Description

Please Note:Closing date: Thursday 12th September 2019.This course is the first of its kind in the United Kingdom dedicated only to Nasal Tip Rhinoplasty. Suitable for Consultants and senior trainees in ENT, maxillofacial and plastic surgery it will focus on surgical techniques in the management of nasal tip deformities.The first day of the course gives hands-on dissection training of various tip plasty techniques, using fresh frozen cadavers – with one cadaver per delegate. The second day will offer post course discussion. Participants will learn how to assess nasal tip deformities and formulate a surgical algorithm to manage them.Didactic discussions will allow detailed discussion around various problems encountered and the opportunity to learn from the experience of the faculty.On completion of the course delegates should be able to :Relate the nasal tip deformity to the underlying nasal anatomyIdentify the correct tools and techniques available and be able to formulate an algorithm to correct the deformitiesHave practiced the various techniques under guidance from experts in the fieldThe course module will include:Normal nasal tip anatomy and tip dynamicsNasal tip deformitiesNasal tip assessment and formulating an algorithm – “Game plan”Open approach dissectionCephalic trim of LLCTip suturesTip graftsNon-suture/non-grafting techniquesFlap closurePlease note: there is a maximum number of 10 places availableFive observer places are also available at a fee rate of £170. Observer places can only be booked by telephone.Course Director:Mr Natarajan Balaji,Monklands Hospital, LanarkshireLocal Faculty:Mr Nicholas Calder, Monklands Hospital, LanarkshireMr Saghir Sheikh, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Glasgow Suitable for:Surgical Specialty Trainees SAS Grade Surgeons Surgical Consultants Other Surgeons