Face The Future Ukraine Medical Mission(ENG)

Анестезія та швидка медична допомога Загальна хірургія Оториноларингологія Пластична хірургія Хірургічна стоматологія та щелепно-лицева хірургія
Мiсце проведення:

Івано-Франківська обласна клінічна лікарня

Формат: Вебінар Трансляція
За підтримки:



Комашко Наталія Анатоліївна


кандидат медичних наук, лікар-оториноларинголог вищої категорії

голова Української асоціації «Ендоскопічної хірургії голови та шиї»


Dr. Peter A. Adamson

Organiser Canada

OOnt,MD,FRCSC,FACS Dr. Adamson is a Past Head and Professor in the Division of FPRS in the Department of OHNS at the University of Toronto. He is recognized internationally for his clinical research, teaching and leadership. Dr. Adamson is the President and Founder of Face the Future Foundation and Chef de Mission for the Ivano-Frankivsk medical mission

Dr. Anthony E. Brissett

Organiser USA

MD,FACS Dr. Brissett is a Professor, Chief of FPRS and Vice-Chair in the Department of OHNS at Weill Cornell College of Medicine and Houston Methodist Hospital. He is a widely recognized clinician, teacher, specialty leader and humanitarian. Dr. Brisset is a Board Member and Mission Director for the Ivano-Frankivsk Face the Future Foundation mission

Dr. John Frodel

Organiser USA

MD,FACS Dr. Frodel is an academic FPRS who has taught at the University of Iowa, Johns Hopkins and Geisinger Medical Center. He is a recognized leader in reconstructive facial surgery, and is currently with the Guthrie Medical Group in Ithaca, New York

Dr. Joshua Kain

Organiser USA

MD Dr. Kain is an Assistant Professor in OHNS at the Houston Methodist Academic Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College. He practices oncologic, microvascular and robotic head and neck surgery

Dr. Irena Karanetz

Organiser USA

MD Dr. Karanetz is a Ukrainian-born and -speaking plastic surgeon who is fellowship trained and specializes in face and body reconstruction. She is a member of the New York Plastic Surgical Group in New York City

Dr. Burke Bradley

Organiser USA

MD Dr. Bradley is an ABA certified Anesthesiologist in private practice at Houston Methodist Hospital. He has served in many clinical and administrative leadership roles in his group practice

Dr. Raymond Cho

Organiser USA

MD,FACS Dr. Cho is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and the Director of Orbital Surgery at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. He is a retired Colonel in the U.S. Army with experience treating oculoplastic combat injuries

Dmitry Vladimirovich Slosser

Organiser, moderator Ukraine

Plastic surgeon, Honoured Doctor of Ukraine, Leading expert in projects of 1+1 TV channels, STB, Ukraine, Leading plastic surgeon of Ukraine

Kunakh Taras Hryhorovych

Organiser, moderator Ukraine

Otorhinolaryngologist, Honoured Doctor of Ukraine, Head of the Centre for ENT Pathology at Feofania Clinical Hospital, Member of the Ukrainian Association of Endoscopic Head and Neck Surgery

Viktor Mykolayovych Yushchenko

Organiser, moderator Ukraine

Otolaryngologist of the highest category, plastic surgeon Candidate of Medical Sciences, member of the Ukrainian Association of Endoscopic Head and Neck Surgery

Yevgeny Valentinovich Yagelsky

Organiser Ukraine

Otolaryngologist of the highest category, surgeon, member of the Ukrainian Association of Endoscopic Head and Neck Surgery

Ostap Orishchak

Organiser Ukraine

Doctor of otolaryngology, assistant of the department of the Institute of IFSMU

Про подію

26, 28 and 29 March at 9.00 a.m.

We invite you to attend the international symposium

“Reconstructive Surgery for War Injuries of the Head and Neck” which will be held as part of the exchange of experience with American doctors during the FACE THE FUTURE medical mission

FACE THE FUTURE humanitarian programme, created in cooperation with the FACE THE FUTURE Foundation and the Ukrainian Association of Endoscopic Head and Neck Surgery, the Ukrainian Association of Endoscopic Head and Neck Surgery, the Still Strong Still Strong charity project and the Razom for Ukraine NGO.

The event will consist of offline and online parts.

