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Level 1 - Applied Anatomy Review & Introduction to Botulinum Toxin
This foundational online course provides 16+ hours of an advanced anatomy learning completed by a 300+ question exam. Practitioners will receive a solid introduction to botulinum toxin type A (aka Botox/Dysport/Xeomin) and what is needed to examine a patient and arrive at a differential diagnosis. Course also reviews the business of botulinum toxins, an extensive review of head and neck anatomy, including an e-Cadaver and e-Skull laboratory, its relevancy to the administration and pharmacology of botulinum toxin type A and to other aesthetic and non-aesthetic therapies and procedures, proper photography, record keeping and office integration. An online workbook (PDF) is provided.
- Format: online course + exam
- CE: 16 credits (AGD PACE, ADA CERP & ADA+C certified)
- Fee: $1,695
- Muscles of the head & neck region
- Muscle physiology
- Anatomy of the temporomandibular joint region
- Neurovascular system
- Tissue planes
- Skin & aging of the face
- An overview of all the actions of botulinum toxin (Botox/Dysport/Xeomin)
- Pharmacology and review of muscle physiology
Participants will learn knowledge to effectively integrate aesthetic facial procedures, including botulinum toxin into their practice. In addition, participants will have a sound understanding of what botulinum toxin is and realize the importance of detailed history taking and learn the world's standard Roberts Facial Rejuvenation Photography™
series for photographic documentation. Participants will undergo an intensive review of anatomy.
PTIFA is an ADA CERP recognized provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers with continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. PTIFA designates Level 1 for 16 hours of continuing education credits.