Curriculum Breakdown

Surgical Activity

The department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at CWRU offers comprehensive training in all the major aspects of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. In addition to performing cases of reconstructive, orthognathic, pathology and trauma surgery, we are one of the very few OMFS programs that offers a comprehensive training in the field of esthetic surgery performed in the hospital and clinical settings. The surgical cases from the 2013-2014 academic year are broken down in the main categories of OMFS surgery:

A pie chart showing the breakdown of the Case Western Reserve OMFS Curriculum: approximately 1/3 to facial traume and 1/3 to reconstructive, with the remainder split among pathology, esthetic surgery and orthogathnic/craniofacial