Day 1, Sep. 6th

Facial Nerve Reconstruction


Lecture

Wed, 8:30 – 9:00

 

Facial Nerve Reconstruction

 

Workshop 1

Wed, 9:00 – 12:00

 

Facial Nerve Reconstruction

  • Facial Nerve Exposure
  • Harvesting of Donor Nerves: Sural, great, auricular
  • Facial Nerve Grafting
 

Lunch

Wed, 12:00 – 13:00

 

Lunch Buffet


Lecture

Wed, 13:00 – 13:30

 

Nerve Transfers to the facial nerve

 

Workshop 2

Wed, 13:00 – 13:30

 

Nerve Transfers

  • Hypoglossal, Masseter and Spinal Accesory Nerve
  • Cross Facial nerve Graft
  • Vascularized Nerve Grafts
 

Seminar

Wed, 15:30 – 16:30

 

Interactive Clinical Cases with Facial nerve Injuries

 

Gathering

Wed, 19:00

 

Informational Gathering

 

Day 2, Sep. 7th

Facial Reanimation in Long-Standing Facial Paralysis


Lecture

Thu, 8:30 – 9:00

 

Smile Reanimation with free muscle transfer

 

Workshop 3

Thu, 9:00 – 12:00

 

Free Muscle Transfer

  • Harvesting gracilis flap
  • Recipient Site preparation: Facial pocket, recipient vessels (temporalis and facial) and nerves
  • Gracilis Flap Inset for smile restoration 
 

Lunch

Thu, 12:00 – 13:00

 

Lunch Buffet


Lecture

Thu, 13:00 – 13:30

 

Smile Reanimation with pedicle flaps 

 

Workshop 4

Thu, 13:00 – 13:30

 

Pedicle Muscle Flaps

  • Temporalis muscle lengthening myoplasty
  • Minitemporalis flap
 

Seminar

Thu, 15:30 – 16:30

 

Interactive Clinical Cases for Facial Reanimation 

 

Course Dinner

Thu, 19:00


Day 3, Sep. 8th

Ancillary Procedures in Facial Paralysis


Honorary Lecture

Fri, 8:30 – 9:00

 

Lifetime Experience in Facial Reanimation

 

Lecture

Fri, 9:00 – 9:30

 

Management of Lagophthalmos and Ectropion

 

Workshop 5

Fri, 9:30 – 12:00

 

Lagophthalmos and Ectropion

  • Gold weight implant
  • Lateral Tarsal Strip, tarsorraphy, cantopexy

Lunch

Fri, 12:00 – 13:00

 

Lunch Buffet


Lecture

Fri, 13:00 – 13:30

 

Static and facial symmetrization techniques


Workshop 6

Fri, 13:30 – 15:30

 

Facial symmetrization

  • Neuromyomectomies and Botox
  • Fascia Lata Sling

Closing Remarks

Fri, 15:30 – 16:30

 

Closing Remarks and Diplomas