Arja Heliövaara is head of Dental Clinic and chief orthodontist at Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Center, Department of Plastic Surgery, Helsinki University Hospital, and adjunct professor at the University of Helsinki. Her main clinical interests and research projects are cleft orthognathic surgery and Scandcleft randomised trials of primary surgery for unilateral cleft lip and palate.
MODULE 1 - PRELIMINARY PROGRAM Ecpca Course MODULE 1
DAY 4 – March 25, 2023 -ORTHOGNATHIC SURGERY IN CLP: WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENCES IN CLP PATIENTS?
Chair: Marwa El-Kassaby (Egypt)
ORTHOGNATHIC SURGERY IN CLP: WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENCES IN CLP PATIENTS?
Distraction Osteogenesis in CLP patients. When, how and long term results
Alvaro Figueroa - USA – 15’
Orthognathic Surgery in CLP patients: Which parameters are decisive: the orthodontist point of view
Georges Herzog - Switzerland – 10’
Orthognathic surgery in CLP
Reha Kisnisci - Turkey – 10’
Orthognathic surgery in CLP: management of the lesser segment
Luca Autelitano - Italy– 10’
Orthognathic surgery in CLP: how to avoid velopharyngeal incompetence
Piet Haers - UK – 10’
Orthodontic-surgical coordination in early and late cleft orthognatic surgery. Long term follow-up
Arja Heliovaara - Finland – 15’
Aligner Therapy in cleft orthognathic surgery
Noah Cohen - Italy– 10’
DISCUSSION - 15’