|Dr. Debraj Shome and Dr. Leslie Bernstein, Ex-Director, Department of Facial Plastic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA. Dr. Bernstein and Dr. Debraj Shome were together at the prestigious ‘Art of Rhinoplasty’ Course, the 47th edition of which was held in 2009 in San Francisco, November 2009.|
Dr. Debraj Shome & Dr. Rinky Kapoor with Top / Best Plastic Surgeons & Dermatologists.
Dr. Rinky Kapoor with Dr. Jay Barnett and Dr. Channing Barnett – Directors, Barnett Dermatology – New York, USA.
Dr. Kapoor visited Dr. Jay Barnett, one of the pioneers in the world in silicone injections for cosmetic applications, in November 2009. They also interacted and exchanged views on recent advances in Cosmetic Dermatology in India and the USA. It was a good experience to know the nature of cosmetic concerns in the Indian population in the United States, the differences in method of management of skin problems in Indian and White skin types due to scientific reasons, and how it differs from practices back in India.
Dr. Rinky Kapoor with Dr. David Goldberg – Clinical Professor and Director of laser research in the Department of Dermatology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA.
Dr. Kapoor visited Dr. David Goldberg, an authority worldover in the field of Dermatologic lasers and surgery, in November 2009.Dr. Kapoor was invited to visit the laser research and training facility headed by Dr. Goldberg, and the two discussed future collaborations in laser research, telemedicine prospects and strategies to develop better interaction between leaders in Cosmetic Dermatology in the US and dedicated clinics like ‘The Esthetic Clinic’ in India, for ensuring that the best Aesthetic care available in the world is made available in India.
Dr. Rinky Kapoor with Dr. Greg Morganroth at the California Skin institute, USA.
Dr. Kapoor visited Dr. Greg Morganroth, Director of the California Skin Institute- One of the most successful of Cosmetic Dermatology practices in the United States, in 2009.It was a great experience interacting with Dr. Morganroth and learning some unique Dermato surgical skills from the amazing doctor. An important intention of the visit was also to witness the set up and facilities provided in one of the best clinics in the USA, catering to patient necessities and requirements and ensuring their satisfaction and comfort with their treating staff.
Dr. Rinky Kapoor with Dr. Hayes Gladstone – Head, Department of Dermatologic surgery and laser center, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA.
Dr. Kapoor was a visiting fellow at the Department of Skin and Lasers in Stanford, California in 2009.Dr. Gladstone, who heads the department, was her mentor and guide. This visit was focused on fine tuning Dr. Kapoor’s Dermatosurgery skills by being trained by one of the best dermsurgeons in the world. It also strengthened associations of ‘The Esthetic Clinic’ with the Stanford dermatological research team and developed our professional relationships with one of the best universities in the world.
Dr. Rinky Kapoor with Dr. Arielle Kauvar, Clinical Associate Professor at New York University Medical Center, New York, USA.
Dr. Kapoor spent time with Dr. Kauvar at her state- of- the- art skin center in the USA, in 2009.Witnessing the most advanced of techniques and equipment, and the most advanced of treatments and cosmeceuticals used in skin care, were the features of the visit. The clinic management, hospitality by the clinic staff, patient comfort, along with the right expert care was of the highest caliber at Dr. Kauvar’s clinic, and a sincere effort has been made to incorporate these principles into ‘The Esthetic clinic’ as well.
|Dr. Debraj Shome at the world famous Anatomy Training Center at the Medical University, Vienna, Austria for the ‘Hands-On Aesthetic Facial Surgery and Rhinoplasty Cadaver Dissection Course’, October 2009.|
|Dissection on cadavers (donated dead bodies) is an important part of a surgeon’s development. Dr. Debraj Shome, the only surgeon from outside Europe who attended this revolutionary course, practiced revolutionary endoscopic (keyhole) orbital and facial aesthetic surgery so that his patients can benefit from these latest techniques for scar-less and incision less surgeries.|
|Dr. Debraj Shome with Dr. Giovanni Botti and Dr. Mario Pelle Ceravolo, top Italian Plastic Surgeons at the Cadaver Dissection Course, Vienna, October 2009.|
|Dr. Rinky Kapoor with Dr. Woraphong Manuskiatti – Bangkok, Thailand.Dr. Kapoor visited Dr. Manuskiatti in August 2009, in Bangkok, Thailand. He is the Head of the Siriraj Skin laser center at Siriraj Government Hospital, Mahidol University, and Head of Dermatologic laser surgery at the internationally acclaimed Bumrungrad International Hospital, Thailand. Dr. Kapoor observed and assisted Dr. Manuskiatti in the clinic, as well as framed projects for studies on Asian skin types and newer treatment modalities for Asian skins. Bangkok being one of the recent hubs for cosmetic dermatology procedures, it was a great learning experience for Dr. Kapoor too.|