Registration is required and the number of places is limited.
All participants will receive certificates with CPD points


international symposium

“Reconstructive Surgery of Military Head and Neck Injuries” to be held in Ivano-Frankivsk, Regional Clinical Hospital, Municipal Clinical Hospital of Ivano-Frankivsk Regional Council, 

programme of the event

8:30-9:00 Registration
9:00-9:15 Introduction
9:15-9:30 Anatomy 101 for craniofacial trauma (Joshua Kain)
9:30-10:15 Introduction to craniofacial trauma (John Frodel)
10:15-10:45 Management of frontal sinus fractures (Anthony E Brissett)
10:45-11:00 Запитання-відповіді
11:00-11:15 Refreshments
11:15-11:45 The art and science of periocular reconstruction (Raymond Cho)
11:45-12:00 Local flaps in facial reconstruction (Irena Karanetz)
12:00-12:15 Facial resuscitation (Joshua Kain)
12:15-12:45 Orbital trauma accidents: avoiding pitfalls and managing complications (Raymond Cho)
12:45-13:00 Запитання-відповіді
13:00-13:45 Lunch
13:45-14:15 Frontal flap for nasal reconstruction (Slosser Dmytro)
14:15-14:30 Basic concepts of facial scar revision (Peter Adamson) Peter A. Adamson
14:30-14:45 Scar wars: modern treatment of hypertrophic and keloid scars (Anthony E Brissett)
14:45-15:00 Запитання-відповіді
15:00-15:15 Refreshments
15:15-15:30 Autologous fat grafting for the correction of soft tissue deformities of the face (Irena Karanetz)
15:30-15:45 Methods to improve the reconstruction of the nasal tip (Peter A. Adamson)
15:45-16:30 Complex post-traumatic deformities of the soft tissues of the face. Panel discussion (Moderator: John Frodel Discussants: Anthony E Brissett, Raymond Cho, Joshua Kain, Irena Karanetz, Dmytro Slosser)
16:30-16:45 Caring for the Surgical Patient with Trauma (Amy Bradley)
16:45-17:00 Still Strong (Natalia Komashko)

17:00-17:15 Face the Future Foundation (Peter A. Adamson)


28.03.2023 – 29.03.2023 о 9.00

Live streaming of the operations


Symposium on 26 March
The cost of participation is 500 UAH

Online webinar with broadcast of operations on 28-29 March
Participation is free of charge. 

Broadcast programme:

1. 9:00-14:00 Surgical intervention:
Endoscopic left-sided ethmoidotomy, frontotomy (Draf IIB).
External frontotomy with reconstruction of the frontal sinus with a patient-specific implant. (Joshua Kain, John Frodel , Natalia Komashko, Taras Kunakh, Burke Bradley )

2. 14:30-18:00 Surgical intervention:
Rhinoplasty repeat, reconstruction of the right side of the face using an implant
(Anthony E. Brissett, Ostap Orishchak, Burke Bradley)

1. 9:00-12:00 Surgical intervention:
Functional endoscopic surgery of the paranasal sinuses. Joshua Kain, Natalia Komashko, Taras Kunakh, Burke Bradley )

2. 12:30-15:30 Surgical intervention:
Functional endoscopic surgery on the paranasal sinuses.
Joshua Kain, Raymond Cho, Natalia Komashko, Taras Kunakh, Burke Bradley )

3. 16:00-18:30 Surgical intervention:
Functional endoscopic surgery of the paranasal sinuses.
Anthony E. Brissett, Ostap Orishchak, Burke Bradley)



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Ukrainian Association of Endoscopic Head and Neck Surgery

The Ukrainian Association of Endoscopic Head and Neck Surgery is a non-governmental organisation established to develop, train and popularise endoscopic techniques for surgical treatment of head and neck pathologies in Ukraine and abroad. We disseminate new techniques, share our own experience, and conduct scientific and practical workshops.

Face the Future Foundation

Facing the future together Plastic reconstructive facial surgery that saves lives and changes the destinies of young people with complex facial deformities around the world.

Razom for Ukraine

Razom for Ukraine is a Ukrainian-American non-governmental organisation that was established to support the people of Ukraine in their quest for democracy, justice and respect for human rights.

Still Strong

"Still Strong is a charitable medical project created by like-minded people and partners.




Charitable organisation "Charitable Foundation "Pure in Heart"


KARL STORZ Training Centre in Ukraine


Bionorika Company


Healing the Children (HTC)


Su-Por Surgical Implants


MAP International


Henry Schein




Black & Black Surgical


Ukrainian Medical Association of North America


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