Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery is a branch of Dentistry and Medicine that encompasses managing oral cancer, fixing facial fractures and the temporomandibular joint, treating painful ulcers and performing aesthetic corrections.
Paediatric Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery is an evolved subspecialty that deals with managing the specific dental needs of neonates, infants and the growing child. It involves the care of patients with congenital craniofacial and developmental facial anomalies, cleft lip and palate, trauma, abnormal jaw growth, temporomandibular joint disorders in children, dentoalveolar conditions/anomalies, and paediatric pathology.
MedPiper Technologies and JournoMed in association with the Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons of India (AOMSI), Tamilnadu & Puducherry Branch are conducting a webinar that aims to help understand how the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Care for Children is different to that of Adults.
The Children’s Day Special event will be held on 14th November, 2021, Sunday, at 11 am. Participants can join the event by registering for it here. For more details, participants may contact Soumya T.S at firstname.lastname@example.org/9080078447. E-Certificates will be provided to the participants.
The list of speakers at the event includes:
- Dr. J Naveen Kumar, Professor and Head of Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Sri Ramachandra Faculty of Dental Sciences, Chennai.
- Dr. R Rammohan Kumar, Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon.
The event will be moderated by Dr. P Senthil Murugan, Associate Professor, Saveetha Dental College and Hospital, Chennai.
The Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons have to take into account the potential impact of disease or injury and the required surgeries on the developing facial skeleton and dentition of children while coming up with the management of pathology. The webinar will also include discussions on how children with congenital anomalies and syndromes have a special range of needs that require multidisciplinary expertise in their treatment strategies.
- Dr. V B Krishna Kumar Raja, President, AOMSI, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry Branch
- Dr. Jimson S, Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, Hon. State Secretary, AOMSI Tamil Nadu & Puducherry Branch