19th Annual Dallas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium (RP1603B)

Dallas, TX US
March 2, 2016 to March 3, 2016

Attendees will become familiar with the latest techniques and advances in cosmetic surgery. The focus will be on controversies and advances in facial, breast and body contouring procedures including the use of fat for augmenting the face, breast and buttock. A live demonstration of the use of injectables, including new products on the market, will allow for a broad overview of products, facial analysis, and techniques. An optional cadaver course will be available to highlight the surgical techniques described.

Click on the following link if you are interested in registering for the:

33rd Annual Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium
Friday-Sunday, March 4-6, 2016



Target Audience

Physicians interested in learning the latest innovations and advances in surgical and nonsurgical facial rejuvenation, as well as breast and body contouring surgery.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the program, the attendees should be able to:

  • Describe advanced techniques utilizing Botulinum Toxin Type A and soft tissue fillers for facial enhancement
  • Integrate new implant options for breast augmentation and breast shaping using new breast lift techniques
  • Discuss the use of fat grafting to enhance the face, breast and buttock
  • Provide a “hands on” tool to practice the techniques discussed in a cadaver model
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 22.50 AMA
  • 22.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
03/02/2016 - 6:00am CST
Event ends: 
03/03/2016 - 11:30am CST
Westin Galleria Dallas
13340 Dallas Pkwy
Dallas, TX 75240
United States

Symposium Chairman

Rod J. Rohrich, M.D.
Professor of Plastic Surgery
Distinguished Teacher Professor
Department of Plastic Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Anatomy Lab Co-Director

Bardia Amirlak, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Plastic Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Honored Guest Faculty

Sherrell J. Aston, M.D.
Professor of Surgery – Plastic Surgery
New York University School of Medicine
Chairman, Plastic Surgery
Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital
Park Avenue, New York, New York

Steve Fagien, M.D.
Private Practice
Boca Raton, Florida

James M. Stuzin, M.D.
Chairman of Baker Symposium on Cosmetic Surgery
Assistant Professor of Surgery (Plastic)
The University of Miami, Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine
Miami, Florida

Guest Faculty

William P. Adams, Jr., M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Plastic Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Jamil Ahmad, M.D., F.R.C.S.C.
The Plastic Surgery Clinic
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Bradley Bengtson, M.D.
Private Practice
Grand Rapids, Michigan

H. Steve Byrd, M.D.
Senior Partner
Dallas Plastic Surgery Institute
Dallas, Texas

M. Bradley Calobrace, M.D.
Louisville, KY

Dan Del Vecchio, M.D.
Private Practice
Boston, MA
Consultant in Plastic Surgery,
Department of Plastic Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital

Ashkan Ghavami, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor-Voluntary
David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine
Los Angeles, California

Christine Hamori, M.D.
Medical Director
Duxbury, Massachusetts

John G. Hunter, M.D., MMM
Clinical Professor of Surgery at
Weill Cornell Medical College
Attending Plastic Surgeon at
New York-Presbyterian Hospital
New York, New York

Frank Lista, M.D.
The Plastic Surgery Clinic
Mississauga, Ontario

Louis Strock, M.D.
Private Practice
Ft. Worth, Texas

Simon Wall, M.D.
Private Practice
Shreveport, Louisiana

UT Southwestern Faculty

Bardia Amirlak, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Adjunct Faculty

Gal Moreira Dini, M.D., PhD
Chief of Rhinoplasty Division at the Plast Surg Department
Federal University of São Paulo-Escola Paulista de Medicina
São Paulo, Brazil

Sam Jejurikar, M.D.
Dallas Plastic Surgery Institute
Dallas, Texas



Accreditation and Designation Statements

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.



To register:

  1. Create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link at the bottom of the page or "log-in" to your existing account.
  2. Return to this course page, select the designated fee and click on "add to cart" at the bottom of the page.
  3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
  4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.

Participants registering for the cosmetic surgery laboratory will be required to bring the following instruments:

Surgical gown or scrub suit                       Marking pens (2)                                        Mask
10 cc syringes (2)                                    3 and 4-0 nylon sutures (6 of each)              25 gauge needles (4)
Straight facelift scissors                           Centimeter ruler and/or calipers                    Curved facelift scissors
Needle holder                                           #10 blades (4)                                            Iris scissors
#15 blades (4)                                          Brown-Adson forceps                                 Double Skin Hooks (2)
Penlight                                                   Single Skin Hooks (2)                                1” 30g needles (5)
Small facelift retractor                               1 1/2” 25g needles (5)                                Rake Refractor
Long periosteal elevator                            Stapler                                                      Long grasping forceps
4-0 Mersilene suture                                 Takahashi forceps

Please Note: We do not supply the instruments for your use. Items cannot be in carry-on luggage.  Instruments must be placed in checked luggage.

Lab registrants may purchase instruments in advance from some of the vendors who are supporting the symposium. Click on the following link for contacting vendors directly to place your order and they will arrange to have your order at the meeting for you to pick-up.

Available Credit

  • 22.50 AMA
  • 22.50 Attendance


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