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Vegas Cosmetic Surgery 2011


									The 7th Annual
Vegas Cosmetic
Surgery 2011
                 An International

                                   Plastic Surgery

                               Facial Plastic Surgery

                               Oculoplastic Surgery


                     June 22nd - 26th, 2011
                    The Bellagio, Las Vegas
                         S. Randolph Waldman, MD, Course Director
                         Edwin Cortez, MD, Course Director
                         Renato Saltz, MD, Course Director

                                                        RESOURCES, INC
                                                        A Non-Profit Company
    “T      he Multi-Specialty meeting is consistently one of the best
            meetings I attend every year. I always return with clinical and
    practice management pearls that I can immediately implement into my
                                                                                Multi-Specialty Foundation for
                                                                                Aesthetic Surgical Excellence
             practice. But the key is the tips are practical and real.
                             -Steven Dayan, M.D.
                      Facial Plastic Surgeon, Chicago, IL
                                                                                The purpose and mission of the Multi-Specialty Foundation For

      “I    felt that your meeting was terrific in many ways. For
             many years, I have felt that the future of aesthetic medicine
         and surgery will depend upon communication and educational
                                                                                Aesthetic Surgical Excellence (F.A.S.E.), a not-for-profit
                                                                                educational foundation, is to foster a spirit of cooperation and
                                                                                understanding between four specialties that are primarily
       exchange between the “best of the best” of facial plastic surgeons,      involved in the science, practice and teaching of facial aesthetic
       plastic surgeons, oculoplastic surgeons, and dermatologists. Your        surgery. The foundation’s main objective is the creation and
                   meeting consistently addressess that effort.”
                                                                                maintenance of a recurring annual symposium that includes the
                               Malcolm Paul, M.D.
                       Plastic Surgeon, Newport Beach, CA                       leading educators and teachers from the fields of Oculoplastic
                                                                                Surgery, Dermatology, Facial Plastic Surgery and Plastic Surgery.

   Program Highlights & Hot Topics                                              Instructional “How I Do It” Seminars
   • Live Demonstrations-Back by Popular Request                                                                  (Partial List)
   • 40 Consecutive “How I Do It” Workshops
   • Emerging Technology Forum                                                    • Facelifting: Which Procedure for Which Patient?
   • Medico-Legal Forum                                                           • Browlifting: Decision Making and Techniques in 2010
   • NEW! Real Patient Focus Groups!                                              • Lower Eyelid Blepharoplasty Alternatives
   • All NEW! Skincare Workshop for Nurses / Aestheticians                        • Ultrasound Assisted Technology - The New Fountain of Youth?
   • COMPLICATIONS in Aesthetic Surgery-25 Brief Case Presentations               • Latest Update on Non-Surgical Body Contouring?
   • Free Papers Session                                                          • Aesthetic Otoplasty
   • The Advantages of Structural Fat Grafting Over Facial Fillers                • Rhytidectomy Combined With Fat Grafting
   • Are Mini-Facelifts a Better Answer Than Traditional Facelifting?             • Avoiding Complications in Blepharoplasty
   • Revision Rhinoplasty Pearls                                                  • Ablative Resurfacing With Peels and Lasers
   • Do the New Ultrasound Technologies Tighten the Face and Neck?                • Techniques for Facial Fat Grafting
   • Individualizing Your Approach to Skin Rejuvenation                           • Follicular Unit Grafting in a Single Session
   • Non-Surgical Rejuvenation Lasers Evaluated                                   • Simplifying the Facelift Procedure
   • Improving Patient Safety During Anesthesia                                   • Pearls for Using Fillers in the Lips and Folds
   • Fillers and Toxins-Which Ones, Why, and What About the New Ones?             • Facelifting: 30Years of Experience Including Problems and Complications
   • Evidenced Based Medicine Update on Current Technology                        • Rejuvenation of the Upper Face and Mid-Face at Upper and Lower
   • Effective and Safe Treatments for Skin of Color                              Blepharoplasty
   • How to Best Manage Lower Lid Fat Prolapse?                                   • A Forty Year History of Facelifting: Has Anything Changed and Why?
   • Mid-Facelifting-Is There a Single Best Technique                             • Phenol/Croton Oil Peels Including Modified Combinations
   • Incisionless Blepharoplasty vs Transcutaneous-Selection Process              • Simultaneous Facelift and Fat Injections
   • External Lipolysis Devices....Will They Work For Us?                         • Finesse in Rhinoplasty
   • How to Get the Best Cervicomental Angle
   • Is There Really an Effective Treatment for Malar Puffiness?                - And much more!!!!!!
   • Autologous Revolumization of the Face
   • A Return to Phenol\Croton Oil Peeling
   • Facial Implants vs. Use of Facial Fillers
                                                             “A        s usual you put together an outstanding
                                                                         meeting. Think of all the patients whose
                                                                 outcomes will be improved and the young doctors
   • Solving the Tear Trough Problem-Fillers vs. Surgery          who will be inspired to contribute to the field.”
   • The Heavy Neck-Optimizing Results                                       - Robert Goldbert, M.D.
   • What Cosmeceuticals Can Actually Make a Difference?              Oculoplastic Surgeon, Los Angeles, CA
   • Must We Always Excise Skin to Effectively Treat Neck Skin Laxity?
   • Traditional vs. the Newer Fractional CO2 Lasers.....Are We Really Get-
   ting the Same Results?
   • Plication vs. Imbrication of the SMAS-Is There Really a Difference?

