The Aesthetic Meeting 2024


1:30pm – 6:30pm
S8 Masterclass: Facelift – Planning and Technique (available live streaming only – NOT available on-demand)
5 CME credits
Registration fee: $375
Timothy Marten, MD
Level: Comprehensive Organization: Didactic Lecture
This course will be a practical, clinically oriented, guide to planning and performing a SMAS facelift. Videotape presentations of key parts of the procedure will be made and the course will include a question-and-answer period.
Desired outcomes:

  • Review the relevance of the SMAS and the importance of SMAS utilization in the modern facelift procedure
  • Compare the strengths and weaknesses of the commonly advocated facelift techniques
  • Discuss pre-operative analysis of the individual patient and the formulation of an appropriate surgical plan
  • Discuss planning of incisions to minimize scars, hairline displacement and secondary deformities
  • Review clinically relevant anatomy important to surgical technique and avoiding complications
  • Discuss treatment of the mid-face and review controversies in mid-face rejuvenation
  • Discuss sequencing facelift with other procedures
  • Review anesthesia considerations in facelift surgery
  • Discuss patient safety issues in facelift surgery
  • Discuss peri-operative care of the facelift patient