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Carboxytherapy Training

Carbon dioxide therapy is a procedure very similar to mesotherapy. It consists of intradermal and subcutaneous injections of CO2 using 30g needles.

about the course

Carboxytherapy Training Course - £1500.00

Overview

Carbon dioxide therapy is a procedure very similar to mesotherapy. It consists of intradermal and subcutaneous injections of CO2 using 30g needles.

The gas is injected into the subcutaneous fat which will in turn reduce or into the dermal layers to reduce stretch marks, scars or under eye darkness  

 

Competencies

Please see below a list of competencies which we assess you against on your training course:

  • History taking
  • Physical examination skills/clinical judgement
  • Demonstrates understanding of indications for treatment, A&P, procedural technique
  • Obtains informed consent
  • Demonstrates appropriate preoperative preparation
  • Offers/applies appropriate analgesics
  • Demonstrates safe delivery of proposed procedure
  • Technical ability
  • Aseptic technique
  • Post procedure management
  • Communication skills
  • Professionalism
  • Overall ability to perform the procedure competently

Your trainer will work with you to help you meet the required standard for each of these competencies.

Delegates not able to meet one or more of the competencies will be asked to resit their training on a different date at an additional cost.

Objectives

  • Introduction to Carboxytherapy 
  • Brief overview of the history of Carboxytherapy 
  • Gain a full understanding of the process you need to follow including consultation and contraindications
  • Gain practical hands on experience ensuring you are fully competent and confident in your own ability to perform Carboxytherapy 
  • Opportunity to ask questions
  • Understand and manage a variety of side effects, complications, patient concerns and how to address them
  • Demonstration of Carboxytherapy techniques on real patient models
  • Establish confidence through practical hands-on experience on patient models under 1:1 supervision of our expert trainer
  • Learn to deliver Carboxytherapy safely, but to successfully tackle every stage of the patient journey with confidence; from consultation, through treatment, handling rare complications, and looking after patients for the long term
  • Access to 1:1 supervision opportunities in the Birkdale training company clinic (by appointment and additional charges apply)
  • Free and exclusive access to our highly active online Facebook community for post-course support, questions and debate.
  • Patient model cases (typically) lasting around 1-hour each
  • 6:1 trainer/trainee ratio – maximum 6 trainees to a trainer to ensure the quality of hands-on experience and individualised tuition for this course
  • Dedicated fully-equipped modern clinic environment

What we cover

  • Health and safety
    • Gas storage
    • Needle safety and disposal
  • What is carboxytherapy?
  • History of carboxytherapy
  • How does it work?
  • Indications
  • Contraindications
  • Consultation form
  • Hair restoration
  • Skin rejuvenation and laxity
  • Stretch Marks
  • Side effects
  • Frequency and number of treatments
  • Aftercare