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SYM S048 - Soft Tissue Augmentation: The Nasolabial Fold and Beyond

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Monday, March 24

CME Credits: 3.00

Location: Room 102/104/106

Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Seth L. Matarasso, MD, FAAD

  • Mathew M. Avram, MD, FAAD
  • Vince Bertucci, MD, FAAD
  • Fredric S. Brandt, MD
  • Kimberly J. Butterwick, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Joel Lee Cohen, MD, FAAD
  • Sue Ellen Cox, MD, FAAD
  • Zoe Diana Draelos, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Rebecca L. Fitzgerald, MD, FAAD
  • Timothy C. Flynn, MD, FAAD
  • Shannon Humphrey, MD, FAAD
  • Susan H. Weinkle, MD, FAAD

Learning Objectives:
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Select the appropriate product for the underlying anatomic defect(s).
  • Demonstrate the proper technique(s) for soft-tissue augmentation for anatomic areas aside from the nasolabial fold.
  • Select the appropriate treatment paradigm and avoid adverse reactions.

At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to: become familiar with all available dermal fillers; select the appropriate product for the underlying anatomic defect(s); identify new indications; demonstrate the proper technique(s) for soft-tissue augmentation for anatomic areas aside from the nasolabial fold; recognize adverse reactions; select the appropriate treatment paradigm; and; describe advanced treatment pearls that can enhance your existing technique


Monday, March 24
2:00 PMIntroducation / Dr. Matarasso
2:10 PMManagement of Filler Complications: Is There a Standard of Care? / Dr. Avram
2:25 PMThe Filler Consultation: Fillers Fill-Lifts Lift / Dr. Weinkle
2:40 PMIt’s not the Filler-It’s the Filler / Dr. Butterwick
2:55 PMThe Use of Fillers off of the Face / Dr. Brandt
3:10 PM“The Life of Pi” The Use of Mathematical Proportions to Achieve Excellent Filler Results / Dr. Flynn
3:25 PMIs there an “Ideal Lip” and how to Create It / Dr. Cohen
3:40 PMAre Cheeks the New Lips? Volumizing the Upper Third of the Face / Dr. Humphrey
3:55 PMTraditional Uses of fillers on the Face / Dr. Bertucci
4:10 PMNew Fillers or New Hype / Dr. Cox
4:25 PMManagement of the Dissatisfied Patient / Dr. Draelos
4:40 PMQuestions & Answers / All faculty