March 13, 2013

Wright State Orthopaedics offers educational session on plastic surgery March 19

Woman's faceDAYTON—Wright State Orthopaedics will offer an educational session on plastic surgery on Tuesday, March 19, at 7 p.m., in the Family Medicine Conference Room in the Wright State Physicians building on the campus of Wright State University (725 University Blvd.). The session, “Plastic Surgery: It Is More Than Just Cosmetics,” is free and open to the public.

Salim N. Mancho, D.O., assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery, division of plastic surgery at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, will speak about types of breast reconstruction, pediatric craniofacial surgery and how to safeguard or minimize the complications of cosmetic surgery at the March 19 session.

Mancho completed a craniofacial fellowship at the University of Southern California. He is the chief of craniofacial/pediatric plastic surgery at the Boonshoft School of Medicine.

In addition to the March 19 educational session, Wright State Orthopaedics will offer other sessions on a variety of topics, from concussions to hip problems. These sessions will be offered on April 23 and May 21 at 7 p.m. in the Family Medicine Conference Room in the Wright State Physicians building at Wright State University. For more information and to register, contact Julie Knauff at jrknauff@mvh.org or (937) 208-2741.