Curriculum Vitae for Lee “Mac” Whitesides

PERSONAL DATA

Place of Birth:   Gastonia, NC    
Office:   4700 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Ste 400
Dunwoody, Ga 30338
   
Cell:   404-932-9964    

EDUCATION

9-88 to 6-92   Doctor of Medical Dentistry
MEDICAL COLLEGE OF GEORGIA School of Dentistry
Augusta, Georgia
6-84 to 5-86   Masters in Medical Science in Anesthesia and Patient Monitoring Systems
EMORY UNIVERSITY
Atlanta, Georgia
9-80 to 5-84   Bachelors of Science (Biology)
DAVIDSON COLLEGE
Davidson, North Carolina

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

7-97 to Present   Private Practice Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in Atlanta, GA
7-93 to 6-97   Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND MEDICAL SYSTEMS, Baltimore, Maryland
7-92 to 6-93   General Practice Resident Dentistry
MAIMONIDES MEDICAL CENTER, Brooklyn, New York
6-86 to 12-90   Physician’s Assistant in Anesthesia
CRAWFORD W. LONG HOSPITAL OF EMORY UNIVERSITY, Atlanta, Georgia
6-89 to 5-92   Physician’s Assistant in Anesthesia
MEDICAL COLLEGE OF GEORGIA HOSPITAL, Augusta, Georgia

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Diplomate: American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Dental Association
  • Georgia Dental Association

PUBLICATIONS

  • Whitesides LM; Ferreria LR; Ord RA. Audit of Clinical Information and Diagnosis Supplied to the Pathologist Following Biopsy for Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Maryland State Dental Journal, vol.38 no.2 p. 63~5, 1995.
  • Whitesides LM; Dreesen EB: Fortuitous Discovery of an Aspirated Denture Flange during Bronchoscopy. J Oral & Maxillofac Surg, vol. 55 no.4 p.408-410, 1996.
  • Whitesides LM, Exler A: Intraoperative Damage and Correction of Pilot Balloon during Orthognathic Surgery. Anesthesia Progress, vol 44, no 1, p. 38-39, Winter 1997
  • Whitesides LM: Implant Dentistry. GDA Action, p. 17, Sept. 1997.
  • Whitesides LM: Current Surgical Concepts. Distraction Osteogenesis: A Surgical Alternative, vol. 9 no. 1, 1997.
  • Whitesides LM: Florid Cemento-Osseous Dysplasia: Case Report. GDA Action , p. 13. May 1998
  • Whitesides LM: Cosmetic Surgery. The Vinnings Gazette. Vol. 2, no. 6, p.32 & 38, May 1998.
  • Whitesides LM: Cosmetic Dentistry. The Vinnings Gazette. Vol 2, no. 8, p.35, July, 1998
  • Whitesides LM, Karesh J, Pomerantz S, Rothman M.: OMFS Online: Spontaneous Hemorrage Associated with an Orbital Varix. OMFS Online, vol 1, no. 4. http://www.OMFS.ORG.
  • Whitesides LM, Silverstein L: Pediatric Sialithiasis: Case Report. OMFS Online, vol. 1 no. 5, http://www.omfs.org/vol1_5dir/Whitesides/whitesides1_5.html
  • Whitesides LM: The Internet & Dentistry. Alpha Omegan, vol 92 no. 1, May 1999, p. 39-40.
  • Silverstein LH, Whitesides LM: Alloplastic bone grafting around dental implants. http:// www.2.e-dental.com/content/news/article.asp? POSTED 8-1-99
  • Whitesides LM: Finding a solution for the post-traumatic parotid sialocele, Letter to the Editor. J Oral & Maxillofac Surg 57: 1447, 1999
  • Whitesides LM, Cutto-Colombo C, Meyers RAM: Necrotizing Fascititis of Odontogenic Orgin: A case report & review of the 12 cases. J Oral Maxillofac Surg,Vol 58 no. 2 p. 146-151, 2000
  • Keenan M, Landino L, Whitesides LM: Rapid orthodontic movement of teeth through mandibular distraction regenerate zone enhanced by platelet rich plasma. Proceeding of the 3rd International Congress on Cranial and Facial Bone Distraction Osteogenesis, Paris, France June 14-16, 2001
  • Whitesides LM, Wunderle RC: Distraction Osteogenesis: Two Case Reports. Orthodontic Cyberjournal. www.oc-j.com/june01/distraction:htm. Posted 9-1-01
  • Whitesides LM, Meyer RA. Effect of Distraction Osteogenesis on the severely hypoplastic mandible and inferior alveolar nerve function. Abstract presentation 4th International Congress on Craniofacial Distraction Osteogenesis Paris, France July 3-5, 2003
  • Whitesides LM, Meyer RA. Effect of Distraction Osteogenesis on the severely hypoplastic mandible and inferior alveolar nerve function. J Oral & Maxillofac Surg vol 62, no 3 p 292-297, 2004.
  • Whitesides LM, Guerrero C, Wunderle RC: Mandible Reconstruction Using a 2-Phase Transport Disc Distraction Osteogenesis: A Case Report. J Oral & Maxillofac Surg vol 63, no. 2,p.261-266, 2005
  • Whitesides LM: Evaluation of the Atlantis Abutment in Implant Restoration: Inside Dentistry, p.98-99, vol. 2 no 7,Sept 2006
  • Whitesides LM, Radwan A, Sharawy M. Sinus floor augmentation using a composite graft of bone morphogenic protein-2 and allogenic cancellous bone (Puros): Case Report. J Oral Implantology vol 32 no. 5, p. 259-264, 2006
  • Distraction Osteogenesis: Mandibular Advancement in Conjunction with Traditional Orthognathic Surgery. Clinical Review of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Mosby St. Louis MO, p. 223-226, 2008
  • Whitesides LM, Stevens M, Ferguson H, Scott D. Maxillary Sinus Augmentation with rhBMP-2 & simultaneous Implant Placement: A report of two cases. J of Implant and Advanced Clinical Dentistry vol 4  no 1 p. 17-23, 2012
  • Whitesides LM. Etiology, Identification, and Management of Infections of Dental Origin. J Legal Nurse Consult, in press
  • Whitesides LM> Introduction to Dental Implants for the Legal Nurse Consultant. J Legal Nurse Consult, in press
  • Whitesides LM, Bagheri SC. Distraction Osteogenesis: Mandibular Advancement in Conjunction with Traditional Orthognathic Surgery. Clinical Review of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Mosby St. Louis MO, 2nd edition, p. 313-317, 2013
  • Whitesides LM, Aslam-Pervez N, Warburton G. Cone Beam Computed Tomography Education and Exposure in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Training Programs in the United States, J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2015 # 73 (3), 522-8.

