6th Annual Minimally Invasive Office ENT

Hyatt Regency,
Sarasota, Florida

March 16 - 18, 2017

In this interactive panel & laboratory course, leaders in the fields of otology, rhinology, laryngology and facial plastics will discuss minimally invasive procedures that can be performed in the office to increase efficiency and effectiveness of patient care.

Course presented by the Ear Research Foundation and the New York Head & Neck Institute. For more information call 914-365-0367, or visit www.MinimallyInvasiveENT.com

Conference Agenda

Thursday, March 16th, 2017 / Hyatt Sarasota

7:30am-8:20 am Registration and Continental Breakfast  

8:20am-8:45 am Welcome and Announcements Jennifer Moss / Wazen / Catalano


8:45am-9:45 am Chronic otitis media and ET dysfunction
Moderator: Wazen
Panelists: Silverstein, Rosenberg, Choo

9:45am-1045am Contemporary management of Meniere's Disease, Superior canal fistula, and vestibular migraine
Moderator: Silverstein
Panelists: Wazen, Hoffer, Seidman

10:45am-11:10 am Break with Exhibitors  

11:10am-11:55 am Tinnitus and Hyperacusis
Moderator: Seidman
Panelists: Silverstein, Hoffer, Poe, Daugher

11:55am-12:40 pm Bone Conduction and Middle Ear Implants
Moderator: Hoffer
Panelists: Wazen, Seidman, Rosenberg, Choo

12:40pm-1:30pm LUNCH  

1:30pm-2:00pm Update on ET dilation

2:00pm-2:30 pm What you need to know about HPV

2:30pm-3:00 pm Evaluation and Management of Chronic cough
Moderator: Hopp
Panelists: Gniady, Har-El, Schaeffer

3:00pm-3:30pm Update on ObamaCare Costantino

3:30pm-4:00 pm Break with Exhibitors  

4:00pm-5:00pm Lab 1 - Balloon Sinuplasty Lab

4:00pm-5:00pm Lab 2 - BAHA & Implants Lab

4:00pm-5:00pm Lab 3 - Spirox Nasal Valve Implant

5:30pm-7:15 pm RECEPTION - sponsored by The Florida Room and Poolside

Friday, March 17th, 2017 / Hyatt Sarasota

7:30am-8:00am Continental Breakfast  

8:00am-8:10am Welcome Day 2 Weiss / Catalano


8:10am-8:40 am Balloon Sinuplasty: 10-year review
Moderator: Weiss
Panelists: Atkins, Payne

8:40am-9:40 am Challenging cases in Rhinology
Moderator: Payne
Panelists: Ghaderi, Har-El, Setliff, Conley, Singh

9:40am-10:00 am Image guided balloon sinuplasty: Where will it take us?
Atkins, Weiss

10:00am-10:25 am Break with Exhibitors  

10:25am-10:50 am Pediatric Septoplasty: Facts and myths

10:50am-11:20 am Vasomotor rhinitis: hope is on the horizon!
Ghaderi, Atkins

11:20am-12:05pm Topical/local anesthesia for in-office BSP
Moderator: Weiss
Panelists: Tseng, Mandel

12:05pm-12:50pm LUNCH  

12:50pm-1:30 pm How to manage recurring nasal poyposis
Moderator: Conley
Panelists: Pritikin, Catalano, Payne

1:30pm-2:30pm Contemporary options for nasal/sinus drug elution
Moderator: Catalano
Panelists: Tseng, Ghaderi

2:30pm-3:30 pm Managing complications of ESS
Moderator: Har-El
Panelists: Schaeffer, Payne, Conley

3:30pm-3:50 pm Break with Exhibitors  

3:50pm-4:15 pm Changing your OR paradigm: tips for increasing OR efficiency

4:15pm-5:00 pm How to manage costs and increase revenue from office surgery
Moderator: Krespi
Panelists: Hopp, Atkins, Mandel

5:00pm ADJOURN  

Saturday, March 18th, 2017 / Hyatt Sarasota

7:30am-8:00am Continental Breakfast  

Welcome Day 3 Krespi


8:00am-8:30 am Halitosis Evaluation and Management Krespi

8:30am-9:00 am PSG's: what to order, when, and why?
Moderator: Woodson
Panelists: Shangold, Friere

9:00am-9:45 am Update on BOT implants for OSA
Moderator: Hopp
Panelists: Sanders, Woodson

9:45am-10:15 am OSA: Comorbidities in perspective!

10:15am-10:35 am Break with Exhibitors  

10:35am-11:35 am Sleep Disordered Breathing in Children
Moderator: Catalano
Panelists: Walker, Friere

11:35am-12:10 pm Nasal and Sinus Surgery for OSA
Woodson, Catalano

12:10pm-1:00pm LUNCH  

1:00pm-1:35 pm Treatment Options for Primary Snoring Krespi,

1:35pm-2:30 pm Challenging Cases in Sleep Apnea
Moderator: Krespi
Panelists: Shangold, Walker, Woodson

2:30pm-2:35pm Closing Remarks  

2:35pm-3:00 pm Break with Exhibitors  

3:00pm-4:00 pm 2 Breakout Sessions: 3-3:30 Running a Hearing Aid Center and 3:30-4:00 Allergy in an ENT Practice  

3:00pm-4:00pm Lab 3 - Lasers & Snoring

3:00pm-4:00 pm Lab 4 - Eustachian Tube Balloonplasty Certification training

4:00pm-5:00pm Lab 5 - Middle Ear Endoscopy Lab

4:00pm-5:00 pm Repeat Lab 4 - Eustachian Tube Balloonplasty Certification training

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