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2018 Hot Topics Print

2018 – The Year of New Toxins: Topical, Short-Acting, and Something Better Than Botox?
Revance – Brian Biesman, MD
Bonti – Alan Matarasso, MD
Evolus – Rui Avelar, MD

Panel: What’s the Difference and Why Should I Start Using a New Toxin?
Panelists: Rui Avelar, MD, Brian Biesman, MD, Haideh Hirmand, MD, lan Matarasso, MD, and W. Grant Stevens, MD

New Developments in Medispa and Practice Management
Subscription Aesthetic Services – HintMD – A. Jay Burns, MD
The Financial Impact of Skin Care in a Plastic Surgery Practice – Ryan Austin, MD
The Future of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Practices – Henry Mentz, MD

Panel: Practice Building Essentials in 2018
Panelists: Ryan Austin, MD, A. Jay Burns, MD, Bradley Calobrace, MD, Henry Mentz, MD, and W. Grant Stevens, MD

What’s New in Non-Invasive Aesthetics
A New Filler: Renuva Allograft Adipose Injectable – Brian Kinney, MD
A New Filler: PB & B Technology – Anthony Aho
The US Injectable Landscape for 2018 and What’s on the Horizon? – Julius Few, MD
Breaking it Down: Monopolar, Bipolar, Noninvasive RF Technologies – Barry DiBernardo, MD
A Threadlift Renaissance? – Julius Few, MD

Panel: Minimally Invasive Aesthetics That Will Change My Practice
Panelists: Anthony Aho, Barry DiBernardo, MD, Julius Few, MD, Haideh Hirmand, MD, Brian Kinney, MD and W. Grant Stevens, MD

The World of Breast Implants
My Experience with Over 1000 Operations Using Motiva Implants, and Why They Will Change the Game – Marcos Sforza, MD
Update on Motiva US and Canada Premarket Study – Caroline Glicksman, MD
Implants Surface Static Electricity – Can We Further Minimize Biofilms? – Micheal Scheflan, MD
Understanding ALCL: Putting the Science into Practice – William P. Adams Jr, MD
Scientific Classification of Breast Implant Texturization – Anand Deva, MD
The Clinical Significance of BALA: Breast Augmentation Under Local Anesthesia – Daniel A. DelVecchio, MD
Does Product Superiority Beat Marketing? A Review of 5 FDA 10-Year Core Studies

Panel: State of the Art Breast Augmentation Surgery 2018 -   M. Bradley Calobrace, MD
Panelists: William P. Adams Jr, MD, M. Bradley Calobrace, MD, Daniel Del Vecchio, MD, Anand Deva, MD, Caroline Glicksman, MD, Michael Scheflan, MD and Marcos Sforza, MD

The White Hot Lecture 2018: Death by Fat
The Reasons Patients are Dying from this Procedure and How to Stop It – Daniel Del Vecchio, MD

Panel: Staying Safe in Gluteal Fat Grafting
Panelists: Daniel Del Vecchio, MD, Simeon Wall Jr., MD and Henry Mentz, MD

Getting Under Your Skin – New Development in Skin Science
The Skin: A Barrier or a Bioavailability Breakthrough – Ryan Beal
Topical Modification of the Extracellular Matrix – Alan Widgerow, MD
Vivace RF Microneedling – Stephen Ronan, MD
Emerging Uses of PRP – Ashley Gordon, MD
How to Incorporate Topical PRP at Home – W. Grant Stevens, MD
Alpha and Beta Defensins for Topical Skin Rejuvenation – Barry DiBernardo, MD
Injectable Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum (CCH) for the Treatment of Cellulite – Lawrence Bass, MD

Panel: State of the Art Skin Care
Panelists: Lawrence Bass, MD, Ryan Beal, Barry DiBernardo, MD, Ashley Gordon, MD, Stephen Ronan, MD, W. Grant Stevens, MD and Alan Widgerow, MD

Future Tech Today: Breakthroughs in Minimally-Invasive Surgery and Non-Surgical Skin Tightening
Xact Facelifting    Christopher Godek, MD
Rotational Fractional Resection – Larry Berkowitz, MD
Cytrellis Fractional Coring Skin Tightening Technology – Jason Pozner, MD
BodyTite – Spero Theodorou, MD
FaceTite – Jason Pozner, MD

Panel: The Master Debaters – New Devices
Panelist: A. Jay Burns, MD, Barry DiBernardo, MD, Christopher Godek, MD, Jason Pozner, MD, W. Grant Stevens, MD, Spero Theodorou, MD and Larry Berkowitz, MD

New Closure Assist Devices and Tissue Glues
BRJJIT Update – Felmont Eaves, III, MD
Hot Topics Throw Down: Drains, Tissue Glues, and The Truth – Joseph Hunstad, MD and Mark Jewell, MD

Panel: Do Closure-Assist Devices and Products Really Help Me? Efficacy, Efficiency and Economics
Panelists: Felmont Eaves, III, MD, Ashley Gordon, MD, Joseph Hunstad, MD, Mark Jewell, MD, and Henry Mentz, MD

New Tech and Controversies in Feminine Rejuvenation
Where Are We With ThermiVa and Other Technology in Our Practice – Heather Furnas, MD
Genevieve by Viveve – Jennifer Harrington, MD
Experience InMode RF – Aviva Preminger, MD
diVa Laser – Jennifer Walden, MD
How To: Measuring Improvement After Nonsurgical Vaginal Rejuvenation – Marissa Tenenbaum, MD

Panel: Vaginal Rejuvenation – The Final Frontier or Just Another Passing FadPanelists: Jamil Ahmad, MD, Heather Furnas, MD, Jennifer Harrington, MD, Aviva Preminger, MD, Marissa Tenenbaum, MD, and Jennifer Walden, MD


Closing Remarks


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Dan Mills, MD
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