Facial Fat Grafting Fri, Sep 20 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Fat augmentation for the treatment of hemifacial atrophy has historically been performed using many techniques. This course offered by two leaders in the field of fat will compare different approaches for using fat to address hemifacial atrophy. The course will focus on use of the para-scapular flap and structural fat grafting techniques, including patient selection, technical insights, and outcomes. Attendees will gain insight into these expert surgeons’ treatment philosophies and approaches to this challenging patient population.

Following this activity, the learner will be able to:

  1. Identify indications for facial fat augmentation for patients with hemifacial atrophy.
  2. Discuss the role of para-scapular flaps and structural fat grafting for the treatment of hemifacial atrophy.
  3. List the relative advantages and disadvantages of parascapular flaps versus structural fat grafting.

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.