Aesthetic Facial Surgery Exercises by Cadaver Dissection Course

Event Location
Cuschieri Skills Centre, Ninewells Hospital

Event Dates
28 Apr 2015 - 28 Apr 2015

Event Website

Event Cost


(for SpR years 2 -6)

This one-day course held in the Cuschieri Skills Centre, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee provides, to a maximum of 8 ENT surgical trainees, a competency based approach to aesthetic facial surgery.

Facial Reconstruction - Face with dotted lines

A series of structured exercises have been devised so that trainees can complete a variety facial soft tissue surgery simulations based on the more common aesthetic procedures encountered.  Opportunity for individual cadaver based dissection in the following will be covered:

Educational aims

Gain understanding of and experience in:
  • Upper lid blepharoplasty
  • Lower lid blepharoplasty
  • Pinnaplasty – cartlilage cutting
  • Pinnaplasty – Mustarde
  • Face lift
  • Brow lift

The course provides:

  • instruction in the use of instrumentation
  • “hands on” practical anatomical and surgical skills experience using cadavers
  • personal tuition from experienced otolaryngologists
  • evidence of skills training and competency
  • progress feedback incorporated into RITAs.

Course Fee

£150 for Scottish based ENT attendees / £250 for attendees based out with Scotland

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