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Procedural Dermatology Essential Updates

Oakstone Clinical Review

This comprehensive course covers key concepts of dermatologic surgery and procedural/cosmetic dermatology.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

  • Audio MP3s
  • Combo
SKU: 199

Explore Key Topics

Procedural Dermatology Essential Updates addresses best practice guidelines for pre-operative, intra-operative and post-operative dermatologic surgical care along with case-based lectures on topics like management of anti-coagulation in cutaneous surgery, obtaining rapid and effective hemostasis, perioperative antibiotics, wound closure, and more. This CME course will help you to:

  • Evaluate, diagnose and manage common dermatologic surgical problems
  • Attain the latest knowledge and expertise in various dermatologic surgical procedures
  • Identify dermatologic surgical patients who require external referrals

Expand Your Skills

A clinically based update, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in procedural dermatology provides a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, it provides access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery - Vishal Patel, MD
  • Basic Excisional Techniques in Cutaneous Surgery - Laura Kruter, MD
  • Advanced Reconstruction Using Flaps - Hooman Khorasani, MD
  • Advanced Reconstruction Using Grafts - Anne Truitt, MD
  • Anesthesia, Cryosurgery, Electrosurgery & Chemical Peels - Adam Nabatian, MD
  • Basic Science of Wound Healing and Postoperative Wound Care - Zain Husain, MD
  • Lasers and Light-Based Devices - David H. Ciocon, MD
  • Botulinum Toxin and Fillers - Dendy Engelman, MD
  • Fractional and Non-fractional Resurfacing Devices - Jeremy Brauer, MD
  • Radiofrequency & Ultrasound Based Devices and Lipolysis Devices - Jennifer Chwalek, MD
  • Venous Disease & Sclerotherapy - Yoon-Soo Cindy Bae, MD

Course Director

David H. Ciocon, MD

  • Director of Procedural Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery
  • Director of Clinical Operations, Division of Dermatology
  • Montefiore Medical Center
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Bronx, NY


Yoon-Soo Cindy Bae, MD

  • Associate, Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York
  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Department of Dermatology
  • New York University Medical Center
  • New York, NY

Jeremy Brauer, MD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor Department of Dermatology
  • NYU Langone Medical Center
  • Director of Clinical Research
  • Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York
  • New York, NY

Jennifer Chwalek, MD

  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Dermatology
  • Mount Sinai Medical Hospital
  • New York, NY

Dendy Engelman, MD

  • Manhattan Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery
  • Director of Mohs Surgery and Laser Medicine
  • Metropolitan Hospital
  • New York, NY

Zain Husain, MD

  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellow
  • Montefiore Medical Center
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Bronx, NY


Hooman Khorasani, MD

  • Chief, Division of Dermatologic & Cosmetic Surgery
  • Program Director
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery & Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship
  • Program Director
  • Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship
  • Department of Dermatology
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • New York, NY

Laura Kruter, MD

  • Dermatologist, Mohs Surgeon
  • Mariwalla Dermatology
  • West Islip, NY

Adam Nabatian, MD

  • Clinical Instructor
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Montefiore Medical Center
  • Bronx, NY

Vishal Patel, MD

  • Mohs Micrographic & Dermatologic Surgery Director
  • Global Health Dermatology
  • Assistant Professor of Dermatology
  • Columbia University Medical Center
  • New York, NY

Anne Truitt, MD

  • Dermatologist and Mohs Micrographic Surgeon
  • Skin Surgery Medical Group
  • San Diego, CA


Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: October 30, 2016
Date of Credit Termination: October 30, 2019
Contact Hours: 8.00

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

Learning Objectives

After viewing this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Appraise their scope of knowledge of common dermatologic surgery procedures
  • Recognize areas of weakness in their knowledge of dermatologic surgery and cosmetic procedural dermatology to achieve improvements
  • Evaluate and diagnose common dermatologic surgical problems
  • Assess which dermatologic surgical patients require external referrals
  • Translate knowledge into lifelong learning and self-assessment

Intended Audience

This educational activity was designed for residents preparing for their initial certification exam, as well as practicing dermatologists who are preparing for their board recertification exam. It is also designed for physicians from other specialties such as plastic surgery, family practice, and otolaryngology who are attempting to learn topics in dermatologic surgery relevant to their clinical practice.