Course Description

The AAOPM provides hands on workshops in large cities throughout the US. Detroit remains a favorite location for our members.

Program Information:
For more information about each program, click on the specific topic below. The Aesthetic Weekends provide comprehensive training in all areas of Aesthetics from Botox and Dermal Filler Training to Cosmetic Lasers and all the injectable procedures such as mesotherapy, sclerotherapy, and much more. All AAOPM courses are complete and designed to help you integrate these techniques immediately upon your return to your practice.

AAOPM provides training over a typical 4 day period (Friday to Monday) to help practitioners maximize their learning experience over a short period. You may decide to attend 1 or all courses offered over the weekend.

In addition to Aesthetics, AAOPM weekends are complete with training in Anti Aging and Regenerative Medicine, Weight Management, Pain Management, Surgery, and More.

Below is a complete listing of all course workshops and a link to register for classes.

If you are interested in attending more than one program the AAOPM membership options are the most cost effective way to complete all your training. After paying one price, members may attend all courses FREE of charge.

Reasons to attend

  1. Hands on workshops are created to help practitioners acquire new skills for their practice
  2. Learn how to create a specialty practice in Aesthetics, Anti Aging and Regenerative Medicine, Pain Management, and other topics.
  3. Programs taught by nationally recognized speakers and Physician Specialists
  4. AAOPM now works closely with a “celebrity” group of Physicians to teach the courses
  5. Training from nationally recognized leader in CME Education with over 17 years in business.

Detroit Event Dates

Detroit Event Location

Detroit Metro Airport Marriott

Detroit Event - Faculty


Our PHYSICIAN TRAINERS AND SPECIALISTS are highly credentialed in Aesthetics, Anti Aging, Medicine, Pain Management, and Surgery. The AAOPM has worked with these instructors for many years and we are happy with the positive feedback we continue to receive from our graduates. Here are a few of our trainers, they are not our only instructors, please visit the faculty page for a more complete list along with more information on our instructor’s credentials.

Ann Roberts MD

Ann Roberts, MD

Dr. Anne Roberts has been a lead instructor with the American Academy of Procedural Medicine (AAOPM) for more than 10 years. She is a Physician Examiner and on the Physician Advisory Board with the AAOPM. Dr Roberts in an experienced Wellness and Aesthetic Physician. She is Double Board Certified and is highly credentialed with accolades from both Yale University and Johns Hopkins. Dr. Roberts graduated from Yale University School of Medicine and completed her residency at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and the Mayo Clinic. Dr. Roberts is a great instructor and is well liked by our students and graduates. She continues to receive high reviews from the workshop participants and we are happy to work with Dr Roberts in our courses.

Gregory A. Buford, MD FACS

Gregory A. Buford, MD FACS

Denver, Colorado Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Gregory Buford specializes in non-invasive and cosmetic plastic surgery procedures that empower you to look and feel your very best. A nationally recognized expert and trainer in the safe and effective use of injectables, Dr. Buford is renowned for his expertise in breast enhancements, including Denver breast augmentation and breast lift, abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck), liposuction, facial and hand rejuvenation, along with his revolutionary Before Baby Body program for moms looking to regain their pre-pregnancy bodies and confidence. Developing personalized cosmetic plastic surgery and non-invasive services such as BOTOX® and JUVÉDERM®, including the new VOLUMA XC, Dr. Buford matches your specific needs and desires to the service best suited to deliver results. Dr. Buford has a proven reputation and the qualifications to match.

dr alan bauman

Dr. Alan Bauman

Alan J. Bauman, M.D. is a full-time hair transplant surgeon who has treated over 17,000 patients and performed over 7,000 surgical procedures since starting his medical hair loss practice, Bauman Medical Group, in 1997. Currently located in Boca Raton, Florida, Dr. Bauman received his M.D. degree from New York Medical College and surgical residency training at Mt. