November 16-17, 2019
1717 North Akard Street, Dallas, TX
2019 Sciton Fall User Summit Speakers:
Patrick Bitter, Jr., MD, FAAD
Patrick Bitter, Jr., M.D. is a board-certified dermatologist specializing in non-surgical treatments to improve skin health and delay aging and anti-aging medicine. He is the founder of Advanced Aesthetic Dermatology and maintains medical practices in Los Gatos, CA and Beverly Hills, CA. He received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his dermatology residency at Stanford University School of Medicine in 1986. Dr. Bitter is regarded as the pioneer in the use of pulsed light technology for skin rejuvenation. He is the developer of the acclaimed FotoFacial procedure using pulsed light to rejuvenate aged skin. He has authored several ground-breaking scientific papers on the use of pulsed light for skin rejuvenation. Dr. Bitter has been featured as a celebrity dermatologist on ABC’s Extreme Makeover. He is a member of several professional societies including Fellowship in the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. Dr. Bitter has been a consultant to the medical laser device industry and to nutritional and anti-aging companies.
A. Jay Burns, MD
Dr. A. Jay Burns has his private practice in Dallas and is a partner in Dallas Plastic Surgery Institute. He is board certified in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Burns has chaired many laser conferences and is a noted national and international speaker and authority on lasers and cosmetic surgery, vascular anomalies, and birthmarks. He is founder and director of the Vascular Anomalies and Birthmark Clinic in Dallas, TX. He has been voted numerous times by his peers to both D Magazine’s “Best Doctors” and Texas Monthly’s “Texas Super Doctors”. He has been featured on the Oprah Winfrey “Medical Miracles” show and has been a regular guest plastic surgeon on Good Morning Texas, WFAA-TV.
Steven Camp, MD
Dr. Camp is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon out of Fort Worth, Texas, where is the the owner of his beautiful private practice. He earned his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University, graduating with honors. Dr. Camp then earned his medical degree from the School of Medicine at Texas Tech University Health Science Center before completing a general surgery residency at Carolinas Medical Center. Following 5 years of surgical training, Dr. Camp completed a prestigious plastic surgery residency at the University of Utah, where he honed his skills in plastic and reconstructive surgery. That was followed by the opportunity to train under Dr. Daniel C. Mills II, the 2016 president of ASAPS, through an aesthetic fellowship that enhanced Dr. Camp’s surgical techniques and minimally invasive treatments. Dr. Camp has been named a Top Doctor by Fort Worth magazine for 4 consecutive years, is included in Texas Monthly magazine’s Super Docs, and is one of RealSelf’s Top 100 Specialists in 2015 and 2016. He’s also a contributing editor to The Plastic Surgery Channel™.
Michael Coyle, DO
With his specialization in urogynecology, Dr. Michael Coyle holds the unique distinction of having earned the nation’s first Board Certification as a Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgeon (FPMRS) through The American College of Osteopathic Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOOG) and The American Osteopathic Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (AOBOG), later gaining such great standing in his field that he also became a Board examiner.
It is with his invaluable experience that Dr. Coyle offers an unparalleled level of medical care, including diVa vaginal therapy to women all over the Gulf Coast, hoping that, in providing his patients with treatment and relief from the conditions that have so greatly affected their ability to live free from pain, he is offering them renewed hope and enriching their lives.
Jason Emer, MD
A board-certified dermatologist specializing in cosmetic, laser, and procedural dermatology, Dr. Jason Emer is an expert in surgical and nonsurgical facial sculpting and body contouring procedures. Following an internship at Saint Joseph Hospital in Chicago, Dr. Emer completed a two-year dermatopharmacology fellowship at Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan, where he conducted multiple clinical trials on investigational treatments in cosmetic, laser and surgical dermatology; his work prompted FDA approval for several medications and devices treating a range of skin conditions. Throughout his residency, Dr. Emer focused his cosmetic interests on liposuction, contouring, sculpting, fat harvesting, and fat transfers, learning from world-renowned specialists in the fields of dermatology and plastic surgery. He also began an HIV treatment clinic where fat transfer, fillers, and other cosmetic and plastic surgical procedures were used to enhance patients’ facial features and address body disproportions. Dr. Emer is renowned for his ability to correct botched procedures, scars, burns, irregularities and deformities as well as his use of custom-tailored combination treatments to achieve patient-specific, long-term results.