   - And much more!!!!!!

“Y    ou have created a unique and very valuable educational
       experience for core aesthetic physicians, and I shall certainly
recommend next year’s conference to my colleagues and to physicians
                        whom I precept.”
                     -Hema Sundaram, M.D.
                   Dermatologist, Fairfax, VA
                                                                                                   “T      here is no doubt that this meeting has set a new
                                                                                                            paradigm for facial cosmetic surgery teaching.”
                                                                                                                  -E. Gaylon McCollough, M.D.
                                                                                                            Facial Plastic Surgeon, Gulf Shores, AL
   For more information visit us at
“A     s an aesthetic industry expert, I go to all the aesthetic
        conferences throughout the U.S. and I can confidently say
 this meeting, is by far, the most comprehensive I’ve ever seen.”
                                                                                   The very best international
                                                                            multi-disciplinary faculty ever assembled!
                        -Catherine Maley, MBA
             Cosmetic Image Marketing, Sausalito, CA                        2011 Meeting Directors:                       2011 Specialty Advisors:
                                                                                                                          Jason Pozner, M.D. - Plastic Surgery
  The Managing and Marketing of the                                         S. Randolph Waldman, M.D.                     Mary Lupo, M.D. - Dermatology
                                                                            Edwin Cortez, M.D.                            Robert Goldberg, M.D. - Ophthalmology
  Aesthetic Practice (Non-CME)                                              Renato Saltz, M.D.                            Paul Nassif, M.D. - Facial Plastic
                                                                                                                          Woffles Wu, M.D. - Plastic Surgery
  •   EMR vs Paper Records
                                                                            Dermatologists                                Ron Mancini, MD, Los Angeles, CA
  •   How to Make Your Patient’s Office Visit Positively Memorable          Jeanine Downie, MD, Montclair, NJ             Guy Massry, MD, Beverly Hills, CA
  •   Converting Sales Leads                                                Rebecca Fitzgerald, MD, Los Angeles, CA       Jeff Nerad, MD, Cincinatti, OH
  •   Telephone and Communication Skills                                    Michael Gold, MD, Nashville, TN               Stuart Seiff, MD, San Francisco, CA
  •   Top 10 List of Marketing No-No’s                                      Jennifer Linder, MD, Scottsdale, AZ
  •   Getting the Most from Your Marketing Dollars                          Mary Lupo, MD, New Orleans, LA                Plastic Surgeons
  •   Bring Them in With Seminars                                           Gary Monheit, MD, Birmingham, AL *            Goesel Anson, MD, Las Vegas, NV
                                                                            Vic Narurkar, MD, San Francisco, CA           Greg Buford, MD, Englewood, CO
  •   Financial Policies for Aesthetic Patients
                                                                            Patricia Ogilvie, MD, Munich, Germany         Jay Calvert, MD, Beverly Hills, CA
  •   The Positives and Negatives of Utilizing a Nurse Injector                                                           Mark Codner, MD, Atlanta, GA
                                                                            Wendy Roberts, MD, Rancho Mirage, CA
  •   Advanced Internet Marketing                                           Hema Sundaram, MD, Rockville, MD              Bruce Connell, MD, Santa Ana, CA *
  •   How Well Is Your Receptionist Doing?-Live Demonstrations!!!           Patrick Treacy, MD, Dublin, Ireland           Claudio De Lorenzi, MD, Kitchener, Ontario
  •   Practice Photography                                                  Dan Wasserman, MD, Birmingham, AL             Barry DiBernardo, MD, Montclair, NJ
  •   3D Imaging                                                            Susan Weinkle, MD, Bradenton, FL              Felmont Eaves, MD, Charlotte, NC
  •   Dealing With the Rude Patient                                         Phil Werschler, MD, Spokane, WA               Joel Feldman, MD, Cambridge, MA
