Journey of the Head & Neck; Call of Anatomy

Start Date: May 11, 2018 8:00am
End Date:
Location: URMC
Address: 601 Elmwood Ave.
City: Rochester
State: NY
Zip: 14642
Featured Speaker: Dr. Eileen Kalmar, Dr. John Kalmar & Dr. Joseph Fantuzzo
Sponsor: Seventh District Dental Society/MCDS

Hands-on Journey of the Head & Neck: Call of Anatomy

Registration ONLINE ONLY - Registration opens Tuesday, March 27th at 6:00 a.m. 

Dentists ONLY may Register 

Day ONE ONLY - $500  (60 seats) 8 CE Credits

DAY ONE & TWO -$1,500 (12 seats) First Come/First Serve  8 CE Credits Each Day 


Course Objectives:


  • Examine musculoskeletal anatomical relationships and landmarks of the head and neck.
  • Explore superficial facial structures, the muscles of mastication, and the temporomandibular joint.
  • Distinguish the infratemporal fossa and pterygopalatine fossa and their respective key components.
  • Locate and examine paranasal sinuses and related neurovasculature.
  • Differentiate common fascia compartments and correlate with infection potential spread.
  • Discuss anatomical variants of the oral cavity.
  • Review common and significant oral soft tissue masses.
  • Identify common and significant bone and radiographic abnormalities.
  • Identify and explore the management of common dento-alveolar complications in the outpatient clinic.
  • Understand common factors that compromise wound healing.



  • Explore and examine through dissection: superficial facial structures; the muscles of mastication; the temporomandibular joint; the infratemporal and pterygopalatine fossa, and their respective key components; and paranasal sinuses with related neurovasculature.
  • Practice local anesthetic injection sites. Through a lab activity examine “How accurate are you?”
  • Discuss details of intraoral flap design/closure.
  • Discuss and differentiate common fascia compartments and related clinical correlates.
  • Discuss common technical details related to bone grafting.