     Whitesides LM. Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Is Dentistry Ready for a New Standard of Care? Dental Tribune: No. 4, p.6-11, 2014 http://www.dentaltribune.com/epaper/issues/product/90

     Whitesides LM: Can Cone Beam Computer Tomography be considered a new standard of care? The Nugget Sacramento District Dental Society. April 2015

     Whitesides LM: Choosing the Right Dental Expert Wittness for a Dental malpractice case. J Legal Nurse Consult. Vol 26 # 3 Fall 2015

LICENSE

  • Georgia

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Northside Hospital – Atlanta

HONORS and SPECIAL TRAINING

  • President School of Allied Health EMORY UNIVERSITY (1984-1986)
  • Recipient of American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Award (1992)
  • Appointed to the National Dean’s List (1991)
  • Member of All-American Scholar’s Society (1991)
  • Recipient of Georgia Academy of General Dentistry Scholarship (1990, 1991)
  • Lorenz Surgical Course: Implementation of Bioabsorable Rigid Fixation Systems in Maxillofacial Surgery. University of Maryland Medical Systems, Feb. 1997
  • Lasers in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery: Diagnosis, Treatment, & Uses of the CO2 laser in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Jan. 1998.
  • Distraction Osteogenesis Workshop: Cirugia Maxilo-Facial, Caracas, Venezuela Aug. 5-8th, 1998.
  • Microneurosurgery for the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon: University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, April 30th to May 2nd, 1999.
  • European Assoc. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons meeting: Distraction In Brugge. Brugge, Belgium, Sept 6-8th 1999
  • Advance Bone Grafting for Implant Dentist: Palm Harbor, FL 2-6-03 to 2-9-03 Dr. Mike Pikos of Costal Jaw Surgery
  • Bone Morphogenic Protein Seminar, Philadelphia PA, April 2010
  • Nobel Biocare MALO Bar Attachment Denture Seminar, NJ, Sept 2012
  • Georgia Dental Association Leadership Class of 2012
  • Georgia dental Association Leadership Class of 2013 & 2014: Chairman

