Basic Liposuction Training (LIPO 201)

Basic Liposuction Training Course is a self-paced didactic online liposuction training course on liposuction & liposculpting techniques conducted by experienced physician instructors. This course is intended for physicians with minimal or no previous experience performing liposuction procedures that are looking to acquire a robust foundation for understanding tumescent liposuction and liposculpting. Our qualified physician instructors are prominent physicians who own and operate successful liposuction practices and have over 40 years of combined liposuction experience. AAAMS offers the support and resources to help you get started!

Where Is This Course Held?

Online. Self-Paced

When Is This Course?

Immediate access upon license verification

Self-Paced Online Didactic Training Program

Upon registration, members will be granted access to the online learning management system and enrolled in Basic Liposuction Online Program by Dr. Sam Assassa, President of The American Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery. This online program is a comprehensive online training program designed to provide members with a robust foundation for understanding tumescent liposuction and liposculpting. Dr. Assassa provides his knowledge and professional expertise with over 5-hours of training video content to cover essential tumescent and liposculpting topics. This comprehensive online program serves as a preparation program for the Advanced Liposuction hands-on training course and is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of tumescent liposuction and liposculpting on both a fundamental and introductory level. The online program includes a required assignment at the conclusion that will measure the attendee’s level of understanding and test his or her knowledge. This online program maximizes the whole approach to liposuction and liposculpting.

Introduction to Tumescent Liposuction

  • History of Tumescent Liposuction and Liposculpting
  • Risks of Systemic Anesthesia
  • Complications
  • Pharmacology of Tumescent Technique
  • Tumescent Formulations Per Area
  • Ancillary Pharmacology

Patient Selection

  • Oral Clinical Examination
  • Medical Record Evaluation and Chart Audit
  • History and Physical on a mock patient
  • Medical Specialty Consultation
  • Standardized Patient Evaluation
  • Anesthesiology Simulation
  • Pre Op Evaluation
  • Marking and Photography
  • Antiseptic Techniques
  • Operating Room Preparation
  • Tumescent Infiltration Technique
  • Video Demonstration: Fundamental Principles of Liposuction

Surgical Techniques

  • Microcannula Liposculpting, Power Assisted Liposculpting, Ultrasound Liposculpting and Laser Liposculpting
  • Pre and Post Liposculpting Care
  • Open Drainage and Bimodal Compression
  • Video Demonstration: Fundamental Principles of Liposuction


Course Fee: $2,000 includes:

  • Online program attendance
  • Customizable marketing tools including start up forms, patient history, consents, policy & procedures
  • Instructional videos
  • 5-hours of training video content to cover essential tumescent and liposculpting topics
  • A certificate of training completion will be awarded at the conclusion of the course
  • AAAMS Associate membership


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