Prof. Dan M. Fliss

Topic of Presentation
Maxillectomy – Resection and reconstruction

 Prof. Dan M. Fliss M.D. FACS (Hon)


Dan M. Fliss M.D is Professor at the Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck and Maxillofacial Surgery, at Sackler School of Medicine Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel. In 2022 was appointed as Professor at the University of Nicosia, Cyprus. In 2003 he has been appointed the Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Maxillofacial Surgery at Tel Aviv Medical Center, and a year later he founded the Interdisciplinary Center for Head and Neck Oncology and Surgery. He Is also Scientific Staff at the Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, and the University of Toronto, Canada. He is currently the Scientific Secretary of the Asian Society of Head and Neck Oncology, Treasurer of the International Academy of Oral Oncology (IAOO),  member of the Executive Committee of the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncology Societies (IFHNOS), on the International Advisory Service (IAS)Task Force of the AHNS, Co-Chair of the International Skull Base Committee of the American Society for Head and Neck Surgery (AHNS) and an Honorary Member of many International Head and Neck Societies. He is a frequent invited guest speaker at many international academic events among which the prestigious Eugene N. Myers International Lecture on Head and Neck Cancer of the American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. The P.A Shah Oration at the Foundation for Head and Neck Oncology in India, The Grimm Lecture and The Percy Ireland Oration at the University of Toronto. He was also awarded the Sendulskogo commemorative medal of Russia. In 2021 he was awarded an Honorary Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Doctor Honoris Causa from Carol Davila University.

Prof. Fliss serves on the editorial boards of The Head and Neck Journal and is the Editor of the Head and Neck Section of the Skull Base Journal, The Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Journal, Oral Oncology , The Journal of Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, the European Journal of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery , and others. Prof. Fliss is the author of 350 articles and book chapters and the author of five books on Head and Neck and Skull Base Surgery: Atlas of Head and Neck Surgery (J.P. Medical), Tumors of the Skull Base and Paranasal Sinuses (Springer), Pearls and Pitfalls in Head and Neck Surgery (Karger) Atlas of Surgical approaches to paranasal Sinuses and Skull base (Springer)and Atlas of Pediatric Head and Neck ,and Skull Base surgery.(Thieme).