Masters Course in Threadlifting and Combination Techniques

August 27 - August 28, 2022 (Cerritos, California)

Scientific Agenda

AAAM MASTERS COURSE ON THREADLIFTING & COMBINATION TECHNIQUES 
August 27 - 28, 2022
Cerritos, California

Faculty: John Kim, MD, FAAFP


Course Objectives:

  1. Learn patient selection, assessment, evaluation and consultation techniques
  2. Identify indications and contraindications for Threadlift therapy
  3. Learn the best treatment techniques
  4. Review post-operative care protocols, and management of complications
  5. Participate on live-patient training workshop
  6. Successfully integrate Threadlift in your clinical practice


DAY 1: Saturday, August 27, 2022
Faculty/Surgeon: John Kim, MD

07:30 – 08:00

Registration

                  

08:00 – 09:00

Facial Anatomy and Aging Process

      Skin Anatomy

      Arteries & Nerves

      Facial Fat Pads

      Retaining Ligaments and Compartments

 

09:00 – 10:00

Aging Process

     Skin Laxity and Sagging

     Fat Pad Atrophy & Volume Loss

     Ligament Laxity

 

10:00 – 10:30

COFFEE BREAK

 

10:30 – 11:30

Threadlifting History & Types of Threads

     Overview of Threads

     Non-Absorbable vs. Absorbable

     Smooth vs. Barbed vs. Cones

 

11:30 – 12:30

Threadlifting Mechanisms & Techniques

      Lifting of Tissue & Fat

      Lifting of Face with Loops (Traditional)

      Vector Lifting

      Proper Depth/Level of Threat Placement

      Immediate Lifting

 

12:30 – 13:30

LUNCH

 

13:30 – 14:00

Patient Selection and Procedure

     Consultation

     Patient Selection & Pre-Op Issues

     Procedure Room & Supplies

     Anesthesia and Preparation of Patient

     Procedure in Detail

 

14:00 – 14:15

Post-Op  Care and Possible Complications

     Routine Post-Op Care

     Possible Complications & Side Effects

 

14:15 – 14:30

COFFEE BREAK

 

14:30 – 15:00

Threadlifting & Combined Modalities

     Combination with Neurotoxins

     Combination with Dermal Fillers

     Combination with Energy Devices

 

15:00 – 17:30

Workshop (Demonstration and Hands on Training)

    Non-surgical Facelift using Threads

 



Day 2: Tuesday, August 28, 2022
Faculty/Surgeon: 
John Kim, MD 

08:30 – 17:30

Workshop and Hands On Training

 

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