Plastic Surgery

[VIDEO] Ultrasound in Facial Aesthetics: Improving Filler Safety with Vascular Mapping

According to the American Academy of Dermatology, as the popularity of non-surgical fillers has grown, so has the incidence of corresponding complications. While some complications such as scarring and swelling are minimal, more severe cases of vascular occlusion or even blindness have been reported. In a recent webinar, Dr. Steven Weiner, a board-certified head, neck…

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Dermal Filler Occlusion: Dr. Stella to the Rescue with Clarius Ultrasound

After injection of 28 vials of Hylenex failed to reverse a vascular occlusion that occurred following a filler injection to the lips and chin, it was time to call Dr. Stella Desyatnikova, MD. A double board certified facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Stella is known to use ultrasound at her practice to look for vessels before…

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[WEBINAR] Calling All Plastic Surgeons and Dermatologists: Attend a Free Aesthetics Webinar by IMCAS Academy

Join us on Wednesday, March 24 for a live webinar hosted by the IMCAS Academy – Anatomical Echography in Aesthetics: Vascular Mapping, Evaluating Fillers and Treating Complications. With its mission to build a bridge between aesthetic plastic surgery and dermatology, the academy offers scientific education programs based on the latest academic and industry updates in…

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Three Plastic Surgical Procedures Where Clarius L20 Ultrasound Shines

Clarius recently introduced the L20 HD, the world’s first ultra high frequency handheld ultrasound scanner designed for micro plastic surgeries, pediatrics and rheumatology.  Until now, only high-end ultrasound systems offered this capability, but at 5 to 10 times the price of the Clarius wireless device. No other handheld ultrasound scanner is capable of premium quality…

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[VIDEO] Learn Why Dr. Salzman’s Patients are Able to Go Out for Dinner After Their Plastic Surgery Procedures

Dr. Marc Salzman’s patients rarely complain about post-surgical pain. That’s because he’s an expert at using ultrasound guided nerve blocks to mitigate pain. A double-board certified plastic surgeon, award-winning educator, and Clarius user, Dr. Salzman recently shared his expertise in a one-hour webinar. You can watch a recording of the full webinar to see all…

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Using Handheld Ultrasound to Diagnose and Treat Abdominoplasty Seromas

We recently invited Dr. Marc Salzman, a double-board certified plastic surgeon, award-winning educator and Clarius user, to share his expertise. During a one-hour webinar, he took us through three cases, including one where he shared how handheld ultrasound is quick and safe for the surveillance of silent breast implant ruptures. He next discussed how handheld…

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[VIDEO] 10 Reasons Why Ultrasound is Essential for Every Plastic Surgeon

By Marc Salzman, MD, FACS I knew nothing about using ultrasound when I started in 2012 with a laptop system. Now, I use ultrasound every day for various applications because using ultrasound helps me provide better patient care. For those of you who are considering ultrasound for your practice, here are my 10 reasons why…

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