Sialendoscopy and Minimally-Invasive Salivary Gland Surgery

Evanston, IL US
May 22, 2016

This course is designed to educate practitioners on the important aspects of inflammatory salivary gland disease and applications of sialendoscopy. This one-day lecture and skills laboratory experience highlights the basics of salivary endoscopy indications, contra-indications, and complications.

Attendees will be able to use lecture material and practice on fresh cadaver specimens in a simulated operating room experience.

Target Audience

This activity has been designed for practicing otolaryngologists, oral surgeons, residents, and other health professionals interested in treatment of diseases of the salivary apparatus.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this conference, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize new concepts in inflammatory salivary disease;
  • Recognize the role of salivary endoscopy in patients with salivary swelling;
  • Identify ideal candidates for this salivary endoscopy;
  • Describe how to set up a sialendoscopy practice.
Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Lili Largent
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
Available credit: 
  • 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.75 Participation
Event starts: 
05/22/2016 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
05/22/2016 - 4:15pm
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 
NorthShore Grainger Center for Simulation and Innovation
2650 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
United States
  Mihir K. Bhayani, MD
  Section of Otolaryngology, NorthShore
  University Health System
  Clinical Assistant Professor
  Department of Surgery, University of Chicago
  Pritzker School of Medicine

  Jayant Pinto, MD
  Associate Professor
  Section of Otolaryngology, University of Chicago Hospitals
  Department of Surgery, University of Chicago
  Pritzker School of Medicine

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and NorthShore University HealthSystem. The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.

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