  •   Terminating Patients is Sometimes Necessary                                                                         Julius Few, MD, Chicago, IL
  •   Avoiding Fraud in the Practice                                        Facial Plastic Surgeons                       Steve Hamilton, MD, Houston, TX
                                                                            Peter Adamson, MD, Toronto, ON                Mark Jewel, MD, Eugene, OR
  •   Improving Your Informed Consent Information                                                                         Jeffrey Kenkel, MD, Dallas TX
                                                                            William Beeson, MD, Carmel, IN
  •   Bridging the Generational Staffing Divide                                                                           Val Lambros, MD, Newport Beach, CA
                                                                            Charles Boyd, MD, Livonia, MI
  •   The Power of Digital Influencers and Your Success                     Andrew Campbell, MD, Sheboygan, WI            Timothy Marten, MD, San Francisco, CA
  •   How to Maintain Harmony Among Employees                               Donn Chatham, MD, Louisville, KY *            Foad Nahai, MD, Atlanta, GA
  •   Cutting Overhead Costs in your Practice                               Spencer Cochran, MD, Dallas, TX               Malcolm Paul, MD, Newport Beach, CA *
  •   What About the Use of Credit Cards?                                   Edwin Cortez, MD, Overland Park, KS *         Jason Pozner, MD, Boca Raton, FL
  •   Financial Controls to Eliminate Theft                                 Steven Dayan, MD, Chicago, IL                 Renato Saltz, MD, Salt Lake City, UT
                                                                            Steve Dennenberg, MD, Omaha NE                Ed Terino, MD, Thousand Oaks, CA *
  •   Packaging Your Staff for Success
                                                                            Fred Fedok, MD, Camp Hill, PA                 Luis Vasconez, MD, Birmingham, AL
  •   Office Managers Interactive Forum-Back by Popular Demand                                                            William Vasileff, MD, Birmingham, MI
                                                                            Mike Jasin, MD, Tampa, FL
  •   Pre-operative Considerations                                                                                        James Vogel, MD, Owings Mill, MD
                                                                            Russ Kridel, MD, Houston TX
  •   Post-operative Patient Care-Step by Step Guidelines                   Samuel Lam, MD, Plano, TX                     Woffles Wu, MD, Sigapore
  •   Top Five Strategies to Reduce Risk Management                         Corey Maas, MD, San Francisco, CA *           William Zamboni, MD, Las Vegas, NV
  •   Disclosing Medical Errors and Unanticipated Outcomes                  E. Gaylon McCollough, MD, Gulf Shores, AL *
  •   Can Aggressive Marketing Actually Lead to Unrealistic Expectations?   Jon Mendelsohn, MD, Cincinnati, OH            Guest Faculty
  •   Anatomy of a Lawsuit                                                  Harry Mittelman, MD, Los Altos, CA            Robert Baxter, Miami Beach, FL
  •   Telephone and Communication Skills                                    Amir Moradi, Vista, CA                        Joe Blahnik, Louisville, TN
                                                                            Paul Nassif, Beverly Hills, CA                Candace Crowe, Orlando, FL
  •   The “Art” of Credentialing and Validating Your Physicians
                                                                            Norman Pastorek, MD, New York City, NY        Andrea Dieter, Las Vegas, NV
  •   Personality Types and Patient Consultation                                                                          Tracy Drumm, Chicago, IL
                                                                            Louie Patseavouras, MD, Greensboro, NC
  •   Patient Closing and Conversion Techniques                             Steven Pearlman, MD, New York City, NY        Dana Fox, Edmonds, WA
  •   Maximizing the Opportunity with Loyal Patients                        Steven Perkins, MD, Indianapolis, IN          Jay Geier, Roswell, GA
  •   The Exceptional Receptionist / The Perfect Patient Coordinator        Michael Persky, MD, Encino, CA                Lou Haggerty, Gardena, CA
  •   Why Every Practice Needs to Add Social Networking                     William Portuese, MD, Seattle, WA             Gail Harris, Las Vegas, NV
  •   The Virtual Patient Coordinator                                       Daniel Rousso, MD, Birmingham, AL             Catherine Maley, Sausalito, CA
                                                                            James Shire, MD, Chattanooga, TN              Yvette Manard, Gardena, CA

