This lecture will help the general practitioner involved in treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Temporomandibular Joint Disorder patients understand the timing for surgical intervention. Diagnostic modalities, proper and current knowledge of the pathologies involved will be explored. Importance of proper airway, function, occlusion, facial profiles, and factors that lead to a stable outcome. Various surgical interventions from conservative to definitive will be discussed with case series and long-term follow ups.
- General Practitioners to understand the science behind the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and TMJ
- To learn about the various surgical modalities in the treatment of OSA and TMD.
- Learn the objectives through case series and know when to refer patients for surgical interventions
Dr Reza Movahed
Oral and Maxillofacial
Dr. Reza Movahed is a practicing Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon serving the greater St. Louis region and patients worldwide. After receiving his Doctorate in Dental Medicine from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, he completed prestigious intern ...