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

  • Mass General's emergency department has oral and maxillofacial surgeons on-call 24/7 to handle trauma and acute infection


residents doing surgery 


Halpern LR, Perciaccante VJ,  Hayes C, Susarla S, Dodson TB. A protocol to diagnose intimate partner violence in the emergency department. J Trauma 2006;60(5):1101-5.


Zimmermann C, Troulis MJ, Kaban LB.  Pediatric facial fractures: Recent advances in prevention, diagnosis and management.  Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 35(1):2-13, 2006.


Halpern LR, Susarla S, Finkel M, Dodson TB. Injury location and screening questionnaires as markers for intimate partner violence. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2005;1255-61.


Halmos DR. Ellis E 3rd. Dodson TB. Mandibular third molars and angle fractures. J Oral Maxillofac2004;62(9):1076-81.


Halpern LR, Kaban LB, Dodson TB.  Peri-operative changes in neurosensory function in mandible fractures.  J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:576-581, 2004.


Fuselier JC, Ellis, EE, Dodson TB. Do mandibular third molars alter the risk of angle fracture. J Oral Maxillofac Surgery 2002;60:514-518.


Reiter ER, Varvares MA, August M, Curtin HD.  Mucocele of the infratemporal fossa as an unusual complication of midfacial fractures.  Ann Otol Rhino Laryngol: 105(5): 522-525, 2000.


Dodson TB, Kaban LB.  Special considerations for the pediatric emergency patient.  Emergency Med Clin of N America 18(3):539-548, 2000.


Perciaccante VJ, Dodson, TB, Miller EJ, Manus, RC. Substance use, compliance, and nutrition: Risk factors for complications in patients with mandible fractures. J Craniomaxillofac Traum 2000;6:26-34.


Lee JT, Dodson TB. The effect of mandibular third molar presence and position on the risk of an angle fracture. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2000;58:394.


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