Dr. Spero J. Theodorou, founder and Surgical Director of Park Avenue Smart Lipo in NYC participated in the 5th global conference in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Symposium held in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during October 16 -18, 2021. Dr Theodorou was one of the key speakers at this prestigious international conference.
The most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered, and solutions adopted in the fields of Plastic & Aesthetic Surgery were presented and discussed throughout this international conference. The conference aligned its objectives with Saudi Arabia’s ambitious vision 2030 which has strong support and directives at empowering women in all fields such as medicine. The symposium had a special session on Saudi women plastic surgeons.
Dr. Theodorou delivered lectures on several topics. On the first day of the symposium, 16 October, 2021, Dr. Theodorou spoke on the following:
- The Use Of Radiofrequency Technology In The Treatment Of Upper & Lower Lids (10:50 am – 11:00 am)
- Bipolar Radiofrequency In The Use Of Minimal Invasive Neck Lifting (14:00 pm – 14:10 pm)
On the final day of symposium, 18th October, 2021, Dr. Theodorou delivered four keynote lectures on:
- Composite Breast Augmentation (Implant With Fat Graft) (10:50 am – 11:00 am)
- Scarless Breast Lift With Radiofrequency (14:40 pm – 14:50 pm)
- Novel Use Of Nanotechnology In Post-Surgery Recovery In Plastic Surgery (15:30 pm– 15:40 pm)
- Brazilian Butt Lift Under Local Anesthesia (15:50 pm- 16:00 pm)
Dr. Theodorou received his training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at RUSH St. Luke’s Presbyterian Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Upon completion, he underwent an additional year of training in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery at the prestigious Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital’s (MEETH) Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship Program, formerly Affiliated with New York University (NYU). The MEETH Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Fellowship specializes in training plastic surgeons in the art of aesthetic plastic surgery, has the distinction of being the oldest aesthetic surgery training program in the country and is internationally recognized in the field of cosmetic surgery.
Skilled and experienced in performing laser liposuction and other bodysculpting procedures, Dr. Theodorou is at present a teaching faculty at the prestigious ASAPS (American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery). He trains plastic surgeons on the latest advancements in body contouring surgery such as Smartlipo and Smartlipo MPX, Triplex, and other cutting edge advancements in plastic surgery.
Dr. Theodorou has multiple publications to his credit and frequently presents his work in major Plastic Surgery scientific meetings. In addition to authoring numerous publications on aesthetic plastic surgery, he is the section editor for Liposuction for the prestigious
Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Journal. He has been selected by Thieme Publishing, Inc to write the first authoritative plastic surgery text book on body contouring and technology – “Emerging Technologies in Body Contouring.” Along with Dr. Christopher Chia, he co-authored “1,000 Consecutive Cases of Laser-Assisted Liposuction and Suction-Assisted Lipectomy Managed with Local Anesthesia” (which is the largest published series of cases in peer reviewed journals analyzing safety and efficacy) that was published in the journal Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
With his expertise in all areas of aesthetic plastic surgery, Dr. Theodorou is constantly invited to speak and give presentations in the U.S. and internationally.