President, Mint Logic
Adam Fichman was born and raised in Kansas City and received his bachelors of business administration from Illinois Wesleyan University. While in college, Adam started 1Dawg.com in 2005, and quickly grew it to 20 million users a month; at that time, it was closely rivaling YouTube. 1Dawg’s on-demand conversion technology helped the company become the first to send videos from the internet to phones. Adam was working with Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook during its early days, and 1Dawg partnered with different phone carriers to allow them to send videos to their phones and sell more data plans.
Adam’s is President of Lifted Logic, which he founded upon his graduation from college, and is a full-service digital agency that creates experiences, feelings, and engagements that elevates brands. Lifted Logic has helped thousands of companies across the nation since its inception in 2007. The company has won multiple awards, including 25 Under Twenty-Five, Multiple W3 Awards for web design, development, and videography.
Recently partnering with the owners of MINT Aesthetics and Aestheticare in Leawood, KS, MINT Logic was founded to make marketing and SEO easy and accessible for those in the Med Spa industry. Taking the success from Lifted Logic and pairing it with the dynamic growth achieved by Aestheticare Med Spa and MINT Aesthetics, Adam is pleased to present MINT Logic and its innovative marketing program. Working with hundreds of med spas across the country has given MINT Logic the background and understanding of the unique needs of med spas, what is needed to make them successful, and ultimately what marketing is most effective to drive brand awareness and conversions for each company.
John Hoopman, CMLSO
UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
John Hoopman began his clinical experience at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas in 1998. He is now the administrator of the UT program (now some 150 lasers strong) including the disciplines of medical/surgical specialties including Cardio-Thoracic, Dermatology, Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Oral Surgery, Orthopedics, Otorhinolaryngology, Urology, and Neurologic Surgery.
Kathy Metcalf-Taranto, CMLI, CMLT
AesthetiCare Medspa & MINT Aesthetics
Kathy’s love for skin began in 2000 when she started working with a French cosmeceutical company. Like wine and cheese, it was an instant fit. For the next 7 years she worked with Aesthetic Centers in the Southwest developing treatment menus, training staff and implementing marketing programs.
In 2007, Kathy was certified in laser aesthetics and quickly became a laser trainer at multiple laser institutes in Arizona. In 2011 she developed laser curriculum and opened the first ARRA laser certification course in Arizona.
Over the last 15 years, Kathy has been fortunate enough to work in almost every position within the industry including; retail sales, front desk, laser technician, laser trainer, sales rep, event coordinator, sales consultant and manager. She has been awarded both Rep of the year and Presidents Club. Kathy started MINT in 2013 and is thrilled to now partner with ACG.
Jason Pozner, MD, FACS
Dr. Jason Pozner is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. The Founder of Sanctuary Plastic Surgery and co-owner of Sanctuary Medical Aesthetic Center in Boca Raton, Florida, Dr. Pozner is a highly respected authority on both surgical and non-invasive plastic surgery techniques. He has been a consultant or investigator for many aesthetic companies and member of several advisory boards, including Sciton, Mentor, Bioform, Coapt, Medicis, Allergan and Ultrashape.
Chris W. Robb, MD, PhD, FAAD
Dr. Chris W. Robb is the co-founder of Skin & Allergy Center and has been in practice since 2007. He obtained his PhD in Microbiology and Immunology from the University of Texas Medical Branch in 1999 and his Doctor of Medicine from Texas Tech University in 2003. Dr. Robb graduated from the Vanderbilt Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology and became a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology in 2007. Dr. Robb takes a special interest in skin cancer surgery and cosmetic dermatology. He also continues to be involved in research in both university and private settings. He speaks nationally and internationally and is affiliated with Williamson Medical Center, St. Thomas-Rutherford and Vanderbilt University.
