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Comprehensive Management of Salivary Gland Disease 2016 - General Session

Rochester, MN US
May 12, 2016 to May 14, 2016

A lecture and laboratory course intended for Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgeons, Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons, and residents and fellows designed to teach comprehensive medical and surgical management of salivary gland disorders.  This three day hands on course features renowned international faculty and Mayo Clinic faculty, and will focus on surgical management of benign and malignant salivary gland tumors, reconstruction of salivary gland defects and facial paralysis, management of non-neoplastic salivary disorders, and sialoendoscopy.  A hands-on workshop in the Mayo Clinic state of the art anatomy training facility will focus on diagnostic and interventional sialoendoscopy, surgery for major salivary gland tumors, and reconstruction after salivary gland surgery, including management of the paralyzed face.  

Additional Information

Course Reception
Attendees and their guest(s) are cordially invited to join the course faculty for the Course Reception on May 13, 2016. This casual reception will be held at Studio 324, 324 South Broadway Rochester, MN and offers you the perfect opportunity to make connections with existing and new colleagues. Pre-registration is requested.

Exhibit Opportunity
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Susan  Reigel.

Target Audience

A lecture and laboratory course intended for Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgeons and Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons designed to teach comprehensive medical and surgical management of salivary gland disorders

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the appropriate indications for sialoendoscopy
  • Describe how to set up a sialoendoscopy practice in their home institution
  • Describe how to perform routine sialoendoscopy in practice

Salivary Gland Tumors

  • Identify high-grade and low grade salivary malignancies, and categorize appropriate treatment of these entities
  • Identify radiographic features of salivary gland malignancies
  • Perform total parotidectomy
  • Describe how to manage reconstruction of complex facial defects related to parotid surgery, including facial paralysis

Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Event starts: 
05/12/2016 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
05/14/2016 - 5:00pm
Rochester Marriott Mayo Clinic Area
Marriott Ballroom
101 First Avenue SW
Rochester, MN 55902
United States

Course Directors: Eric J. Moore, M.D., Daniel L. Price, M.D.

Available Credit

  • 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit


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