The Future of Facial Nerve Care for Patients with Complex Parotid Tumors

Dr. Jacob Dey is a Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon and expert in facial reanimation. Dr. Eric Moore is a Head & Neck Surgeon and expert in the management of complex parotid tumors. They discussed the latest innovations to optimize the outcomes for patients with complex parotid gland tumors and associated facial paralysis.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand how complex parotid tumors and their treatment can lead to injury of the facial nerve.
  2. Learn how the Mayo Clinic model of care and innovative treatment options for patients with complex parotid tumors maximize both cancer treatment and optimization of facial nerve outcomes.


  • Jacob K. Dey, M.D., Facial Plastic and Reconstructivce Surgeon, Mayo Clinic
  • Eric J. Moore, M.D., Head and Neck Surgeon, Mayo Clinic


September 25, 2023

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