Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2022 Does the Levasseur-Merrill Retractor Provide Reliable In Vivo Guidance for the Intraoral Vertical Ramus Osteotomy?Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  80:1740-1746. 2022
2022 An Evaluation of Jaw Tracking Movements in Patients with Total Joint Replacements versus a Control GroupMedicina.  58. 2022
2020 Complications of Dentoalveolar SurgeryOral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.  32:649-674. 2020
2020 Outcomes and Survivorship of Biomet Microfixation Total Joint Replacement System: Results From an FDA Postmarket StudyJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  78:1499-1508. 2020
2020 Team approach in the management of revision surgery to correct bilateral temporomandibular joint replacementsJournal of Orthodontics.  47:156-162. 2020
2020 An Institutional Review: Which Metrics Correlate With a Successful United States Medical Licensing Examination Step 1 Score?Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  78:179-183. 2020
2019 Managing Bone Grafts for the MandibleOral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.  31:317-330. 2019
2019 A comprehensive treatment approach for idiopathic condylar resorption and anterior open bite with 3D virtual surgical planning and self-ligated customized lingual applianceAmerican Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.  155:560-571. 2019
2018 Advancements in Maxillofacial Trauma: A Historical PerspectiveJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  76:2256-2270. 2018
2017 Temporomandibular total joint prosthesis infections: a ten-year retrospective analysisInternational Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  46:596-602. 2017
2014 Temporomandibular joint arthritis as an initial presentation of acute myeloid leukemia with myelodysplasia-related changes: A report of an unusual caseJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  72:1677-1683. 2014
2014 The use of three-dimensional evaluation in the management of a complex patient with mandibular fracture: A 5-year evaluationJournal of Craniofacial Surgery.  25. 2014
2013 Autogenous and Prosthetic Reconstruction of the EarOral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.  25:271-286. 2013
2013 Reconstruction of Acquired Temporomandibular Joint DefectsOral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.  25:251-269. 2013
2013 Surgical Navigation in ReconstructionOral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.  25:313-333. 2013
2013 Maxillofacial ReconstructionOral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.  25:13. 2013
2013 Review and recommendations for the prevention, management, and treatment of postoperative and postdischarge nausea and vomitingOral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology.  115:601-611. 2013
2012 Use of recombinant bone morphogenetic protein 2 in free flap reconstruction for osteonecrosis of the mandibleJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  70:1991-1996. 2012
2012 Revisiting the supraforaminal horizontal oblique osteotomy of the mandibleJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  70:421-428. 2012
2011 Bone grafting the mandibleDental Clinics of North America.  55:673-695. 2011
2011 Bone Grafting the MandibleOral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.  23:209-227. 2011
2011 Free flap reconstruction of self-inflicted submental gunshot wounds.Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction.  4:25-34. 2011
2011 Reoperative Temporomandibular Joint SurgeryOral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.  23:119-132. 2011
2010 Vertical Ridge Augmentation Using Titanium MeshOral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.  22:353-368. 2010
2009 Barrier Membranes Used for Ridge Augmentation: Is There an Optimal Pore Size?Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  67:1218-1225. 2009
2008 Reconstruction of the Maxilla and Mandible With Particulate Bone Graft and Titanium Mesh for Implant PlacementJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  66:235-245. 2008
2007 Traumatic wound myiasis: an unusual finding in maxillofacial trauma.Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  65:2083-2086. 2007
2007 Bisphosphonates and osteonecrosis of the jaws: Science and rationaleOral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology and Endodontics.  104:186-193. 2007
2007 Methemoglobinemia-an unusual cause of intraoperative hypoxiaOral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology and Endodontics.  103:197-202. 2007
2006 Desmoplastic fibroma of the jaw: A case report and review of literatureOral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology and Endodontics.  101:82-94. 2006
2005 Intraoperative imaging techniques: a guide to retrieval of foreign bodies.Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology and Endodontics.  100:614-618. 2005
2005 Biphasic and preferentially oriented microcrystalline calcium phosphate coatings: In Vitro and in Vivo studiesKey Engineering Materials.  284-286:207-210. 2005
2003 Transnasal jet ventilation is useful adjunt to teach fibreoptic intubation: A preliminary reportCanadian Journal of Anaesthesia.  50:1056-1060. 2003
2002 Lesion of floor of the mouthJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  60:804-807. 2002
2002 Negative pressure pulmonary edemaOral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology and Endodontics.  93:4-6. 2002
2001 Inferior alveolar nerve repositioningAtlas of The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.  9:93-128. 2001
2001 Review of systemic lupus erythematosusOral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology and Endodontics.  91:512-516. 2001
