NP 361: Blending Aesthetics & Medical Dermatology
We will discuss the benefits of cross-training in aesthetics as a provider within medical dermatology clinic. We will break down the science behind lasers, neurotoxins, and dermal fillers and discuss their usefulness in medical dermatology. We will also look at examples and new data that has emerged for using aesthetic modalities to treat common dermatologic conditions and beyond.
Understand the pathophysiology of common cosmetic concerns and how effective aesthetic-based modalities address these concerns.
Formulate appropriate treatment plans using aesthetic-based modalities, pharmaceuticals, and cosmeceuticals in patients of all skin types who seek improvement in facial and skin appearance.
Summarize current and emerging therapies that hold promise for the effective treatment of disorders of pigmentation and clinical signs of aging.