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Robert A. Strauss, D.D.S., M.D.

Robert A. Strauss, D.D.S., M.D.

Professor and residency program director

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Wood Memorial Building
521 North 11th Street
Box 980566
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0566
Phone: (804) 628-6637
Fax: (804) 828-0056
Email: rastraus@vcu.edu


Education

  • M.D., University of Health Sciences Antigua, 2002
  • Certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Michael Reese Medical Center, 1984
  • Certificate in Anesthesiology, Michael Reese Medical Center, 1981
  • G.P.R., Buffalo General Hospital, 1980
  • D.D.S., University of Buffalo, 1979

Board certification

  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Expertise

  • Laser Surgery of the Head and Neck (Cosmetic and Pathology)
  • Facial and Jaw Reconstructive Surgery
  • Jaw and Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Snoring and Sleep Apnea Surgery

Research interests

  • Laser and cosmetic surgery
  • Sleep apnea
  • Anesthesia
  • Orthognathic and reconstructive surgery

Publications

Wlodawsky R, Strauss RA: Intraoral use of lasers in OMS. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin NA Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin NA 16(2): 149-163, 2004

Brandon S, Strauss RA: Complications of Laser Surgery in OMS. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin NA Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin NA 16(2): 289-299, 2004

Strauss RA: Lasers in the management of snoring and sleep apnea. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin NA Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin NA 16(2): 255-267, 2004

Wlodawsky R, Abubaker AO, Strauss RA: Ameloblastoma: A pathologic review and discussion of four case reports. Rehab Onc 22 (1): 10-15, 2004

Strauss RA: Lasers in the management of snoring and mild sleep apnea. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin N Amer 14: 319-331, 2002.

Strauss RA, Gregory B, McMunn W: Cosmetic Skin Resurfacing. Sel Read Oral Maxillofac Surg 9(3):1-32, 2001

Burns JA, Strauss RA: Melanotic neuroectodermal tumor of infancy. Emedicine Journal 2(1), 2001 Isaacson RJ,

Strauss RA, Bridges-Poquis A, et al: Moving an ankylosed tooth using orthodontics, surgery and osteogenic distraction. Angle Orthod 71(5):411-8, 2001

Abubaker AO, Strauss RA: “Osteoplastic genioplasty: surgical technique and comparison with allogeneic genioplasty” Hellen Arch Oral Maxillofac Surg 1(2): 83-89, 2000

Strauss RA: “Lasers in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery” Dent Clin N Am 44(4):851-873, 2000

Strauss RA, Gregory B, Jones G. “A comparison of postoperative pain between laser and scalpel biopsies” Submitted to Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Path. Awaiting acceptance.

Strauss RA, Abubaker AO: Genioplasty: Osteoplasty vs alloplastic augmentation. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 58:783-787,2000

McAndrew B, Strauss RA: “Displacement of the genioglossus muscle following genial advancement for sleep apnea” JOMS 58:1040-1043, 2000

Rollert MK, Strauss RA, Abubaker AO, Hampton C: New Horizons: Telemedicine Consultations in OMFS. JOMS 57(2), 136-138, 1999

Strauss R.A., Silloway K.A.: “A comparison of intubated vs inhalational general anesthesia for ambulatory oral and maxillofacial surgery” J Oral Maxillofac Surg 56(9): 1035-1038, 1998