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How to Select Appropriate Suture Materials to Minimise Wound Issues
If you would like to learn more on how you can minimise wound complications after a surgical procedure, please watch the next video with Dr Tony Dicker on the correct selection of sutures. Using the appropriate suture materials can make a difference between a good and great cosmetic outcome.
The program includes theory and surgical practical sessions on:
- Surgical anatomy and skin lines
- Local anaesthetic blocks
- Large elliptical excisions
- Advanced suturing techniques
- Rotation flaps
- Advancement flaps
- Full thickness grafts
- Dog ear repairs
- Wound care and various dressings
Our team of industry leaders and experienced skin cancer doctors will guide you in your learning and skills practice throughout the weekend and beyond. Upon completion of the course, you will receive unlimited access to additional online learning resources and alumni webinars with course revisions, case discussions and Q&A with the instructors.
Surgery is still considered the most effective and definitive skin cancer treatment. The Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Surgery is ideal for acquiring and honing various surgical techniques. In a highly practical program, you will learn how to perform large elliptical excisions and different types of flaps and grafts which will allow you to manage more complex skin cancer cases in your practice. This course is the first part of the three-part Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Surgery.