Preliminary Program



11th – 13th of November 2022

9.00 a.m. - 05.00 p.m.



Anatomy Training Centre, Centre of Anatomy an Cell Biology

Medical University Vienna

Währingerstrasse 13, 1090 Vienna


Course language: English







the procedure is guided step by step present by:



Giovanni Botti,


head manager Villa bella Clinic / clinical professor of plastic surgery at the University of Serona / National Secretary of ISAPS for Italy / Travelling Professor for the ISAPS




Mario Pelle Ceravolo


Professor of plastic surgery at the University of Padova/ Hesperia Hospital, Modena and Villa Margherita, Rome / Chairman of AICPE International / president of the International Medical Academy / Travelling Professor for the ISAPS








Prof.Dr. Hannes Traxler

Dr. Norbert Fock

Prof.Dr. Boris Shilov







Course Aim


The 3 – days hands-on – course will focus on the different methods of face lifts. The world famous Masters will guide you through the relevant regions of the face, you will update both your anatomical and surgical skills to the highest level. You learn about the most sophisticated tricks, the story behind the story.




Course Description


The participants will perform advanced cosmetic facial surgery techniques as described in Topics. 80% of the course are hands-on with 20% lectures about explanations of the techniques and live or video taped dissection/operation, all step by step. A maximum of two participants will be assigned to a fresh and not embalmed specimen - a "close to reality" simulation of the surgical procedures.









- Shaping the eyelids

- Sunken eyelids

- Prominent eyes

- Round eyes

- Inverted slant





- Temporal lift

- Direct brow lif

- The temporo-frontal nerves






- Upper blepharoplasty

- Ptosis correction

- Lower blepharoplasty

- Tear trough treatment

- Canthoplasty and canthopexy

- Midface lift: different types

- The buccal nerves





- SMAS treatment: plication and embrication

- LSD to treat platysma bands

- Superficial and deep lipectomy

- Open neck procedures

- Submandibular glands reduction

- Digastric muscles and perihioyd fascia

- The mandibular and the cervical nerves



Q & A


- doubt, comments and cases proposed by partecipants

- Indications and surgical planning

- Avoiding and treating complications