Ahmed Abdel Moniem Abdel Aziz Barakat
Future University, Egypt
Ahmed Barakat is the head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Dept., Future University, Cairo, Egypt. Worked as manager, Dental Educational Hospital, Cairo University during 2001-2008, Prof. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Cairo University during 2007, Vice Manager, Dental Educational Hospital, Cairo University during 2006-2008, also worked as Head of Implantology Unit, DentalEdcucational Hospital, Cairo University.
Since the introduction of personal computers, it started to have lots of applications in every aspect of our life. Several medical soft ware packages have been released and improved to help medical practitioners deliver a higher level of service to their patients. Oral and Maxillofacial surgery is one of the specialities that benefi tted from those applications as a tool to an in depth studying of patient’s x-rays and facial soft tissue scans with the possibility of expanding to surgical planning and surgical guidance through computer generated stents or real time navigation. The diff erent applications of of computers in OMF Surgery will be reviewed with the presentation of clinical cases and the results obtained following their treatment. Th e presentation will include patients with multitude of problems starting from impacted teeth, computer guided dental implants, mid face and mandible fractures, orthognathic surgery and tumor resection and reconstruction