Tom van Eijk Academy

Tom van Eijk Academy

Born in 1969, based in Amsterdam, Dr. Tom van Eijk is one of Holland’s most famed cosmetic doctors and internationally an authority on injectable fillers, speaking at conferences around the world for over a decade.

He started his study to become a medical doctor at the University of Nijmegen but chose to graduate at the University of Amsterdam. There he did research on resorbable bio compatible materials in Experimental Surgery and hereditary skin diseases in Plastic Surgery. After gaining surgical skills in Cardio-thoracic Surgery, Dr. van Eijk then began to focus on Plastic Surgery, gathering three years of experience. In 2003 Dr. Tom van Eijk decided to concentrate on cosmetic injectables and started teaching in The Netherlands from 2005, (Restylane® and Botox®), Belgium (Dysport®) and developed the Fern Pattern TechniqueTM, introducing it in Sweden the Fall of 2005.

The article on the topic was in the August 2007 issue of the New York Journal of Drugs in Dermatology. This Journal also published his article about the Lip Tenting Technique. The success of Restylane Fern Pattern Technique TM is evident, as Dr. van Eijk has presented this technique all over the world, from Vancouver to Manila, from Stockholm to Hong Kong.

Courses

Masterclasses

Grab the opportunity to join a masterclass by Dr. Tom van Eijk. The Amsterdam based doctor is one of Holland’s most famed cosmetic doctors and internationally an authority on injectable fillers, speaking at conferences around the world for over a decade. In a small group with a maximum of ten delegates, personal attention is guaranteed.

Get hands-on training on your own models. Filler syringes (1 ml.) per student, Lunch and refreshments included. And of course your personal Certificate of Attendance.

Patient assessment
Understanding the patients’ needs and translating them into anatomical goals. Add science to your explanation to align patients’ expectation with your expectation and biological reality. Optimizing the physician-patient relationship.

Physical basics of hyaluronic acids
In vitro versus in vivo longevity and physical and biological behavior of HA fillers. Understanding the principles of injections in different tissue types.

Different properties of filler brands
Comparing the major brands and comprehend the differences.

Fern Pattern Technique
Tom van Eijk’s signature technique on addressing folds and dermal weaknesses.
The ultimate explanation of exactly how and why with all the details that will
make your treatments impressive yet invisible. Long term results and benefits
of collagen neogenesis.

Lip Tenting Technique
Creating natural looking, attractive lips. From the biology of attractiveness to the
shaping and volumizing with optimal control.

Periorbital techniques, pitfalls and guidelines
Safe and effective rejuvenation of this vulnerable yet rewarding facial area.

Strategic Volume Targeting
How to avoid pillow-face results by adding just enough at the perfect spot.

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