Dermal Filler Training Courses

Taught by Leading International Surgeons

 

Founder – Director of OFAA

Dr. Sabrina Shah-Desai, MS, FRCS is a leading international aesthetic and reconstructive oculoplastic surgeon.

Our Teaching Philosophy

Small groups, anatomical theory, hands-on practise

 

Upcoming Course Dates

Our cadaver-based courses teach multi-disciplinary injectable techniques developed by world leaders in their fields.

 

Dermal Filler Training Courses

Taught by Leading International Surgeons

 

Boost your confidence

Learn filler techniques from renowned international surgeons.

Dermal Filler Training Courses

Taught by Leading International Surgeons

Learn research-led techniques from pioneering, world-class surgeons. Increase your confidence, safety and results with dermal filler treatments.

Dissect and Understand

Dissect and Understand the facial anatomy

Practise Techniques

Practise dermal filler techniques on fresh cadavers

One-on-one Tuition

Get one-on-one tuition in small class sizes

Our Courses

Prevention and Management of Dermal Filler Complications

Peri-orbital and Peri-oral Rejuvenation Using Dermal Fillers

Rejuvenation of the male and female profile using dermal fillers

World Class Anatomical Teaching

Welcome to OFAA - a non-surgical skills development academy specialising in training medical aesthetic professionals to deliver safer, more effective aesthetic treatments.

Our cadaver-based courses teach multi-disciplinary injectable techniques developed by world leaders in their fields. Recent courses have featured Dr Frank Rosengaus teaching his renowned non-surgical rhinoplasty technique, Dr. Sabrina Shah-Desai teaching her innovative EyeBoost™ peri-orbital rejuvenation treatment and Prof Benoit Hendrixx teaching the angiosome theory & how to manage vascular occlusions.

OUR COURSES

Testimonials

Dr. Sabrina Shah-Desai

Founder – Director of OFAA

Dr. Sabrina Shah-Desai, MS, FRCS is a leading international aesthetic and reconstructive oculoplastic surgeon and educator. She is a member of the British OculoPlastic Surgery Society (BOPSS), The Royal College of Surgeons(Ed), The Royal College of Ophthalmologists, American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and Interspeciality member of British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS).

As an educator developing skill and dexterity, to improve practitioner and patient outcomes, Sabrina has co-developed a “Facial Filler Training Head” and runs the Oculofacial Aesthetic Academy (OFAA) offering cadaver-based skills learning courses in UK. She is an invited faculty at cadaveric surgical training wet-labs in UK since 2014, has conducted pigs eyelid wetlabs for teaching basic oculoplastic surgery to residents (from 2012-2014) and has been faculty at aesthetic skills transfer wet-labs at the American Academy of Ophthalmology (2014-2015), using silicone heads for simulated facial filler training.

She has over two decades of experience, focused on the eye and face and has developed ‘Eye-Boost’ – an innovative new treatment for bespoke tear trough rejuvenation and the “Anatomical lift” for 3-Dimentional facial rejuvenation.

She is frequently invited to present her minimally innovative techniques both nationally and internationally, as a KOL for Galderma, Novoxel and Radara.

Sabrina is a KOL and globally recognised trainer and featured on the Safety in Beauty “Advisory Panel Expert for Eyes 2015-16”. She received the “Highly commended Surgeon of the Year” Diamond Award 2016

“The best course I've been on… I strongly recommend this course”

Dr W AAesthetic GP

“The balance between theory, demonstration and hands-on experience was perfect”

Mrs J VAesthetic Nurse Practitioner

Our Teaching Philosophy

Small groups, anatomical theory, hands-on practise.

“Our courses allow delegates to dissect and truly understand the facial anatomy before practising evidence-based techniques on fresh cadavers.

We teach a multi-disciplinary injection techniques so that you can understand with confidence how to improve complex aesthetic concerns – such as with the nasal labial folds, tear trough hollows and volume issues in the peri-orbital area.

Our techniques are backed up by evidence-based publications such as JPRAS or the current literature.” Sabrina Shah-Desai.

Our Instructors

Meet the Instructors

Our courses teach dermal filler techniques that have been developed by leading international surgeons. Our mission is to increase your confidence and safety so that you can dramatically improve your patient outcomes.

Dr. Sabrina Shah-Desai MS FRCS

Internationally renowned for her expertise in treating various eye health and cosmetic concerns surround the eyelids, tear troughs, temple, superior sulcus and more.

Dr. Frank Rosengaus

An ENT, Head and Neck Surgery surgeon with a sub-speciality in Facial Plastic Surgery. He is key opinion leader on non-invasive aesthetic procedures with 20 years of experience in facial aesthetics and author of “The Rosengaus Method: Beauty that breaks the mold” Aguilar Editorial, May 2016

Prof Benoit Hendrickx

A consultant plastic surgeon at the Brussels University Hospital, who is also a key opinion leader. He coordinates a yearly held ISAP’s facial anatomy fresh cadaver dissection course in Liege, Belgium. His practice has a concerted focus on facial surgical and nonsurgical aesthetics.

Miss Julia Sen

Julia is a member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and a executive member of the British Oculoplastic Surgeons’ Society (BOPSS).

Dr Firas Al-Niaimi

Dr Firas Al-Niaimi is a consultant dermatologist, Mohs and laser surgeon with over 10 years of experience in dermatology and practices in the heart of London.

Dr. Gabriela Casabona

Dr. Gabriela Casabona is a dermatologist practicing in Brazil. She has dedicated the first 10 years of her career to mastering cosmetic rejuvenation of both the face and body.