their own pain.
In addition to his role as a Pain Specialist at the Minnesota Head and Neck Pain Clinic, Dr. Fricton is a Professor Emeritus in the University of Minnesota Schools of Dentistry, Medicine, and Public Health. He was trained in Dentistry at the University of Iowa and in Medical Anesthesiology and Pain Management at UCLA School of Medicine and started the Orofacial Pain Program at the University of Minnesota. He has 40 years of experience in patient care, University teaching, and National Institutes of Health-sponsored research on relieving and preventing chronic head and neck pain and use of health information technology in patient care. With over 100 publications and books with his most recent NIH-sponsored research on Personalized Activated Care and Training (www.PACTforPain.com) that helps health professionals integrate patient self-management training with treatment using a telehealth team and technology.
He has held top leadership positions in the American Academy of Orofacial Pain, American Board of Orofacial Pain, the American Board of Dental Specialties, the American Pain Society, and the International Myopain Society. He had taught many courses on chronic pain with his most recent On-line Course on Preventing Chronic Pain: A Human Systems Approach at www.coursera.org/learn/chronic-pain with over 50,000 participants from 176 different countries. He also has several textbooks on TMJ and Craniofacial Pain, Myofascial Pain and Fibromyalgia, Orofacial Disorders: Current Therapies in Orofacial Pain and Oral Medicine, and a fiction novel entitled; The Last Scroll.
He is married to Dr. Delia Dall’Arancio, an orthodontist at Minnesota Orthodontics and has 4 children and 4 grandchildren so far. His hobbies include spending time with his family, golf, swimming, running as well as writing fiction and non-fiction, making stain glass windows, and traveling.

Sleep Apnea

Speaker: Martin Steed DDS
Chair, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Medical University of South Carolina

Tuesday, Sept 7th: 5:30-6:30pm

Who Should Attend:
Medical and Dental Professionals, and staff

Price: $50 for 1 hr CE or $300 for the full schedule. 

Biography:

Martin B. Steed, DDS, grew up in Binghamton, New York. He graduated from St. John Fisher College cum laude. He then attended the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, graduating in 1997. After completing an oral medicine residency at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill from 1997 to 1999, his training in oral and maxillofacial surgery was carried out at the Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia.

Dr. Steed began his professional career at the Emory University School of Medicine in 2004 and he was a full time faculty member there until 2013. He was the Emory oral and maxillofacial surgery residency program director from 2007 to 2013 and chief of the oral and maxillofacial surgery service at Emory University Midtown Hospital. In 2013 he moved to his present position as associate professor and chair of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Medical University of South Carolina within the James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine.

Dr. Steed is a consultant for the Committee on Dental Accreditation and a board examiner for the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (ABOMS). He was recently named as co-chair for the medicine and anesthesia section of ABOMS. Dr. Steed’s clinical and research interests include micros-surgical repair of peripheral trigeminal nerve injuries (such as the lingual, inferior alveolar, and infraorbital), virtual surgical planning/simulation, orthognathic and maxillofacial trauma surgery outcome measurements, and surgical curriculum development and assessment.

Dr. Steed has an active clinical practice, seeing patients three days per week and operating two days per week. In addition to these clinical responsibilities, he directs the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, is extensively involved in the training of the residents within that program, and continues his research in maxillofacial trauma. Dr. Steed has guest edited three textbooks and authored over 10 book chapters and 13 publications related to oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Facial Trauma Surgery

kademani-blue-bkgrnd-v2Speaker: Deepak Kademani DMD, MD, FACS
MN Oral and Facial/Head and neck Surgery, Fellowship Director, Head and neck oncologic and Reconstructive Surgery

Tuesday, November 2nd: 5:30-6:30pm

Who Should Attend:
Medical and Dental Professionals, and staff

Price: $50 for 1 hr CE or $300 for the full schedule. 

Dr Kademani’s dental, medical degrees and surgical residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery education was at the University of Pennsylvania.This was followed by a fellowship in Head and Neck Surgery. He was subsequently board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and has a Certificate of Added Qualification in Head and Neck Oncologic and Reconstructive Surgery.

He authored over a 100 publications and has delivered over 300 invited lectures nationally and internationally on a variety of topics, predominantly in head and neck pathology, oral cancer and reconstructive head and neck surgery.He has served as President of the Minnesota Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

He prides himself on delivering the highest quality and compassionate surgical care to his patients. His practice is dedicated to dentoalveolar surgery, Implant reconstruction, head and neck cancer, facial trauma, orthognathic surgery, TMJ, and sleep apnea.

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