SDARTs 2021

The Science and Beauty of Regeneration

When: August 13-15, 2021

What: Explore the expanding world of regenerative therapies from hair restoration to foot and ankle applications. Learn to use microfat, nanofat, energy devices and other biologics for rejuvenation and repair.

Three days of cutting-edge developments in regenerative therapies.

Where: SDARTs 2021 will be available to stream live as a virtual conference, for the first time since its inception. Attendees can now attend virtually. 


The SDARTs 4th Global Conference will take place over three days (Friday, Saturday, Sunday).

There will be general sessions for all attendees, as well as two separate conference tracks:

  • Cosmetic, Plastic, and Reconstructive Surgery (Yellow Track)
  • Office-Based Regenerative Aesthetics (Blue Track)


This schedule is subject to change. 


    Conference Day 1

    Saturday August 14th, 2021

    General Sessions
    Time Topic
    7:00 am - 7:15 am
    Welcome to the Fourth Annual SD ARTs Conference 2021
    7:15 am - 7:45 am 

    Keynote Address: Past, Present, and Future of Adipose Regenerative Therapies; The Evolution of MicroFat & NanoFat in our Practice

    Patrick Tonnard, MD & Alex Verpaele, MD

    7:45 am - 8:15 am

    Senescence and How NanoFat gets rid of senescent cells. We are not making you look younger; we ARE making you younger

    Ramon Llull, MD

    8:15 am - 8:45 am
    Regenerative Ortho
    Chad Prodromos, MD
    8:45 am - 9:15 am

    Understanding of Autocrine, Paracrine and Cell-Matrix Importance in

    Regenerative Medicine Applications

      Robert Alexander, MD, DMD, FICS

    9:15 am - 9:45 am Q&A / Panel
    9:45 am - 10:15 am Morning Break
    10:15 am - 10:45am

    Hair Restoration- Scientific explanation; what works and why it works. 

    John Cole, MD

    10:45 am - 11:00 am

    Parenchyma as Filler, Mesenchymal as Healer: How stromal aggregates can support volumetric restoration 

    Ramon Llull, MD

    11: 00 am -11:15 am         
    Peter J. Rubin, MD 
    11:15 am-11:45 am
    Question & Answer Panel
    11:45 am -12:45 pm
    Intermission Break
    12:45 pm - 13:30pm
    Office-Based Regenerative Aesthetic and Therapeutic Applications of MicroFat and NanoFat: A Multispecialty Collaboration



    13:30 pm - 13:45 pm
    Question & Answer Panel
    13:45 pm - 14:15 pm
    Afternoon Break
    14:15 pm - 14:45 pm 

    Adipose Regenerative Therapies for Scar Treatment, Wound Healing, & Burns

                                        Greg Pataki, MD
    14:45 pm - 15:15 pm 

    COVID Update Panel

     Robert Alexander, Ramon Llull, Scott Stanwyck

    15:15 pm - 16:00 pm 
    Question & Answer Panel
    16:00 pm - 16:15 pm 
    Closing End of SDARTs 4th Global Conference Day 2
    Overview / End of Day 2

    Conference Day 2

    Sunday, August 15th, 2021

    Time Topic
    7:00 am - 7:30 am

    MACS-Lift, SNIF, & Composite Eyelid Rejuvenation with MicroFat & NanoFat

     Patrick Tonnard, MD

    7:30 am - 8:00 am

    The Marten Technique for Facelift with Fat Grafting

    Timothy Marten, MD

    8:00 am - 8:30 am 
    Facial Autologous Fat Grafting: MicroFat, SNIF, SNIE, and NanoFat (Male and Female)
    8:30 - 8:45 am

    Composite Techniques for Perioral Rejuvenation: Lower Face, Neck & Décolletage

     Alexis Verpaele, MD

    8:45 am - 9:15 am 

    Composite Techniques for Perioral Rejuvenation: Lower Face, Neck & Décolletage

     Alexis Verpaele, MD

    9:15 am -  9:45 am


    9:45 am - 10:00 am

    Flash Recovery Breast Augmentation

    Ashkan Ghavami, MD

    10:00 am - 10:15 am 

    Breast Augmentation, Breast Reconstruction, and Treating RIF with Fat Grafting: Composite and Non-composite Techniques

