Publications from the faculty of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

  • The first documented use of ether was an oral and maxillofacial surgery procedure performed by dentists at Mass General



Abramson Z, Susarla S, Troulis M, Kaban L. Age-related changes of the upper airway assessed by 3-dimensional computed tomography.  J Craniofac Surg, 20(Suppl 1):657-663, March 2009.


B Friedland, RB Donoff, TB Dodson.  The Use of 3-Dimensional Reconstructions to Evaluate the Anatomic Relationship of the Mandibular Canal and Impacted Mandibular Third Molars.  Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, August 2008: 1678-1685.


Goldwaser B, Chuang SK, Kaban LB, August M.  Risk Factor Assessment for the Development of Osteoradionecrosis.  J Oral Maxillofac Surg, 65:2311-2316,2007.


Glowacki J, Schulten AJM, Perrott D, Kaban LB.  Nicotine impairs distraction osteogenesis in the rat mandible.  Int J Oral Max Surg 37(2): 156-161, 2008.


Olsen J, Papadaki M, Troulis MJ, Kaban LB, O’Neill MJ, Donoff RB.  Using Ultrasound to Visualize the Lingual Nerve.  J Oral & Maxillofacial Surg, 65:2295-2300, 2007.


Levine MH, Goddard AL, Dodson TB. Inferior alveolar nerve canal position: A clinical and radiographic study. J Oral Maxillfac Surg 2007;65:470-4.


Susarla S, Dodson TB. Pre-operative CT Imaging in the Management of Impacted Mandibular Third Molars. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2007;65:83-8.


Dodson TB. The role of computerized tomography in the management of impacted third molars. NY State Dental J 2005;71:32-5.


Sedaghatfar M, August MA, Dodson TB. Panoramic radiographic findings as predictors of inferior alveolar nerve exposure following third molar extractions. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2005;63:3-7.


Blaeser B, August M, Kaban LB, Donoff RB, Dodson TB.  Radiographic risk factors for inferior alveolar nerve injury during third molar extraction.  J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2003;61:417-421.

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