Courses and Conferences
Past Courses and Conferences
Finesse in Facial Plastic Surgery 2016
Finesse in Facial Plastic Surgery 2014
Finesse in Facial Plastic Surgery 2013
The Regensburg Course in Facial Plastic Surgery 2012
The Regensburg Course in Facial Plastic Surgery 2011
The Regensburg Course in Facial Plastic Surgery 2010
The Regensburg Course in Facial Plastic Surgery 2009
Finesse in Facial Plastic Surgery: Dr. Gassner initiated this course in 2009. This course is regarded as the most complete course in facial plastic surgery in Europe. It was staged 7 times between 2009 and 2016. During the 5 course days, lectures, videos, live surgery, anatomic dissections and workshops are offered. The “Finesse Team” was glad to welcome more than 150 attendees from all continents to the most recent course in 2016.
Dr. Gassner has authored the following teaching DVDs:
DVD Facial Reanimation: Orthodromic Temporalis Tendon Transfer
DVD Nasal Reconstruction: In situ prelamination
DVD Techniques in Endonasal Rhinoplasty
Finesse in Facial Plastic Surgery: Facial Rejuvenation Techniques
Finesse in Facial Plastic Surgery: Open Structure Rhinoplasty
Finesse in Facial Plastic Surgery: Endonasal Rhinoplasty
The European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery offers a 1 year subspecialty fellowship training program. Qualifying candidates have completed their specialty training. The application and selection process is through EAFPS. Shorter training rotations are offered as well (observership, visitoship).
The Regensburg / Nuremberg Fellowship program is comprised of two segments.
The first segment is under the supervision of Dr. Gassner. Areas of focus include:
Surgical training (Mo, Wed, Fr): Aesthetic and functional nasal surgery, reconstructive nasal and facial surgery, rejuvenating and cosmetic facial surgery, reanimation of facial paralysis, otoplasty
Non – surgical training: (Tue, Thu): Pre – operative counseling, post – operative care, computer simulation, botox and fillers
Academic training: Retrospective studies, anatomic studies, clinical studies, review articles, rhetorics, presentations, teaching media.
The second segment of 3 months consists of a rotation in a US training centre. Cooperation partners include:
Prof. Kofi Boahene, Johns Hopkins Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland
Prof. Wayne Larrabee, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
Prof. Peter Hilger, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Prof. Jonathan Sykes, University of California at Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California
Emrah Emre, Istanbul, Türkei
Haneen Sadick, Mannheim, Deutschland
Payam Maneschi, Düsseldorf, Deutschland
Gustavo Suarez, Barcelona, Spanien
Tevfik Soezen, Istanbul, Türkei
Mihael Rudes, Frankfurt, Germany
Peter Lohuis, Director, EAFPS Fellowship Committee, www.EAFPS.org
Dr. Gassner also offers shorter clinical training rotations. Please feel free to contact us through the link “Contact”.