Program – Day 1

08.00 – 08.30 Registration and Coffee

BASICS IN RHINOPLASTY

08.30 – 08.45  Understanding and manipulating the rhinoplasty learning curve Lohuis
08.45 – 09.00  Highlights of the rhinoplasty consultation  Apaydin
09.00 – 09.15  Photography and imaging studies Pedroza 
09.15 – 09.30   Identifying the unrealistic patient Lohuis
09.30 – 09.45   Ethnic variables in nasal anatomy    Pedroza
09.45 – 10.00   Instruments, anesthesia and the safe surgical setting   Apaydin
10.00 – 10.15   Facial nasal esthetics and analysis   Lohuis
10.15 – 10.45   Coffee Break 

FUNDAMENTAL TECHNIQUES    

10.45 – 11.00   Projection and rotation: the tip tripod concept Apaydin
11.00 – 11.15   Schematic overview of rhinoplasty techniques 1- Open approach Lohuis
11.15 – 11.30   Schematic overview of rhinoplasty techniques 2- Closed approach Pedroza
11.30 – 11.45  Tongue in groove technique Lohuis
11.45 – 12.00   Nasal grafts  Apaydin
12.00 – 12.15   Dorsum surgery for the overprojected nose. The split hump technique Lohuis
12.15 – 12.30   Osteotomies, avoiding complications  Apaydin
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch

FUNCTIONAL ASPECTS IN RHINOPLASTY

13.30 – 13.45    Septoplasty and the turbinates: when and how  Pedroza
13.45 – 14.00  Surgery of  the crooked nose Lohuis
14.00 – 14.15    Total septal reconstruction Apaydin
14.15 – 14.30   Septal perforation closure Pedroza
14.30 – 14.45  Controlling patency of the internal nasal valve  Lohuis
14.45 – 15.00  Securing the middle vault after hump reduction.   Apaydin
15.00 – 15.30  Coffee Break 
15.30 – 16.00  Guest of honor lecture
‘Mistakes that influenced my rhinoplasty learning curve’
Middelweerd 
20.00 – 23.00   Dinner