“I   t was truly an amazing show and I
       heard wonderful reviews for all of the
 courses. I took away so many pearls and
                                                                            William Silver, MD, Atlanta, GA
                                                                            Robert Simons, MD, Miami, FL
                                                                            Jonathon Sykes, MD, Sacramento, CA
                                                                                                                          Laurie Mercier, Farmington Hills, MI
                                                                                                                          Ryan Miller, San Luis Obispo, CA
                                                                                                                          Marie Olesen, La Jolla, CA
  found the energy at this conference to be                                 Tom Tzikas, MD, Delray Beach, FL              Shelly Olesen, Englewood, CA
                                                                            S. Randolph Waldman, MD, Lexington, KY *      Monique Ramsey, San Diego, CA
            incredibly motivating.
                                                                            Tom Wang, MD, Portland, OR                    Sandy Roos, Simsbury, CT
                -Tracy Drumm                                                                                              Michael Sacopulos, Greensboro, NC
Vice President of IF Marketing, Chicago, IL                                 Oculoplastic Surgeons                         Kathleen Stillwell, Napa, CA
                                                                            Richard Anderson, MD, Salt Lake City, UT      Greg Washington, Gardena, CA
                                                                            Brian Biesman, MD, Nashville, TN              Greg Wesner, Seattle, WA
                                                                            Roger Dailey, MD, Portland, OR                Hayes Whiteside, MD, Birmingham, AL

“W       hat a fantastic meeting this year. Similar style and substance
          as last year but I believe the session programming was better,
               especially in the practice management area.
                                                                            Robert Goldberg, MD, Los Angeles, CA *
                                                                            Jonathan Hoenig, MD, Beverley Hills, CA
                                                                            Wendy Lee, MD, Miami, FL
                                                                                                                          Cheryl Whitman, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
                                                                                                                          Scott Whonsetler, Louisville, KY
                                                                                                                          Zack Wright, Roswell, GA
                               -Jeff Frentzen                               William Mack, MD, Tampa, FL                   *F.A.S.E. Founders

                Editor of PSP Magazine, Los Angeles, CA
                                                                                  “P      lease accept my highest compliments on a superb meeting.
                                                                                            It was without exception the finest educational meeting I
                                                                                                have ever had the privilege of attending.”
                                                                                                             -Bill Beeson, MD
                                                                                                  Facial Plastic Surgeon, Indianapolis, IN
  For more information visit us at
          The Multi-Specialty Foundation for F.A.S.E.
          125 East Maxwell Street                                                                                                                                                                                     ORGANIZATION
          Suite 303                                                                                                                                                                                                    U.S. POSTAGE
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                     Registration                                                                                           Vegas Cosmetic Surgery 2011
                                                                                                                                          June 22nd - 26th, The Bellagio, Las Vegas
                                                                                                                      Before Jan. 14                 Before April 30                  After April 30 & Onsite
                    Physicians                                                                                        $1,050.00                          $1,200.00                         $1,350.00
                    Allied Health Professionals                                                                       $895.00                            $895.00                           $995.00
                    Residents & Academic Fellows*                                                                     $895.00                            $895.00                           $995.00
                    Office Staff / Industry Representative (Non M.D.)                                                 $895.00                            $895.00                           $995.00
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           Accreditation                                        This activity is jointly sponsored by Medical Education Resources and the Multi-Specialty Foundation

Target Audience: Those Board Certified or Board Eligible in Plastic Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery, Dermatology, and Oculoplastic Surgery and Allied Health Professionals working directly with one of those specialists.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this symposium, the participant should be able to:
•   Demonstrate an improved understanding of how to avoid the most common problems in rhinoplasty.
•   Differentiate the various approaches to blepharoplasty and browlifting to determine that best suited to the patient.
•   Assess which patients might be the best candidates for surgical rejuvenation and which might benefit from non-invasive approaches to facial rejuvenation.
•   Compare options for skin rejuvenation through the use of lasers and other skin tightening devices, fillers, injectables and minimally invasive lifting techniques.
•   Assess controversial topics in facial aesthetic surgery in order to make more informed decisions.

Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of Medical
Education Resources (MER) and The Multi-Specialty Foundation for Facial Aesthetic Surgical Excellence. Medical Education Resources is accredited by the ACCME to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation: Medical Education Resources designates this educational activity for a maximum of 50 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™.                         Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in
the activity.
Nursing Accreditation: Medical Education Resources is a provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP 12299, for 50 contact hours.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interests: It is the policy of Medical Education Resources to insure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities. In accordance with this policy, MER
identifies conflicts of interest with its instructors, content managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of an activity. Conflicts are resolved by MER to ensure that all scientific research referred to, reported, or used
in a CME activity conforms to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis.

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