Saddle Bags and Lower Body Lift Sat, Sep 21 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This program will describe how to examine a patient for body lifting, including a discussion of the ideal candidates for lower body lift procedures. Specific ways to mark the patient will be described. Management of the saddlebags and ways to optimize results will be reviewed. Participants will learn how to avoid complications in lower body lifting.

At the end of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify appropriate candidates for body lifts;
  2. Outline ways to mark patients for body lifts depending on their deformities;
  3. Identify saddlebags and determine best treatment options;
  4. Discuss management of patient expectations in body lifting;
  5. List ways of avoiding complications in body lifting.

Program Subject to Change.

Accreditation: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.