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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY January 2015 | Archived Issues

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Surgery Grand Rounds

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Grand Rounds

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Educational Schedule

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Educational Calendar - January 2015 (PDF)


Surgery Scheduling

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Conference on Sinus, Eustachian Tube Surgery Is March 28

A conference on sinus and eustachian tube surgery will take place Saturday, March 28, from 7:15 a.m.-5 p.m. in Harvey Morse Auditorium.

The conference will provide participants with the latest information on technological advances and innovative approaches to sinus surgery and other rapidly changing aspects of otolaryngological care.

Objectives of the conference:

  • Evaluate effective treatments and diagnostic modalities that can be used for patients suffering with sinusitis and other nasal diseases and disorders to improve their quality of life
  • Identify patients who are appropriate candidates for advanced sinus surgery techniques
  • Discuss new technology and instruments to improve treatment of sinus disease
  • Discuss the latest management strategies for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic otitis media, including balloon catheter dilation of the nasopharyngeal orifice of the eustachian tube

The course director is Martin L. Hopp, MD, PhD, director of the Cedars-Sinai Sinus Center. Sinus Center otolaryngologists on the planning committee are:

  • Matthew L. Finerman, MD
  • Garrett D. Herzon, MD
  • Daryoush D. Saadat, MD
  • Arthur Wu, MD

Click here for more information or to register.