Tom Seery is the founder and CEO of RealSelf, an online resource for medical aesthetics. Prior to RealSelf, Tom was a member of the founding team at Expedia, where he developed a $500M private-label travel business and introduced search marketing long before Google was a household name. Tom recently followed his passion for giving back, and joined the board of ReSurge International (formerly named Interplast). ReSurge brings life-transforming reconstructive plastic surgery to 2,000 children a year in developing nations. Tom holds an MS from Drexel University, MBA from University of Washington, and BA from Connecticut College.
Antonio Campo Voegeli, MD
Dr. Campo is the Founder and Medical Director of Clínica Dermatológica Campo-Optimage in Barcelona. He is also Co-Director of the Masters Program of Advanced Aesthetic and Laser Procedures at the University Carlos Herrera in Valencia and Professor of Medical Laser Procedures at the Official College of Medicine of Barcelona. He is member of the Spanish Academy of Dermatology and the European Society for Lasers in Dermatology.
Jill Waibel, MD, FAAD
Dr. Jill Waibel practices as a board certified dermatologist specializing in cutaneous laser surgery and the dermatologic care of patients. She is currently the medical director and owner of Miami Dermatology and Laser Institute in Miami, Florida. Dr. Waibel is a board certified dermatologist, and serves as a Clinical Voluntary Professor at University of Miami and Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology for Wright State University. She is the Dermatology Subsection Chief in the Department of Medicine at Baptist Hospital. She is a Fellow in the American Academy of Dermatology, and a diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology. Dr. Waibel is also a member of several professional organizations – the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, the Women’s Dermatologic Society and the American Medical Association. She also served as a Vice-Chairman for the Dermatology Foundation and a Florida Medical Association Delegate.
2019 Fall User Summit Agenda*:
|SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16|
|7:00 AM||Registration & Breakfast|
|8:00 AM||Welcome to the World Famous Sciton User Summit||Robb Brindley|
|8:30 AM||Lasers: Past, Present and Future||Dr. A Jay Burns|
|9:15 AM||Clinical Masters Academy Presents Live Vascular Treatment Showcase with ClearV||Daryl Mossburg, RN|
|9:25 AM||Understanding Digital Marketing and Why You Might be Doing it Wrong||Adam Fichman|
|10:40 AM||JOULE X Unveil: Introducing JOULE X||Jim Hobart, CEO|
|11:00 AM||New Breakthrough Technology Presented by Sciton's Research & Development||Doug Carrow|
|11:30 AM||Go-to HALO Protocols and New Treatment Technique Featuring HALO Eyes||Dr. Chris Robb|
|1:15 PM||Back to the Future||Robb Brindley|
|1:25 PM||How a Global Expert in Dermatologic Surgery Uses Sciton Technology to Change Lives||Dr. Jill Waibel|
|1:55 PM||Why Not You? Breakthrough Strategies for Amazing Outcomes in Practice Marketing||Kathy Taranto|
|2:25 PM||LIVE with the Legend: Plastic Surgery Resurfacing Techniques||Dr. Jason Pozner|
|3:25 PM||An Insiders Look into the Cosmetic Laser Industry||John Hoopman|
|3:45 PM||How to Provide World Class Outcomes with Combination Therapies Exclusive to Sciton||Dr. Antonio Campo Voegeli|
|4:30 PM||Instagram Artistry from a Beverly Hills Influencer||Dr. Jason Emer|
|4:50 PM||Closing Thoughts||Robb Brindley|
|7:00 PM||80's Theme Customer Appreciation Celebration|
|SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 17|
|9:00 AM||MVP Panel of Experts with MVL||Michael Van Lenten, Dr. Pozner, Dr. Bitter, Jr., Dr. Camp, Jackie Smith|
|10:00 AM||Seattle's Finest: The Future of Digital Marketing and Medical Aesthetics||Tom Seery, Robb Brindley, Lacee J. Naik|
|10:45 AM||Breakthroughs in Aesthetic Medicine & Women's Health||Dr. Michael Coyle|
|11:50 AM||The Godfather of Pulsed Light Shares How to Stay ForeverYoung with BroadBandLight and HALO||Dr. Patrick Bitter, Jr.|
|1:00 PM||Grand Prize: Trip for Two to the Caribbean (must be present to win)||Robb Brindley|
*Agenda subject to change