    Amin Kalaaji, MD

    10:15 am - 10:40 am

    An Artistic Approach to Hi-Def Body Sculpting & The Science in Gluteal Grafting

    Ashkan Ghavami, MD

    10:40 am - 11:00 am

    Ultrasound Guided Fat Grafting for Breast, Buttock, and Hands

    Pat Pazmino, MD

    11:15 am - 11:30 am  

    Patient Safety Panel Discussion

    11:30 am - 12:15 am
    Question & Answer Panel
    12:15 am - 13:00 pm 
    Lunch Break 
     13:00 pm 
    General Session RECONVENES Main Virtual Room
    Time Topic
    7:00 am - 7:30 am            

    The Evolution of Energy Devices for Rejuvenation; Head-to-Toe Office-Based Composite Procedures & Applications with Energy Based Devices to Enhance your Practice

    Tess Mauricio, MD

    7:30 am - 7:45 am

    Tips for Starting a Med-Spa: What to do and What to avoid when Setting up a clinic

    Deborah Manjoney, MD

    7:45 am -  8:00 am 

    Subcutaneous NanoFat Injection; Full Face Non-Surgical Rejuvenation               

     Sophie Menkes, MD

    8:00 am - 8:30 am 
    Facial Autologous Fat Grafting: MicroFat, SNIF, SNIE, and NanoFat (Male and Female)
    Nabil Fakih, MD 
    8:30 am - 8:45 am 

    Treating the Aging Face & Nose: A Multilayer Approach with MicroFat and NanoFat (Male)

    Joseph Grzeskiewicz, MD

    8:45 am - 9:15 am 

    Female Wellness and Rejuvenation Composite Regenerative Therapies for Vaginal Rejuvenation: Functionality & Beautification

    Sophie Menkes, MD & Tess Mauricio, MD

    9:15 am - 9:30 am  
    Daddy Do Over Panel: Male Enhancement & Wellness-Hi-Def, Vasectomy, Hair, Penile Enlargement, Rhinoplasty
    9:30 am - 10:15 am 
    Question & Answer Panel
    10:15 am - 10:45 am 
    10:45 am - 11:00 am  

    Male Wellness and Enhancement: What treatments and how to perform

    Ramon Llull, MD & John Cole, MD

    11:00 am - 11:15 am 

    Regenerative Medicine: Application and Techniques Hair Restoration (How to)

    Angelo Trivisono, MD          

    11:15 am - 11:30 am 

    Skin Retraction Technique Neck Rejuvenation and Gynecomastia

    Richard Bensimon, MD

    11:30 am - 11:45 am 

    Office-Based Male Hi-Def Techniques

    Pat Pazmino, MD

    11:45 am - 12:15 pm 
    Question & Answer Panel
    12:15 pm - 13:00 pm 
    13:00 pm 
    General Session RECONVENES Main Virtual Room



    General Sessions reconvenes 
    Time Topic
    13:00 pm - 13:30pm

    Male Patients- MicroFat, NanoFat, and or PRP; Modernized Office-Based Treatment Plans that can we offer Men

    Panel Discussion
    13:30pm - 14:00 pm 

    Female Patients- Most Interesting Office-Based Transforming Treatments for Women with MicroFat, NanoFat, and or Hybrid Treatments

    Panel Discussion
    14:00 pm - 14:15 pm 

    The Combination of Adipose and PRP: Scientific and Clinical Rationale SVF

    Robert Alexander, MD

    14:15 pm - 14:30 pm 
    Rational of Super Charging Fat with NanoFat
    Ramon Llull, MD
    14:30 pm - 15:00 pm 

    Regenerative Medicine Panel Discussion

    Panel Discussion: Alexander, Llull, Prodromos, Menkes,

    15:00 pm - 15:30 pm 
    Question & Answer Panel
    15:30pm - 16:00 pm 

    The 4th GLOBAL SDARTs Future of Adipose Regenerative Medicine

    Robert Alexander, MD, Ramon Llull, MD, Chad Prodromos, MD

    16:00 pm - 16:15 pm

    SDARTs Closing Remarks

    End of Conference General Session Closing 

    Schedule is subject to change.