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Recommendations for Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Month from the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Apr 12, 2024 | admin

To promote public awareness of head and neck cancer, board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeons share facts and tips.

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Meet Dr. Beomjune “BJ” Kim, Head and Neck Oncologic Surgeon

Apr 10, 2024 | admin

In recognition of Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Month, we are sharing interviews with several of our Board-Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons who specialize in Head and Neck Oncologic and Reconstructive Surgery. Here, we hear from Beomjune “BJ” B. Kim, DMD, MD, FACS.

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Spring Board Meeting Recap

Apr 05, 2024

ABOMS President, Dr. Pushkar Mehra, gives a summary of the recent spring Board meeting in St. Thomas.

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Oral Certifying Examination: A Summary of the 2024 Exam

Mar 27, 2024 | admin

We conducted the 2024 Oral Certifying Examination from February 5th - 9th, 2024 in Raleigh, NC, with 90 ABOMS Examination Committee members overseeing the examination process for 383 Candidates.

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Patient Safety Awareness Week: Why It’s Important to Choose a Board-Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Mar 10, 2024 | admin

As we observe Patient Safety Awareness Week, it’s essential to highlight the importance of choosing a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon to address diseases, injuries, defects, and cosmetic concerns in the head, neck, face, jaw, and the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region. Here, we discuss ABOMS Board Certification, why it matters, and how you can confirm you’re in the best of hands when choosing a qualified OMS surgeon.

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Meet Dr. Deepak Kademani, Head and Neck Oncologic Surgeon

Feb 28, 2024 | admin

We sat down with head & neck cancer surgeon Dr. Deepak Kademani to learn about his career & recommendations for patients.

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Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons: What They Do and Why You Should Choose a Board-Certified Doctor

Jan 16, 2024 | admin

Oral maxillofacial surgery (OMS) is a specialized medical field that diagnoses and treats diseases, injuries, and defects in the head, neck, face, and jaws, including the hard and soft tissues of this region. The specialty is especially nuanced as it requires dental, medical, and surgical skills to offer comprehensive, effective care and thereby enhance functionality and aesthetics. Here, we highlight common procedures OMS surgeons perform and why you should choose a board-certified provider when seeking reconstructive or cosmetic facial care.

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The Diplomate, Winter 2023 Edition

Dec 14, 2023

Your latest ABOMS newsletter, The Diplomate Winter 2023 Edition, is now posted and available to view!

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Announcing Dr. Pushkar Mehra as the Next ABOMS President

Nov 17, 2023 | admin

We are proud to recognize the contributions of Immediate Past President Dr. Bernard Costello and look forward to supporting Dr. Pushkar Mehra as he steps into the role of ABOMS President for 2023-2024.

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Giving Thanks: How ABOMS Diplomates Impact Their Communities

Nov 16, 2023 | admin

This Thanksgiving season, the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (ABOMS) is grateful for the selfless service of our numerous Diplomates. Below, we highlight two doctors in particular whose contributions as oral surgeons and leaders are making a broad, positive impact in their local communities.