DDS, Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine
Dr. Baur is currently Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at CWRU School of Dental Medicine. He is also Chief of OMFS at University Hospitals/Case Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Prior to his current position, Dr. Baur retired as a Colonel after 24 years in the U.S. Army. His last assignment in the Army was at Eisenhower Army Medical Center at Fort Gordon, GA, where he was OMFS residency program director from 2003-2007. Dr. Baur is a graduate of CWRU School of Dental Medicine, and completed his OMFS training at William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX. He later went on to complete a 2-year fellowship at the University of Michigan in Head and Neck Surgery. Dr. Baur's areas of clinical interest are in tumor and reconstructive surgery of the head and neck. He also has interests in salivary gland tumors, surgical management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea, TMJ surgery, and cosmetic surgery of the face. He has published extensively in the peer reviewed literature, has written three book chapters, and is a co-editor of an Atlas of OMFS
Dr. Baur has research interest in the salvage of ischemic skin flaps, surgical anatomic landmarks, and wound healing.
ischemic skin flap; parotid gland; wound healing
Rowshan HH, Parham MA, Baur DA, et al: The Effects of Intermittent Systemic Administration Of Recombinant Human Parathyroid Hormone (PTH 1-34) on Mandibular Fracture Healing in Rats. J Oral Maxillofacial Surg, 68(2): 260-267, 2010
Rowshan HH, Baur DA, co-editors. Management of the Airway, Atlas of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America 18(1), 2010
Rowshan HH, Baur DA: Tracheostomy. Atlas of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America 18(1):39-50, 2010
El A, Gou W, Baur DA, et al: Pseudoaneurysm of The External Carotid Artery Secondary to Subcondylar Fracture: A Case Report. Accepted for publication, 2011 IJOMS.
Bushey AW, Boice JG, Lander MA, Baur DA: Utilization of the Tympanomastoid Fissure for Intraoperative Identification of the Facial Nerve; A Cadaver Study. Accepted for Publication, 2011, JOMS
El A, El H, Polomo M, Baur DA: 3D Airway Analysis in an OSA Patient. Accepted for Publication, 2011, JOMS
American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons; Examination Committee, Pathology and Reconstruction Section. Appointed 2007
Ohio Society OMS; Hospital affairs committee, 2007
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons; Committee on Continuing Education and Professional Development, appointed 2009
Chalmers J. Lyons Academy of Oral Surgery, elected Membership Chairman, 2009
Chalmers J. Lyons Academy of Oral Surgery, appointed Spring Meeting Chairman 2010