2001 Soft tissue changes of the upper lip associated with maxillary advancement in obstructive sleep apnea patientsJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  59:151-156. 2001
2001 Temporary stabilization of the mandible with an external fixation deviceJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  59:1374-1375. 2001
2000 Alloplastic augmentation of the face.Atlas of The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.  8:127-191. 2000
2000 Mixed radiolucent/radiopaque lesion of the maxillaJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  58:86-90. 2000
1998 A case report. Chondromatosis of the temporomandibular joint.Journal of the American Dental Association.  129:1010-1013. 1998
1998 Chondromatosis of the temporomandibular jointJournal of the American Dental Association.  129:1010-1013. 1998
1998 Problems and abnormalities found on routine clinical head and neck examination.Seminars in Orthodontics.  4:99-112. 1998
1993 Long-term skeletal stability after rigid fixation of Le Fort I osteotomies with advancementsInternational Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  22:82-86. 1993
1993 Secondary management of the nose in the cleft patientInternational Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  22:195-199. 1993

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2015 Zygomatic Implants.  42-47. 2015

Teaching Activities

  • 90-809 - MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY (Spring Term 2012)
  • CD626 - Graduate Implantology II (Spring Term 2019)
  • CD626 - Graduate Implantology II (Spring Term 2020)
  • CD626 - Graduate Implantology II (Spring Term 2022)
  • CD689 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2009)
  • CD689 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2019)
  • CD731 - Graduate Implantology I (Fall Term 2019)
  • CD731 - Graduate Implantology I (Fall Term 2020)
  • CD731 - Graduate Implantology I (Fall Term 2021)
  • CD731 - Graduate Implantology I (Fall Term 2022)
  • DENT1207 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2011)
  • DENT1207 - Pain & Anxiety Control (Spring Term 2009)
  • DENT1207 - Pain & Anxiety Control (Spring Term 2010)
  • DENT1215 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2012)
  • DENT1215 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2013)
  • DENT1215 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2014)
  • DENT1215 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2015)
  • DENT1215 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2016)
  • DENT1215 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2017)
  • DENT1215 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2018)
  • DENT1215 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2019)
  • DENT1215 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2020)
  • DENT1215 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2021)
  • DENT1215 - Dental Anesthesia (Spring Term 2022)
  • DENT2136 - Pain and Anxiety Management I (Fall Term 2007)
  • DENT2136 - Pain and Anxiety Management I (Fall Term 2008)
  • DENT2201 - Oral Surgery I (Spring Term 2010)
  • DENT2201 - Oral Surgery I (Spring Term 2011)
  • DENT2235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2012)
  • DENT2235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2013)
  • DENT2235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2014)
  • DENT2235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2015)
  • DENT2235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2016)
  • DENT2235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2017)
  • DENT2235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2018)
  • DENT2235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2019)
  • DENT2235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2020)
  • DENT2235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2021)
  • DENT2235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2022)
  • DENT2262 - Pain and Anxiety Management l (Spring Term 2009)
  • DENT2262 - Pain and Anxiety Management l (Winter Term 2008)
  • DENT3136 - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery I (Fall Term 2007)
  • DENT3136 - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery I (Fall Term 2008)
  • DENT3136 - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery I (Fall Term 2009)
  • DENT3162 - Pain & Anxiety Management II (Fall Term 2007)
  • DENT3162 - Pain & Anxiety Management II (Fall Term 2008)
  • DENT3162 - Pain & Anxiety Management II (Fall Term 2009)
  • DENT3244 - Oral & Maxillofacial Surg II (Spring Term 2009)
  • DENT3244 - Oral & Maxillofacial Surg II (Spring Term 2010)
  • DENT3244 - Oral & Maxillofacial Surg II (Winter Term 2008)
  • DENT3545 - Oral Surgery Clinic D3 (Fall Term 2022)
  • DENT4545 - Oral Surgery Clinic D4 (Fall Term 2022)
  • DENT5235 - Oral Surgery D2 (Spring Term 2016)
  • PG512 - Dental Clinical Pathology (Fall Term 2012)
  • PG512 - Dental Clinical Pathology (Spring Term 2014)
  • PG514 - Dentoalveolar Surgery (Fall Term 2009)
  • PG514 - Dentoalveolar Surgery (Fall Term 2010)
  • PG514 - Dentoalveolar Surgery (Fall Term 2011)
  • PG514 - Dentoalveolar Surgery (Fall Term 2012)
  • PG517 - Oral & Max Microbio Seminar (Spring Term 2011)
  • PG523 - OMS Anatomy (Fall Term 2009)
  • PG523 - OMS Anatomy (Fall Term 2010)
  • PG523 - OMS Anatomy (Spring Term 2011)
  • PG523 - OMS Anatomy (Spring Term 2012)
  • PG523 - OMS Anatomy (Spring Term 2013)
  • PG523 - OMS Anatomy (Spring Term 2014)
  • PG527 - Graduate Implantology II (Spring Term 2019)
  • PG527 - Graduate Implantology II (Spring Term 2020)
  • PG527 - Graduate Implantology II (Spring Term 2022)
