This unique annual rhinoplasty meeting led by world class faculty will teach attendees how to analyze the nose, diagnose common and uncommon rhinoplasty problems and develop a individualized operative plan for various rhinoplasty deformities. Instruction will include a review of the nasal anatomy and opportunity for actual hands-on experience to perform procedures on a fresh cadaver in the laboratory. The objective of this meeting is to provide physicians and residents with the necessary tools to perform best practice rhinoplasty procedures that produce optimal results in functioning and aesthetic rhinoplasty.
This symposium is designed exclusively for board certified physicians who would benefit from a refresher course in the anatomy and fundamentals of rhinoplasty. The didactic course will provide an update on specific aspects and problems of rhinoplasty. Registration is limited.
Who Should Attend:
- Plastic Surgeons
- Facial Plastic Surgeons
- Residents in the above stated 3 areas
Purpose and Content
The symposium is designed to take the participant from the basic fundamentals of rhinoplasty through the latest refinements and advancements in technique. It will consist of didactic lectures, cadaver dissections, panel discussions, question-and-answer periods, and evening DVD sessions. An anatomic nasal dissection DVD will be provided to all participants registered for the anatomy laboratory.
Participants will observe experienced surgeons demonstrate advanced closed and open rhinoplasty techniques via unedited videotaped surgery. Participants may directly engage in questions and answers with the surgeons.