Critical Facial Blocks in Cleft Lip and Palate Repair

During this demonstration, Pediatric Anesthesiologist Dr. Glenn Merritt explains key concepts of nerve blocks that are commonly used on Operation Smile surgical programs. The topics covered include Understanding Nerve Blocks in Cleft Lip and Palate Repair, Anatomy and Bony Landmarks for Facial Nerve Blocks, Infraorbital Nerve, Supra Zygomatic Nerve and Intraoral Nerve Block Techniques, as well as Safety Considerations.

Glenn Merritt MD, Pediatric Anesthesia
Children’s Hospital Colorado, USA