Serdev Sutrures - Training and Perceptorship “At present needles are superior to scalpel in cosmetic surgery”
chp, 28 April 2009, 18:28
Suture Suspension System Course Instructors
About Dr. Serdev & Dr. Reynolds
Dwight C. Reynolds, M.D. - Course Director
About Dr. Reynolds - Dr. Reynolds' training is in General Surgery from the Cleveland Clinic foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. He has been in private practice and board certified in emergency medicine in Southeast Florida since 1985. He is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, the American Board of Medical Specialties, the American Association of Aesthetic Medicine & Surgery and the International Meso-Lipotherapy Society.
Dr. Reynolds' expertise in Suture Suspension featuring the Serdev Technique is the result of his primary training in Sophia, Bulgaria facilitated by the father of the technique himself: Dr. Nikolay P. Serdev. Dr. Reynolds has been doing the “Serdev Suture Suspension Technique for two years. Dr. Reynolds has done more than 500 procedures without complications. He received his certification by Dr. Nikolay P. Serdev, MD, PhD in Sophia Bulgaria. In March of 2008, Dr. Serdev bestowed upon Dr. Reynolds the title "Master Instructor" in the Serdev Suture Suspension System the only physician in the United States to be given such honor.
Nikolay P. Serdev, M.D. – Guest Trainer, Technique Creator
About Dr. Serdev - Dr Serdev is the national consultant of the Ministry of Health in Bulgaria, certified specialist in “Cosmetic (Aesthetic) Surgery” by the International and European Boards of Cosmetic Surgery and by the Ministry of Health of Bulgaria. He is Professor at the International College of Cosmetic Surgery, Honorary Professor at the New Bulgarian University, International examiner and Member of the Board of Trustees of the International Board of Cosmetic Surgery, Program director of the International University Program for specialization in “Cosmetic (Aesthetic) Surgery”.
The Medical Centre “Aesthetic surgery, Aesthetic medicine”, headed by Prof. Serdev is the only medical institution in Bulgaria accredited by the Ministry of Health in Bulgaria and the International College of Cosmetic Surgery to provide postgraduate specialization and qualification of medical doctors in the specialty of “Cosmetic Surgery”. The centre is certified EN ISO 9001:200) for quality.
The “Serdev Suture Methods” - Prof. Serdev’s author’s methods - in conjunction with the semi-elastic Bulgarian threads and the developed needle instruments for mini-invasive liftings without scars for all areas of the face, as well as for breasts, buttocks, abdominal flaccidity, inner thigh, etc. are changing the Cosmetic Surgery nowadays. Due to immediate result, stable fixation and anchoring, lack of trauma, and short recovery time, those methods are well known as “launch time” or “weekend procedures”. There are no visible scars that allowed Prof. Pier Fournier at the International congress of cosmetic surgery in Spain 2003 to announce that “At present needles are superior to scalpel in cosmetic surgery”.