Cranio-maxillofacial Operative Surgery Cadaver Workshops

12-14 October 2022

Welcome to Cranio-maxillofacial Operative Surgery Cadaver Workshops

12-14 October 2022

Surgical Training Centre, University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust, UK

Three days hands-on operative surgery on fresh human cadaveric material with only one
dissecting delegate per operating side


This three day fresh cadaver workshop covers the whole range of cranio-maxillofacial procedures.
With an UK based faculty that brings together expertise from maxillofacial, ophthalmic and ENT surgery and neurosurgery.
The short interactive lectures focus on current surgical techniques and outline the modern
management of maxillofacial pathology in a multidisciplinary setting.
The operative surgery practice on fresh cadaveric material provides a realistic setting with close supervision with only two dissecting participants per operating table (one per side)
The course is directed to maxillofacial surgery trainees during their central period of specialist surgical training.


Day 1
  • Lectures:
  • Orbital anatomy
  • Approaches to the orbit and zygomatic area
  • Dermal fillers and the use of Botulinum toxin
  • Upper and lower blepharoplasty and lateral canthotomy
  • Facial skin surgery
  • Operative surgery practice:
  • Subcilliary, transconjunctival and upper
  • blepharoplasy approach
  • Lateral Canthotomy, Cantholysis
  • Orbital floor, inferior orbital rim and
  • fronto-zygomatic area reconstruction
  • Intraoral and Gillies’ approach to the zygomatic bone
  • Dermal fillers and botulinum toxin A infiltration
  • Upper and lower blepharoplasty
  • Facial skin flaps
  • Wedge excision, Karapandjic and Abbe flaps
Day 2
  • Lectures:
  • Surgical approaches for craniofacial trauma
  • Overview of orthognathic surgical procedures
  • Operative surgery practice:
  • Tracheostomy
  • Coronal and pericranial flap
  • Anterior craniotomy and cranialisation of the
  • frontal sinus
  • Lateral fronto-orbitotomy
  • Harvesting calvarial bone grafts
  • Surgically assisted rapid expansion SARPE
  • Le Fort I Osteotomy
  • Forward sliding saggital split mandibular osteotomy
Day 3
  • Lectures:
  • Temporomandibular Joint Surgery
  • Surgical approaches to the fractured mandibular
  • condyle
  • Salivary glands surgical procedures
  • Operative surgery practice:
  • TMJ arthrocentesis and arthroscopy
  • Eminectomy and high condylar shave
  • Transparotid, retromandibular and submandibular
  • approaches to the condyle
  • Removal of sublingual and submandibular salivary
  • glands
  • Superficial parotidectomy and principles of
  • extracapsular dissection

Book Your Place

To book your place please use the form below

Completed registration form and full payment must be received before the course

Your place will only be secured and confirmed after full payment has been received

Full payment details below

£1200 per dissecting delegate


Bank transfer
Bank: Natwest
Business Account Name: Midlands Surgical Co
Sort code: 60 – 21 – 57
Account number: 62214829
IBAN: GB84NWBK60215762214829

Confirmation of booking will be sent after the payment has been processed


For further information please contact:
Mr Liviu M Hanu-Cernat
Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire
Clifford Bridge Road
Coventry CV2 2DX