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CME Credit Information
WebClinic recordings prior to 2019 are available to view for non-CME only. WebClinics offering 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ will be added to the digital library beginning in Summer 2019.
WebClinics Available in Digital Library
The Lateral Canthus: Where We Err and How You Can Make it an Enjoyable Part of Your Lower Blepharoplasties - Coming Soon!
Presenter: Wade Brock, MD
Presentation: August 6, 2019
Description: It is often assumed that adjusting the lateral canthus will be a simple and quick part of cosmetic eyelid surgery. This assumption can often lead to frustration, longer surgery time and poor results. Viewers of this webclinic
will better understand the anatomy of the lateral canthus, desirable and undesirable outcomes when altering the lateral canthus, and have tools in which to address the lateral canthus in order to meet the individual needs of the patient, maintaining
or restoring normal function and desired cosmesis.
Avoiding the Face Lift Look and Increasing Social Acceptance
Presenter: Christian Drehsen, MD
Presentation: May 7, 2019
Description: Looking to avoid the tight windswept "face lift" look and improve patient social standing, self esteem and social benefits? This presentation focuses 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.
Optimizing Eyelid Surgery Outcomes
Presenter: Kimberly Cockerham, MD, FACS
Presentation: April 2, 2019
Description: This presentation is designed to help improve gaps in understanding of brow and forehead anatomy, technique of surgery and patient selection. The audience will have an improved understanding of various techniques of fixation and combined endoscopic brow and subcutaneous use.
Endoscopic Brow Lift
Presenter: Todd L. Beyer, DO
Presentation: December 4, 2018
Description: This presentation is designed to help to improve gaps in understanding of brow and forehead anatomy, technique of surgery and patient selection. The audience will have an improved understanding of various techniques of fixation and combined endoscopic brow and subcutaneous use.
Presenter: Suzan Obagi, MD
Presentation: November 6, 2018
Description: This webinar will teach participants how to select the ideal patient candidate for skin resurfacing as well as how to evaluate, pre-treat, and postoperatively manage the patient following skin resurfacing. It will also explain how to identify and manage complications early and formulate a treatment plan based on the depth of desired resurfacing.
Hair Restoration Surgery Isn't Just Surgery Anymore
Presenter: Ryan Welter, MD, PhD
Presentation: October 2, 2018
Description: Hair restoration surgeons frequently focus on providing a singular approach to hair loss. This webinar will help participants utilize
additional non-surgical techniques into their practice and help them better understand surgical options they may not be currently using.
Use of Adipose Derived Stem Cells and Shockwave for Erectile Dysfunction
Presenter: Carlos Mercado, MD
Presentation: August 7, 2018
Description: Viewers will learn about erectile dysfunction (ED) and new treatment alternatives
including use of stem cells and low intensity shockwave therapy.
Fat Grafting - A New Spin on an Old Favorite
Presenter: Talon Maningas, DO
Presentation: July 3, 2018
Description: This webinar dives into the history of fat transfer, the science behind large volume fat transfer and
a new technique of large volume fat transfer utilizing the Wells Johnson HVP system.
Protocols to Safely Perform Medium and Deep Chemical Peels
Presenter: Desmer Destang, DDS
Presentation: June 5, 2018
Description: This webinar is designed to teach the proper management of chemical peels that penetrate
to the papillary and reticular dermis. Viewers will walk away with an understanding of pertinent skin anatomy and dermatological protocols to avoid complications.
Brow Lifts and How to Reverse Them When Gone Awry
Presenter: Dr. Kevin Kalwerisky and Dr. Ryan Diepenbrock
Presentation: April 3, 2018
Description: This webinar is designed to help surgeons understand the ideal position
of the female and male brow and to avoid over-elevation of this aesthetic unit. Furthermore, surgeons will be better equipped to treat patients with over-elevated brows or patients who desire hairline advancement.
Keys for Success in a Developing Practice
Presenter: Dr. Talon Maningas
Presentation: March 6, 2018
Description: This practice management webinar presents techniques on developing your practice identity, creating proactive
metrics and building organizational structure for success.
Early Diagnosis and Management of Bariatric Surgery Complications
Presenter: Dr. Ehab Akkary
Presentation: October 10, 2017
Description: Dr. Akkary discusses the various complications that accompany lap band, sleeve gastrectomy,
and gastric bypass procedures and how to diagnose and manage them early post-op. Proper management and referral of patients with bariatric complications as well as decreasing the overall morbidity of cosmetic surgery from undiagnosed bariatric
complications are also discussed.
Fat Transfer Techniques 2017
Presenter: Dr. Kristine Brecht
Presentation: August 15, 2017
Description: This webclinic features a review of basic fat transfer techniques and transitions to more advanced uses of Fat Transfer.
Bio-Enhanced Hair Restoration (PRP. Mesenchymal Stem Cells, ATPv)
Presenter: Dr. Marco Barusco
Presentation: July 11, 2017
Description: This webinar dives into the latest enhancements in the treatment of hair loss. Topics
include how to better advise and recommend treatment for your patients with hair loss. This webclinic will also explain current research data and clinical experiences when utilizing these new therapies.