  • PG550 - OMS Pathology (Spring Term 2008)
  • PG550 - OMS Pathology (Spring Term 2009)
  • PG552 - Postgraduate Oral Pathology (Spring Term 2010)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Fall Term 2011)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Fall Term 2012)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Fall Term 2013)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Fall Term 2014)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Fall Term 2015)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Fall Term 2016)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Fall Term 2017)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Fall Term 2018)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Fall Term 2019)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Fall Term 2020)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Fall Term 2021)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Spring Term 2012)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Spring Term 2013)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Spring Term 2014)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Spring Term 2015)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Spring Term 2016)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Spring Term 2017)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Spring Term 2018)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Spring Term 2019)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Spring Term 2020)
  • PG571 - Special Topics in Oral Surgery (Spring Term 2021)
  • PG584 - Maxillofacial Trauma (Fall Term 2007)
  • PG584 - Maxillofacial Trauma (Fall Term 2008)
  • PG584 - Maxillofacial Trauma (Fall Term 2009)
  • PG584 - Maxillofacial Trauma (Fall Term 2010)
  • PG584 - Maxillofacial Trauma (Fall Term 2011)
  • PG584 - Maxillofacial Trauma (Fall Term 2012)
  • PG584 - Maxillofacial Trauma (Spring Term 2011)
  • PG584 - Maxillofacial Trauma (Spring Term 2012)
  • PG584 - Maxillofacial Trauma (Spring Term 2013)
  • PG584 - Maxillofacial Trauma (Spring Term 2014)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2007)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2008)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2009)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2010)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2011)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2012)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2013)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2014)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2015)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2016)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2017)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2018)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2019)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2020)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2021)
  • PG589 - Conscious Sedation (Fall Term 2022)
  • PG600 - Post-Grad Craniofac Deformitie (Spring Term 2008)
  • PG600 - Post-Grad Craniofac Deformitie (Spring Term 2011)
  • PG601 - Dentoalveolar Surgery (Fall Term 2007)
  • PG602 - Esthetic Surgery (Spring Term 2022)
  • PG602A - Esthetic Surgery Continued (Spring Term 2008)
  • PG603 - Orthognathic Surgery (Fall Term 2010)
  • PG603 - Orthognathic Surgery (Fall Term 2011)
  • PG603 - Orthognathic Surgery (Spring Term 2009)
  • PG603 - Orthognathic Surgery (Spring Term 2011)
  • PG603 - Orthognathic Surgery (Winter Term 2008)
  • PG603A - Orthognathic Surgery Continued (Spring Term 2008)
  • PG604 - Micro Surgery (Spring Term 2011)
  • PG604 - Micro Surgery (Spring Term 2012)
  • PG604 - Micro Surgery (Spring Term 2014)
  • PG605 - OMS Anatomy Seminar (Fall Term 2008)
  • PG605 - OMS Anatomy Seminar (Fall Term 2010)
  • PG606 - Graduate Implantology I (Fall Term 2019)
  • PG606 - Graduate Implantology I (Fall Term 2020)
  • PG606 - Graduate Implantology I (Fall Term 2021)
  • PG606 - Graduate Implantology I (Fall Term 2022)
  • PG606 - Surgical Implantology (Fall Term 2015)
  • PG606 - Surgical Implantology (Fall Term 2016)
  • PG606 - Surgical Implantology (Fall Term 2017)
  • PG606 - Surgical Implantology (Fall Term 2018)
  • PG606 - Surgical Implantology (Spring Term 2009)
  • PG606 - Surgical Implantology (Spring Term 2010)
  • PG606 - Surgical Implantology (Spring Term 2012)
  • PG606 - Surgical Implantology (Spring Term 2013)
  • PG606 - Surgical Implantology (Spring Term 2014)
  • PG606A - Surgical Implantology Continue (Spring Term 2008)
  • PG607 - TMJ Disorders (Spring Term 2009)
  • PG607 - TMJ Disorders (Spring Term 2011)
  • PG607 - TMJ Disorders (Spring Term 2013)
  • PG607 - TMJ Disorders (Spring Term 2015)
  • PG607 - TMJ Disorders (Spring Term 2017)
  • PG607 - TMJ Disorders (Spring Term 2019)
  • PG607 - TMJ Disorders (Spring Term 2021)
  • PG793 - Anesthesia/Gen Surg Seminar (Spring Term 2009)
  • STP2999DI - TRAUMA TO THE MAXILLOFACIAL REGION (Spring Term 2016)
  • STP2999FE - HOSPITAL-BASED EXPERIENCE IN ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY (Fall Term 2016)
  • STP2999FG - PRACTICE-BASED EXPERIENCE IN ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY (Spring Term 2017)
  • STP299AC - GENERAL COSMETIC SURGERY (Spring Term 2017)
  • STP299BH - GENERAL COSMETIC SURGERY II (Fall Term 2017)
  • STP299BK - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY IN PRIVATE PRACTICE (Spring Term 2018)
  • Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Internship
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1988
  • Doctor of Dental Science in Dentistry, Louisiana State University System : University of New Orleans 1984
  • Full Name

  • Patrick Louis