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Preserving Frontal Sinus Patency: Landmark evidence in management of Frontal Sinus Disease

Aired on 8.30.2016
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Preserving Frontal Sinus Patency: Landmark evidence in management of Frontal Sinus Disease
Join us for a live interactive webcast with experts in the field of Rhinology, Dr. Ameet Singh and Dr. Roheen Raithatha, as they discuss the latest evidence in optimizing outcomes of frontal sinus surgery in chronic sinusitis patients. Discussions will include strategies and techniques of endoscopic frontal sinus surgery as well as latest evidence and case studies on the managing post-operative inflammation with localized drug delivery

Description

Join us for a live interactive webcast with experts in the field of Rhinology, Dr. Ameet Singh and Dr. Roheen Raithatha, as they discuss the latest evidence in optimizing outcomes of frontal sinus surgery in chronic sinusitis patients. Discussions will include strategies and techniques of endoscopic frontal sinus surgery as well as latest evidence and case studies on the managing post-operative inflammation with localized drug delivery

Directors & Faculty

Directors

Ameet Singh, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery and Neurological Surgery | Director, Rhinology & Skull-Base Surgery

Roheen Raithatha, MD, FARS, FACS

Dr. Roheen Raithatha graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from the University of Pennsylvania and received his Doctor of Medicine from Tufts University School of Medicine. He completed a residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia & Cornell Campus) Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and then went on to complete a Fellowship in Advanced Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY.

Dr. Raithatha treats all Ear, Nose, and Throat disorders in adults and children, with extra specialization in both medical and surgical treatments of sinus and nasal conditions, including nasal obstruction, snoring, epistaxis, acute and chronic sinusitis, nasal allergies, deviated nasal septum, enlarged turbinates, and sinonasal and skull base tumors.

His surgical specialties include: septoplasty/turbinate surgery, endoscopic sinus surgery (including image guided sinus surgery), revision (re-do) sinus surgery, balloon sinuplasty (in-office or in operating room), nasal polyps, fungal sinusitis, nasal and sinus tumors, endoscopic skull base surgery, repair of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks, and endoscopic orbital surgery.

Dr. Raithatha is board-certified from the American Board of Otolaryngology. He has authored numerous book chapters and articles that have appeared in peer-reviewed journals and has been invited to give lectures at multiple Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery courses. He has also made academic presentations at the national level to many professional societies. He is an active member of the American Rhinologic Society, North American Skull Base Society, and the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. He is currently on faculty at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and is also a member of the ENT & Allergy Advanced Sinus/Skull Base Center.


Additional Faculty

Agenda

7:00 pm - 7:05 pm
Introduction

7:05 pm - 7:55 pm
Presentations and Discussion

7:55 pm - 8:00 pm
Concluding Remarks

Topics Covered

  • Anatomy of frontal sinus
  • Pre-operative planning
  • Intra-operative techniques of frontal sinus surgery
  • Evidence in optimizing post-operative outcomes with localized drug delivery

Objectives

This webcast aims to target the following objectives:

  • Understand the anatomy of frontal sinus
  • Discuss pre-operative planning and intra-operative techniques of frontal sinus surgery
  • Highlight latest evidence in optimizing post-operative outcomes with localized drug delivery through case studies