Presentation Date & Time: Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 8:00pm CST
Title: “Avoiding the Face Lift Look and Increasing Social Acceptance"
Presenter: Christian Drehsen, MD, Medical Director, Clinique of Plastic Surgery
In his 25 years as a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Christian Drehsen, M.D., has served thousands of patients, recovering their unique beauty with natural looking results. Dr. Drehsen has earned his place as one of Florida’s leading plastic surgeons. Well known for his unique vision and exceptional skill in performing facial procedures, he has overcome the common limitations of standard face-lift procedures and developed an original technique for facial rejuvenation, the Refresher Lift methods to obtain a naturally refreshed and re-energized look.
Dr. Drehsen received his Bachelor of Science degree from Lovanium University and his medical degree from Free University of Brussels. Upon completion of his Doctorate of Medicine, he came to the United States, where he received a complete training in general surgery, followed by a comprehensive training in all fields of plastic surgery at the University of Louisville in Kentucky.
Dr. Drehsen’s innovative approach and expertise in plastic surgery has been recognized by the public as well as by his medical colleagues through his multiple appearances on television and radio and several lay or national peer-reviewed presentations and medical publications. He is a recipient of the Florida Medical Association’s Distinguished Physician Award and has been honored several times as Top Surgeon in plastic surgery by the Consumer Research Council of America.
Target Audience: Intermediate
Description: Looking to avoid the tight windswept "facelift" look and improve patient social standing, self esteem and social benefits?This presentation will focus on a more holistic approach to facial rejuvenation, vertical vs. horizontal face lift and the importance of dual plane brow lift. Safety tips and anatomical landmarks will be covered and participants will be able to palliate the shortcomings and distortions often present in primary and secondary facial rejuvenation procedures.
- Describe the expression enhancement of facial rejuvenation
- Describe the anatomical base and technique of the Refresher Lift and dual plane brow lift
- Identify and avoid the "face lift look"
- Identify technical pearls to avoid face lift complications and distortion
Disclosure of Financial Relationships: Dr. Christian Drehsen does not have personal financial relationships with any commercial interests.
Price: $49 for AACS Members | $99 for Non-members
CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION CREDIT INFORMATION
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Surgeons and American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
The American College of Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Of the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed above, a maximum of 1.0 credits meet the requirements for Self-Assessment.