Surgical techniques not only undergo updates, they also can completely change. These new and much welcome changes are essential to be introduced to the doctors. These techniques benefit people who need surgeries which are enhanced by better surgical techniques. The recent advanced aesthetic Blepharoplasty, Mid face and Face contouring conference in St Peters burg was a volley of knowledge for all the participants who hobnobbed with their colleagues from all over the world.
During the Blepharoplasty, Mid face and Face contouring conference at St Peters burg between 19 – 22 October 2017, many great minds and skilled surgeon in the field of plastic surgery came together to share their knowledge and contribute to the growing world of cosmetic and plastic surgery. Renowned Russian surgeon Dr Vitaly Zholtikov who is the associate Professor at the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the St Petersburg State Pediatric Medical University, was the course chairman. The esteemed presence dignitaries like of Dr Timothy Marten MD, FACS, Diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and Founder and Director of the Marten Clinic of Plastic Surgery in San Francisco and Nuri Celik who is the Turkish National Delegate of ISAPS and has served as a Visiting Professor in India made this even special. Also present was Antonio Pitanguy, the grandson of Ivo Pitanguy, who is considered the founding father of plastic surgery.
One of the foremost oculoplastic surgeons in the United States and the world, Dr Steven Fagien; former President of the Italian Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (AICPE), Chairman of AICPE International President of the International Medical Academy Mario Pelle Ceravolo, Dr Andrew Jacono who has been published extensively in medical literature, including Aesthetic Surgery Journal, Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery and Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and lectures nationally and internationally on topics including deep plane face lifting, endoscopic face lifting, and blepharoplasty and Dr Daehwan Park who is Professor and Chairman, Department of Plastic Surgery Catholic University of Daegu, Korea, President of International Society of Oriental Blepharoplasty(ISOB) along with Dr Patrick Tonnard, a member of the Royal Belgian Society for Surgery, also one of the two developers of MACS lift, a minimally invasive facelift technique graced the occasion.
This amalgamation of great minds who came together to share and learn will definitely benefit patients all over the world.