In this webinar, Dr. Omar Beidas reviews the history, background info, stages, and types of lipedema. Why these are poorly defined as well as treatment options are also covered, along with an emphasis on why multidisciplinary care is an absolute for patients suffering from lipedema.
All content is heavily based on current evidence-based data and any opinions are explicitly stated.
About our Speaker
Omar E. Beidas, MD, FACS, is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon with the Orlando Health Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery Institute, where he specializes in breast surgery and body contouring after weight loss.
After earning his medical degree from Temple University in Philadelphia, Dr. Beidas completed a residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Oklahoma in Norman. He concluded his postdoctoral training at the University of Pittsburgh with a fellowship in body contouring after weight loss. While at the University of Pittsburgh, he trained with notable surgeons who developed many of the techniques used for the most complex cases and served as a clinical instructor in the department of plastic surgery at the university’s medical center.
Dr. Beidas is a member of the American Medical Association, American College of Surgeons, American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. His work has appeared in peer-reviewed medical journals, and he has written several book chapters and presented his work at national meetings.
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