December 14, 2018 - 10:00 am
Pediatric Plastic Surgery – A Look Behind the Curtain
Dates: Dec. 14, 2018
Event Hours: 10:00am – 12:15pm
Please stay afterwards for:
- *This is a Closed Event for Therapy 2000 Employees Only*
- This event is open to OT/ST/PT
CEU Credit: Approval is pending for 2 CEUs by TOTA, 2 CEUs by TSHA
Speaker:Dr. Huay-Zong Law
2535 Lone Star Dr.
Dallas, TX 75212
This course will briefly cover the range of services plastic surgeons offer for a number of difficult problems. Then a more in-depth look will cover common surgical repairs and treatment strategies for cleft and craniofacial surgery patients. Finally, ample time will be given for questions and answers.
About Our Speaker:
Dr. Huay-Zong Law
Dr. Huay-Zong Law is a pediatric and adult plastic surgeon serving North Texas. He specializes in cleft lip and palate, hemifacial microsomia and facial reanimation, ear molding and reconstruction, upper and lower jaw surgery and distraction, rhinoplasty and nasal reconstruction, craniosynostosis and head shape abnormalities, microsurgery, and tissue expansion.
Dr. Law was born and raised in Houston, Texas. Dr. Law graduated magna cum laude from The University of Texas at Austin. He then received his medical degree from Washington University in St. Louis and completed a public health fellowship with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Dr. Law then completed his plastic surgery training at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. He was then chosen for a fellowship at Medical City Dallas and Baylor University Medical Center focusing on Craniofacial, Pediatric, and Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Huay-Zong Law has published articles and book chapters, and has presented at meetings internationally. He enjoys medical mission trips including past trips to Honduras, Guatemala, and Haiti.
Dr. Law joined the International Craniofacial Institute to further his passion for caring for both children and adults with craniofacial needs. This institute was founded in 1971 by Dr. Kenneth Salyer. Since then over 17,000 patients have been treated from more than 30 countries. Please visit our team’s page for information about cleft lip and palate, other conditions and syndromes we treat, photographs and testimonials, and further patient resources.
- Participants will be able to describe various problems plastic surgeons are trained to tackle.
- Participants will be able to describe anatomy relevant for cleft lip and palate repair.
- Participants will be able to explain different timing and staging of cleft repairs, and the reasoning behind each strategy.
IMPORTANT INFO FOR SLP/STA CEU Credit
“Based on our CEU application method, TSHA requires all speech professionals miss no more than 10 minutes of class to receive full credit. Partial credit is not available for speech therapists. If you are late to class at start or after break by more than 10 minutes, no credit can be granted, although you are still warmly welcome to attend.”
Thank You for your understanding of this externally mandated requirement.