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Board Certification Online Exam

All the students who would like to apply for CBAM designations are required to complete this exam and pass it with a minimum 70% mark.

Galderma-Dr. Katie Beleznay

Part 1: Sculptra is a biostimulator containing microparticles of poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA) and as a polymer it can generate a tissue response. Sculptra is a biostimulator that also creates volume! The degree of induced inflammatory response varies by: Amount & properties of the biomaterial used Location (injection plane) Injection methodology into the tissue Characteristics of …

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Dr. Gurnam Virdi-Temple Fillers? Should You? If So, How?

Temple fillers are becoming increasingly popular across the globe and has very powerful clinical outcomes. However, thorough knowledge about the anatomy of important vessels and tissue planes is essential for injectors. Here we look at temple anatomy, injection techniques and their associated risks. Highlights Forehead & glabellar anatomy consists: skin, superficial fat pads (2 lateral …

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Dr. Peter Velthuis-Non-cosmetic indications and treatment strategies with botulinum toxin in dermatology

There are a lot of indications of non-cosmetic use of botulinum neurotoxins in dermatology like: Blistering diseases Disorders of cutaneous pigmentation Disorders of cutaneous vasculature Eczematous diseases Genodermatoses Hair disorders Mucocutaneous viral infections Toxin can help us to deal with scat formation. It reduces muscle tension and modules fibroblast activity. Studies showed that botulinum toxin …

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Dr. Natasha Teovska Mitrevska-Body contour and skin laxity with laser

Body contouring is a procedure that alters the shape of the human body by eliminating or reducing excess skin and fat. When most people hear the word “body contouring,” they automatically think of surgery and liposuction. However, with the introduction of TightSculpting® and its advancements in laser technology, an effective form of non-invasive body contouring …

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BTL-Dr. Timothy Hlavinka-Why pelvic floor muscles matter – New approach to treat incontinence

Incontinence is the fastest growing category in the feminine health market. The patients spend $900 yearly for adult incontinence products. 30% of females in their 30’s has incontinence, 8% severe. 60 % of females in their 80’s has incontinence. The patients with this problem do not seek care because of: Embarrassment, social taboos Normalization of …

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BTL-Dr. Diane Duncan-Overview of the Emsculpt NEO technology

Non-invasive body shaping technologies are based on controlled heating or cooling (localized tissue hyper/hypothermia). They primarily address subcutaneous fat and have no effect on muscle. There are several ways for intact adipocyte to be eliminated without surgery. Apoptosis, or programmed cell death, occurs with traditional Emsculpt. When radiofrequency is added, the process of electroporation accelerates …

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Dr. Beatriz Molina-Facial volumization in the digital age

Due to the growth of non-surgical procedures amongst the young generation requesting medical aesthetic treatments in order to emulate the ‘flawless’ image projected by photo filters.. Dr Beatriz Molina will present a new approach to volumization for younger patients seeking these treatments, base on an easy facial assessment of facial shapes, to achieve natural results …

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Dr. Gurnam Virdi-Recognizing and Managing the Dreaded Vascular Occlusion (VO)

A good injector will agree that recognising vascular signs and symptoms is equally as important as knowing how to manage vascular complications. Here we will look at the clinical features of a vascular occlusion as well as differentiating it from its differentials. In addition, we show how take a step wise approach with rationale thinking …

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Dr. Natasha Teovska Mitrevska- Lips rejuvenation and smokers lines reduction

LipLase is a new revolutionary non-invasive treatment using the combined laser approach (Nd:YAG and Er:YAG) laser for fullness and colour enhancement of the lips. This is a new option for patients who are ‘needle phobic’ with minimal discomfort or downtime; results are immediately visible. Laser lip-plumping treatments are required once a month for three months …

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Dr. Naci Celik-Non-Surgical Bichectomy and Cat’s Eye With Threads

Extreme Beautification Procedures with Non-absorbable Silicone Threads: Bichectomy look and Cat’s eye Non-absorbable silicone threads, however, feared by most of the non-surgeon doctors because of the complications due to threads, are becoming more popular due to the versatility of these threads. Two procedures, which are actually surgical operations known as Bichectomy and Canthoplasty (Cat’s eye …

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Dr. Farid Abdel Hadi-What is Vaginal Rejuvenation?

Dr. Abdelhadi is a Gynecologist by training. Building on experiences gained in general gynecology, he sub specialized in Aesthetic Gynecology. He was one of the very first to incorporate Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation to Canadian patients. He also offers surgical procedures in the Aesthetic Gynecology field.