Section Orthognathic

Section Chairman, North America
Tirbod Fattahi

University of Florida, College of Medicine, Jacksonville

Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Jacksonville, Florida, USA

Section Past Chairman, North America
Faisal Quereshy

Case Western University

Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Cleveland, Ohio, USA 

Section Members

Shahid Aziz

Rutgers University

Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Newark, New Jersey, USA


Stephanie Drew

Emory University

Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Goals and tasks of the orthognathic section

The section covers the entire spectrum of orthognathic procedures including the relationship between functional improvements and aesthetic symmetry. Preoperative planning, virtual planning, distraction osteogenesis, aesthetic surgery as well as orthodontic considerations are major fields of interest. Also included in the section's focus is improvement of the airway for patients with sleep apnea.

News of the section orthognathic

Module 2 - Congenital & Developmental Deformities

Module 2 focuses on principles of clinical treatment of congenital and developmental deformities in the pediatric and adult patient more...

S.O.R.G. Europe

Meet the Experts in Berlin, January 2014

The course "Surgery First- Developments in Orthonathic Surgery" in Berlin, was the place to be for numerous oral and maxillofacial surgeons as well as orthodontists. more...

Bologna 2013 | Conference on Craniofacial Anomalies

Craniofacial disorders come with in multitude of different forms and expressions. For the first time S.O.R.G. tried to cover the different pathologies and therefore give a comprehensive overview on the various craniofacial pathologies. more...