BC Academy of Medical Aesthetics & Skin Care 

Canada's leading expert in Medical Aesthetics Technology® Training

Facial PDO Thread Lift Certificate Course

Course Description:
PDO (polydioxanone) is the material used in surgical stitches. Plastic surgeons started to use PDO threads for Aesthetic enhancement and lifting of laxed or sagging facial skin.  As well, PDO Threads stimulate collagen synthesis in connective tissue and promote facial rejuvenation and skin tightening. Our PDO Thread Lift Training course is a comprehensive training designed for advanced aesthetic doctors, dentists and nurses looking to learn one of the most advanced non-surgical procedures in today’s medical aesthetic field. The course provides essential anatomical knowledge and key practical skills on live models. This is an exclusive opportunity to learn how to safely achieve facial volumizing, rejuvenating and lifting by using one of the highest quality products on the market and advanced techniques in performing the PDO thread insertion / injection. Please note that the procedure of thread lift should be carried on by licensed healthcare professionals. It falls within the Canadian College of Physicians and Surgeons required qualification as a registered and licensed practitioner. PDO training and certification course is open to MDs, NDs, DMDs, DDSs, RNs and LPNs. 

  • Patient assessment, evaluation and consultation
  • Indications and contraindications for PDO thread therapy
  • Anatomy, neurophysiology, musculature and circulatory system of the oral and   maxillofacial areas
  • Patient evaluation and selection
  • Proper sterile technique
  • Safety and risk issues for PDO thread therapy
  • Discussion on proper tissue depths, patient mapping and preparation
  • Tighten and lift nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and jowls
  • Establish a beautiful tight jaw line to establish proper lip and smile lines
  • How to avoid, manage, and treat possible adverse reactions and complications
Patient treatment observation and hands-on practice

Course Objectives: At the completion of this course, attendees should be able to:

  • + Knowing how to properly evaluate patients, diagnose and treatment plan
  • + Planning for best possible aesthetic and therapeutic outcomes
  • + Achieving clinical expertise on clients with the proper materials and techniques
  • + Delivering PDO thread for smoothing and lifting sagging facial skin
  • + Successfully integrating PDO thread therapy into your practice

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Registration Information:

Location:
BC Academy of Medical Aesthetics, 103-2228 McAllister Avenue Port Coquitlam BC

Eligibility:
Licensed MD, ND, DDS, DMD, RN, LPN

Next Available sessions:
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April 17, 2021 (9:30 AM - 6PM) 
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May 15, 2021 (9:30 AM - 6PM)
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June 11, 2021 (9:30 AM - 6PM)
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July 17, 2021 (9:30 AM - 6PM)
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August 14, 2021 (9:30 AM - 6PM)
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Tuition Fee:
$1995.00 + $250 including course material and Taxes.
 

Certificate:

Graduates will receive a certificate from the BC Academy of Medical Aesthetics & Skin Care and a one-year membership from the Canadian Association of Medical Spas & Aesthetic Surgeons.