Educational Courses by Day — Sunday, April 29, 2018

4:30pm – 6:30pm ♦ 2-Hour Courses – 2 CME credits per course

506 Optimizing the Neck Lift: Platysmaplasty, Bands and Submandibular Gland without Submental Incision
2 CME credits
Discounted pre-registration fee: $140 On-site fee: $190
Raul Gonzalez, MD
Level: Comprehensive                    Organization: Didactic
Desired outcomes: 

  • Review procedures involving an extended neck lift can be done without submental incision, with less undermining and several other advantages
  • Describe step by step the LOP, lateral overlapping platysmaplasty, and the advantages over the medial plication: simplicity, safety, efficacy and outcomes    
  • Describe the anatomy of the submandibular gland and how to do partial resections using lateral approach, much safer and easy than through the submental incision    
  • Discuss the etiology of platismal bands and how to perform closed or semi open platismotomy without submental incision
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