Module VI (Dubai): Intensive Hands-on Procedural Training In Chemical Peels, Sclerotherapy, and Body Contouring

2018 - 05 - Dubai - Aesthetic Fellowship Hands On

Module VI - Dubai - May 10-11

Only: $2,500.00

2018 - 10 - Dubai - Aesthetic Fellowship Hands On

Module VI - Dubai - Oct. 8-9

Only: $2,500.00

DAY ONE: Chemical Peels in Aesthetic Medicine

Upon completion of the module, the participant will:

  • Successfully diagnose dermatologic conditions that are appropriately treated with chemical peels and identify the depth of chemical peel necessary to achieve full correction
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of the chemical peeling agents including retinols, enzymes, alpha hydroxy acids, beta hydroxy acids, Jessnor solution, TCA, phenol, and combination peels. Understand how the concentration, PH, exposure time, and number of applications of these agents affect the depth of the chemical peel
  • Know how to prescribe proven regimens for pre and post peel care which optimize the safety and clinical outcomes of chemical peels
  • Learn how to prescribe combinations of chemical peels and products in proven strategies for treatment of the dermatologic conditions to encourage patient compliance and to achieve optimal results.
  • Demonstrate correct techniques for aesthetic facial cleansing, lymphatic drainage, massage, steam activation, and mask application
  • Be familiar with aesthetic equipment, supplies procedures, staffing and pricing and pricing as well as standard incentive programs for employees
  • Conduct aesthetic consultations with patients desiring chemical peels including accurate diagnosis; treatment planning, pre peel preparation and post peel care. All forms, protocols, patient education materials, and resources will be made available
  • Participate in an interactive demonstration session with aesthetic experts performing chemical peels on live models in a clinical setting
  • Deliver chemical peels using "best practice" standards including consultations, diagnosis, choosing the appropriate peel agent, concentration, exposure time, and number of passes, delivering the peel, and prescribing pre and post peel care
  • Submit a case study on an aesthetic chemical peel using these standards and obtain level 4 CME credit through USF Department of Professional Development

Day TWO: Body Contouring

Upon completion of the module, the participant will:

  • Understand the incidence, prevalence, etiology, pathology, and clinical presentation of venous disease
  • Demonstrate of working knowledge of venous anatomy including: the Anterior Tibial, Posterior Tibial, Peroneal, Popliteal. Femoral, Common Femoral, Perforators, Greater Saphenous, Short Saphenous, reticular and spider veins
  • Conduct an aesthetic consultation with patients desiring treatment of venous disease including patient education regarding the progressive and chronic nature of venous disease, to establish reasonable patient expectations for treatment
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform a medical history and physical examination to accurately predict the extent of venous disease
  • Utilize diagnostic tools including cw doppler, transillumination, photoplethysmography, and duplex ultrasonography for diagnosing the extent of venous disease in individual patients
  • Have a working knowledge of the properties of the available sclerosants including the standard concentrations used for each size of vessel. The sclerosants used include hypertonic saline, sotradecol, and polidocanol. Sources, pricing, and practical experience with dilution will be made available for all of these products
  • Develop and understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of insurance billing for the treatment of venous disease. Forms, methodology, and cpt codes discussed
  • Prescribe the appropriate type of compression stocking for each venous treatment and understand it's important role in achieving successful clinical outcomes
  • Understand the indications and contraindications of each form of sclerotherapy as well as the risks and potential complications. Understand the increase risk of sclerotherapy in patients on HRT or who have hypercoagulability states and how to manage these risks
  • Have a working knowledge of how to diagnose and treat the complications of sclerotherapy including deep venous thrombosis, superficial phlebitis, necrosis, intra-arterial injection, tissue necrosis, hemosiderin staining, and hyperpigmentation
  • Participate in an interactive demonstration sessions with vascular experts delivering "best practice" standards in sclerotherapy
  • Develop skill in performing sclerotherapy on live patients with specialists according to "best practice" standards including consultation, physical exam, diagnostic studies, diagnosis, patient education, and appropriate post procedural care
  • Submit a case study to receive Level 4 CME through USF Department of Professional Development
  • Have a working knowledge of the prevalence, etiology, and pathophysiology of the conditions addressed in Body Contouring including obesity, localized adiposity, and cellulite
  • Understand the importance of body image in treating aesthetic patients and the ideal proportions for both male and female forms
  • Perform body mass index measurements, anthropomorphic measurements, and medical photography to document clinical presentation and results
  • Prescribe organic whole foods, low glycemic diet along with appropriate detoxification, hormone balancing, and treatment of food allergy for optimal BMI
  • Prescribe exercise plans for individual clients based on age, gender, physical health, BMI, and current activity level to help achieve optimal body contour
  • Diagnose the different forms of cellulite in individual patients in order to prescribe appropriate treatments. Understand the co-morbid conditions of lymphedema, lipedema, and venous stasis
  • Develop a working knowledge of aesthetic devices and energies used in body contouring including Radiofrequency, Acoustic wave, Infrared energy, a novel chilling device, and lymphatic massage. Gain practical knowledge from aesthetic experts regarding the utility and effectiveness of these devices as well as their specific indications
  • Develop a working knowledge of the active ingredients use in mesotherapy for the treatment of cellulite including procaine, aminophylline, phosphotidyl choline, deoxycholate, mellilotus, and platelet rich plasma
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skill in the use of lipodissolve for the treatment of localized adiposity
  • Conduct aesthetic consultations with patients including medical history, life style, patient concerns, patient education regarding the available technology and practices and effectively communicate expected results. All forms and protocols will be provided
  • Participate in an interactive session with experts performing bodycontouring treatments on aesthetic patients according to "best practice" standards
  • Perform bodycontouring treatments on patients including consultations, diagnosis, dietary prescription, exercise prescriptions, choice of appropriate device or modality, delivery of the treatment and patient education. These will be done with the guidance of an aesthetic expert
  • This combined with the knowledge gained in Module III will enable physicians to be expert in providing state of the art of body contouring