Presenter: Dr. Suzan Obagi
Presentation: May 9, 2017
Description: This webinar will teach participants how to select the ideal patient candidate for skin resurfacing as well as how to evaluate, pre-treat,
and postoperatively manage the patient following skin resurfacing. It will also explain how to identify and manage complications early and formulate a treatment plan based on the depth of desired resurfacing.
The Use of Direct Cortical Brain Response Monitoring in Anesthesia
Presenter: Dr. Barry L. Friedberg, MD
Presentation: April 11, 2017
Description: Improve cost effectiveness by eliminating prolonged wake ups, postoperative
nausea & vomiting and opioid pain rescue.
Sublabial Approach to the Septum in Cosmetic Rhinoplasty
Presenter: Kamran Dastoury, MD, DDS and John Neary, MD, DDS, FACS
Presentation: March 7, 2017
Description: By the end of this session participants will be able to
list the anatomical landmarks of the nose and nasal septum accessed by the transoral approach, define the clinical indications, advantages, and disadvantages of this approach, demonstrate a stepwise approach for conducting this technique during
routine septoplasty procedures, and compare the clinical utilization of the transoral approach with other approaches to the nasal septum.
What to Include your Practice's Business Plan
Presenter: Jay Shorr
Presentation: October 18, 2016
Description: Every practice should have a mapped out plan for future growth. Whether you're opening a brand new practice
(and the bank requires a pro form or business plan) or you are projecting for your future, you must have a plan. Learn how to create and plan for future goals, objectives and direction. We will show you how to develop your road map, which items
are necessary before you start, and tips and tricks of what you’ll find along the way.
Fat Transfer Techniques 2016
Presenter: Kristine Brecht
Presentation: August 2016
Description: Through this WebClinic attendees will learn optimal and alternative fat transfer techniques will give better results for your
patients. Harvest techniques and pros and cons of fat transfer will be covered.
2016 Internet Marketing Plan
Presenter: David Phillips
Presentation: July 2016
Description: This course covers what is needed both to successfully market your practice, as well as a step-by-step action plan on exactly
how to do it. It is common to learn what to do but many fail to take action. This step-by-step lecture will help a practice take the leap from learning to implementation when it comes to online marketing.
PRP and Hair Restoration: What is it, How is it made, Supplements, and Results
Presenter: Carlos Puig, DO FISHRS
Presentation: July 2016
Description: There is very little real data on the use of PRP as a primary treatment
for hair loss. To make better sense of what we do know, this webinar will not only dive into the studies that have been done and the resulting information about this new technique, but it will also demonstrate how to make better use of PRP as
a therapeutic modality for the primary treatment of hair loss.
CO2 Laser Resurfacing: Maximizing Outcomes Without Complications
Presenter: Dr. Kevin Duplechain
Presentation Date: June 2016
Description: In order to best understand the ever-evolving technology and techniques in the
cosmetic surgery industry, we must constantly revisit and review what we know and what's new in laser resurfacing. Through this WebClinic, be ready to learn about the latest in carbon dioxide technologies, how to apply key physical parameters
for skin healing, and how to effectively treat each patient while minimizing the risk and complications associated with ablative laser resurfacing.
Radiofrequency as a Good Option in Rhinophyma
Presenter: Dr. Roberto Veliz
Presentation Date: May 2016
Description: Radiofrequency surgery is an effective and low-cost option for treating rhinophyma. Through this
WebClinic, you will learn how to identify when you should utilize radiofrequency, how to avoid complications, and how to achieve the best cosmetic results for each patient.
Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
Presenter: Dr. Kevin Light
Presentation Date: November 2015
Description: This webinar will guide attendees to having a working knowledge of common hormone disruptions association
with aging. Viewers will gain a comprehensive understanding of the diagnosis, treatment and long term management of several hormonal issues.
Considerations in Non-Surgical Tear Trough Correction
Presenter: Dr. Alexander Z. Rivkin
Presentation Date: September 2015
Description: This webinar will help attendees understand the injection anatomy of the peri-orbital
region, the best practices in safe injection techniques around the eye, and the variables to take into consideration when choosing a filler for the tear trough region.
Management of Medical Emergencies in the Cosmetic Surgery Office
Presenter: Elie M. Ferneini, MD, DMD, MHS, MBA, FACS
Presentation Date: July 2015
Description: This webinar will provide an overview of the management of
the most common medical emergencies encountered in our outpatient cosmetic surgery office. Guidelines and recommendations will be discussed. This course is ideal to cosmetic surgeons, mid-level providers, nurses, and estheticians.
Contemporary Long Term Treatment Planning for Hair Restoration Surgery
Presenter: Carlos Puig, DO, FAACS, FISHRS
Presentation Date: August 2015
Description: This webinar will encourage physicians to plan results for Hair
Restoration Surgery patients that last 20-30 years. With the correct treatment plan for their patients, physicians can make it so corrective surgery will not be needed in the future. This webinar is ideal for beginners in the Hair Restoration