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Aesthetic Medicine Training: Step 1
Participants will gain enough knowledge and basic techniques to complement their current practices with aesthetic medical procedures or to start a stand-alone medical spa practice.
Step 1 training will entail basic knowledge in skin and hair anatomy, basic botulinum toxin techniques (Botox / Dysport / Xeomin / Jeveau), basic dermal filler techniques (Juvederm / Restylane / Voluma / Radiesse / Bellafil / Belotero), basic laser and light therapy techniques (resurfacing / hair removal / tattoo removal IPL), laser and light devices safety, chemical peeling, the business of aesthetic medicine, and office set up for aesthetic medical procedures. Hands on training and demonstration are performed in an actual clinical environment such as a cosmetic center or a medical spa Tour of a functioning medical spa will also be given. Our graduates from the Step I aesthetic medical training will have the necessary knowledge and confidence to start practicing in the exciting field of aesthetic medicine. ($2,500, 20 CME)
Advanced Aesthetic Medicine Training: Step 2
Graduates of The American Board of Aesthetic Medicine (ABAM)’s Step 1 program or those who already have the basic skills in aesthetic medicine can participate in our Step 2 training. Participants will increase their knowledge in aesthetic medicine and acquire the newest and most up to date aesthetic techniques. Facial contouring using botox, dermal filler, and advanced aesthetic laser procedures will enable participants to take their skills in aesthetic medicine to the next level.
Step 2 training will cover procedures such as botox eyelift, scar reduction with botox, botox treatment for gummy smile, and botox masseter injection for facial shaping. Dermal filler training will include aesthetic medical procedures for facial contouring such as teartrough injection, midface / cheek augmentation, and nonsurgical nasal augmention. Facial analysis for aesthetic procedures is an essential part of the training. Advanced laser training will consist of combination therapy for skin rejuvenation and vascular treatments. Microneedling / collagen induction therapy (CIT), essential aesthetic dermatology, and cosmeceutical will also be covered.. An Advanced Certificate in Aesthetic Medicine will be issued upon completion of Step 2 course. ($3,500, 18.25 CME)
Anti-Aging Medicine: Step 3
A 6 months practicing period is required after completing Step 2 before Step 3 can be taken. Step 3 is the final training program for participants in the process of obtaining Board Certification from The American Board of Aesthetic Medicine. It is also designed for those who would like to add Anti-Aging Medicine & Regenerative Medicine (stem cell therapy, platelet rich plasma / PRP) to their current practices.
Participants will learn additional advanced dermal filler injection techniques for facial contouring and shaping. Procedures to be covered will include temple augmentation, jaw lines shaping, chin augmentation, and hands injection. Treatment of varicose veins using sclerotherapy, nonsurgical skin tightening techniques (radiofrequency/RF, ultrasound/US), nonsurgical body contouring / fat removal procedures (cryolipolysis, US cavitation, RF, Kybella), and usage of poly-L-Lactic Acid (Sculptra) will be taught
Knowledge in bio-identical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) and regenerative medicine is essential for today’s aesthetic and cosmetic physicians. More and more patients are either seeking anti-aging treatment or are already receiving anti-aging therapies. Basic concept in stem cell therapy, PRP, and BHRT for the management of aging and injury will be covered. Evaluation of the aging patient, the female hormonal system, stem cell functions, stem cell harvesting, nutrition, and fitness is part of the Step 3 aesthetic training course. A Certificate in Anti-Aging Medicine will be issued upon completion of Step 3 curriculum. ($3,000, 21.75 CME)
Fellowship in Aesthetic Medicine
Fellowships are issued by The American Board of Aesthetic Medicine to physicians with passing scores on the written fellowship examination. To qualify for the examination, candidates must have completed Step 1 & Step 2 aesthetic medicine training from ABAM, and have a 6 months practicing period. One case each of dermal filler injection, botulinum injection, and skin resurfacing are required to be submitted prior to the examination.
A Fellowship from ABAM let the patients know that his/her physician is knowledgeable and has undergone proper training in the practice of aesthetic medicine. A Fellow of The American Board of Aesthetic Medicine diploma will be granted upon the successful passing of the fellowship examination. Written Examination: 4 Hours. (Examination fee $2,000)
Board Certification in Aesthetic Medicine
Board Certifications are issued by The American Board of Aesthetic Medicine to physicians with passing scores on the written board examination. Completion of Step 1, Step 2, and Step 3 aesthetic medicine training from ABAM is a requirement regardless of previous experience.
Delegates will take Step 1 and Step 2 after which there is a required 6 months waiting period before Step 3 can be taken. A practicing period of 6 months is mandatory after completing all 3 Steps. During the practicing period delegates will have to collect and submit 1 advanced technique case from each procedure of dermal filler injection, neuromodulator / botulinum toxin injection, and laser or chemical resurfacing (mid depth resurfacing) before they can sit for the Board Examination.
Board Certification is a milestone for physicians in the field of aesthetic medicine. Patients are assured that physicians in possession of Board Certification from The American Board of Aesthetic Medicine have met the highest standard in the field. A Board Certified, Diplomate of The American Board of Aesthetic Medicine diploma will be granted upon passing of the board examination. Written Examination: 4 Hours. (Examination fee $2,000)
Aesthetic medicine courses are available at our national and international regional training centers
USA aesthetic courses and training centers (San Diego/California, Verona/New Jersey) : Providing training for the USA, Canada, Mexico / Latin America, and the Caribbean
Asia aesthetic courses and training center (Bangkok, Thailand) : Providing training for Thailand, Lao, Singapore, Hong Kong, China,Taiwan, Korea, Japan, Cambodia, Vietnam, Myanmar, Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines, Australia, and New Zealand
Middle East/Africa aesthetic courses and training centers (Dubai/UAE, Beirut/Lebanon, Cairo/Egypt, Baghdad/Iraq) : Providing training for Dubai/UAE, Abu Dhabi, Saudi Arabia/KSA, Kuwait, Qatar, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Jordan, Syria, Iran, Iraq, Libya, Turkey, Israel, Pakistan, India, Sudan, Nigeria, and South Africa