Novotel Perth Langley, 221 Adelaide Terrace,
With Dr Tony Strangio
This study club focuses on real treatment plans for real patients. Discussions will revolve around case selection, surgical placement, bone and soft tissue management, the need for grafting as well as restorative options for single, multiple and full arch cases with consideration for the patients functional and aesthetic needs. The concept for this study club is for it to be an ongoing event held on a number of occasions throughout the year. Participants are encouraged to bring models, x-rays etc of cases they are planning. To check the upcoming dates please download a copy of the event flyer at the end of this page. If you are interested in attending please note that registrations are essential for attendance.
Our next session on Thursday 20th September features a Guest Speak Dr Shyan Vijayasekaran.
Associate Professor Shyan Vijayasekaran MBBS, FRACS grew up in Perth, studied at the University of Western Australia and graduated with distinctions in Medicine and Surgery. He subsequently trained in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery in London and Perth. Shyan completed a Fellowship in Paediatric Otolaryngology with Professor Robin Cotton at Cincinnati Children's Hospital,USA. He is one of the few international graduates of this prestigious programme. Shyan was awarded the Charles Ferguson prize by the American Society of Paediatric Otolaryngology in 2005.
Shyan is the Head of Department at Perth Children's Hospital and works at several other institutions in Perth. He is a Clinical Associate Professor affiliated with the School of Surgery and the school of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia. His clinical and research interests included disorders of airway, voice, swallowing, management of hearing loss and chronic otitis media. He has published over 80 papers in peer reviewed journals, chapters in textbooks and is frequently invited to speak at national and international meetings.