GUEST LECTURES & PRESENTATIONS

  • Whitesides LM: Cervical Necrotizing Fascititis of Odontogenic Origin poster presentation. 19th American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons meeting in Cleveland, Ohio, 4-30-98 to 5-1-98
  • Atlanta Orthofacial Surgicenters “Lunch & Learn”: Treatment & Evaluation of the Dental Patient for Cancerous & Pre-cancerous lesions. 7-15-98
  • Atlanta Orthofacial Surgicenters “Lunch & Learn”: The Internet & Dentistry. 11-17-98
  • North Fulton Hospital Study Club: Treatment & Evaluation of the Dental Patient for Cancerous & Pre-cancerous lesions. Roswell, GA. 11-24-98
  • Atlanta Orthofacial Surgicenters “Lunch & Learn”: The Internet & Dentistry. 2-24-98
  • American College of Oral & Maxilofacial Surgeons Meeting, Orlando Flordia, Feb 25-28, 1999 workshop: How to Market Yourself as a Distraction Osteogenesis Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
  • Atlanta Orthofacial SurgiCenters “Lunch & Learn”: Distraction Osteogenesis of the Maxillofacial Skeleton, Atlanta GA, 6-10-99
  • Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry Dept. of Orthodontics: Distraction Osteogenesis for the Maxillofacial Skeleton 7-12-99
  • Northside Dental Study Club: Distraction Osteogenesis for the Maxillofacial Skeleton, Marietta, GA. 7-20-99
  • Columbia-Cartersville Medical Center Dept. of Emergency Medicine: Diagnosis & Treatment of Mandible Fractures 7-27-99
  • Emory University Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery: Distraction Osteogenesis for the Maxillofacial Skeleton 8-12-99
  • Sweatwater Dental Hygiene Society: Treatment & Evaluation of the Dental Patient for Cancerous & Pre-cancerous lesions. Douglasville, GA. 10-10-99
  • Atlanta Oral & Facial Surgery “Lunch & Learn” Treatment & Evaluation of the Dental Patient for Cancerous & Pre-cancerous lesions. 10-11-99
  • Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity Fall Meeting: Distraction Osteogenesis for the Maxillofacial Skeleton. Atlanta, GA. 11-2-99
  • North Fulton Hospital Study Club: Distraction Osteogenesis for the Maxillofacial Skeleton. Roswell, GA. 11-23-98
  • Atlanta Oral & Facial Surgery Seminar in Distraction Osteogenesis: Anesthesia for Distraction Osteogenesis Surgery, May 6-8, 2000 Marietta Ga
  • Implant Dentistry of Washington Bone Symposium: Distraction Osteogenesis for the Maxillofacial Skeleton. July 14 & 15, 2000, Port Ludlow, Washington
  • Whitesides LM, Guerrero C, Wunderle RC, Bell WH: Reconstruction of the Mandible using transport disk distraction osteogenesis. Abstract presentation 3rd Annual Distraction Osteogenesis Meeting, Dallas Tx, Baylor College of Dentistry, Nov 10-12, 2000
  • Whitesides LM, Guerrero C, Bell WH, Wunderle RC: Reconstruction of the Mandible using transport disk distraction osteogenesis. Abstract presentation 3rd International Congress on Craniofacial Distraction Osteogenesis Paris, June 14-16, 2001
  • Emory Study Club May 2002: Distraction Osteogenesis for the Maxillofacial Skeleton. Atlanta Ga 5-28-02
  • 43rd Annual Hinman Dental Meeting: Distraction Osteogenesis of the Maxillofacial Skeleton for the Implant Dentist Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta Ga March, 2003
  • Fourth International Congress on Distraction Osteogenesis, Paris, France. The Effect of Distraction Osteogenesis on the Hypoplastic Mandible & Inferior Alveolar Nerve Function, July 2003
  • Fourth International Congress on Distraction Osteogenesis, Paris, France: Poster Presentation: Distraction Osteogenesis of Grafted Bone in the Maxilla July 2003
  • MCG Maxicourse: Distraction Osteogenesis of the Maxillofacial Skeleton for the Implant Dentist, Marriott North, Atlanta Ga July, 2003
  • Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity Atlanta Chapter Clinician’s Brunch: Reconstruction of the Mandible using Transport Disc Distraction Osteogenesis September 7, 2003
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry 52nd Meeting: Alveolar Reconstruction using Distraction Osteogenesis, Nov. 4-7th, 2003
  • MCG Maxicourse: Advanced Life Support for the Implant Dentist. Atlanta, GA, 1998 to 2011 (yearly)
  • MCG Maxicourse: Distraction Osteogenesis for the Maxillofacial Skeleton, Marriott North, Atlanta Ga. July 2002 thru July 2006
  • MCG Maxicourse: Treatment of the Medically Compromised Patient, April 2009
  • Metro North Study Club: Use of Bone Morphogenic Protein-2 in Maxillofacial Skeletal Reconstruction. October 2009.
  • Practical Oral Surgery: GHSU Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Dept: 2012
  • Practical Oral Surgery: Emory University Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery: 2012
  • Moderator: Cone Beam CT as an Emerging standard of care. Atlanta, GA 8.16.12
  • AALNC webinar: Dental Implants August, 2012
  • Atlanta Chapter of AALNC meeting: Dentistry 101, Atlanta, Ga. 2012
  • Practical Oral Surgery: University of Maryland Medical Systems
    Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 2013
  • Practical Oral Surgery: New York Metropolitan Hospital Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 2013
  • Practical Oral Surgery Resident Lecture Series: University of Tennessee-Memphis Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 2013
  • Georgia Regents University Maxicourse. Risk Management for the Implant Dentist and Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office, May 2013
  • California Implant Institute: Risk Management for the Implant Dentist and Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office, July 2013
  • Georgia Regents University Maxicourse. Platelet Rich Plasma use and application in Dental Implant Therapy, August, 2013
  • Alpha Omega Clinician’s Brunch: The Evolution of Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Is Dentistry ready for a new Standard of Care? November, 2013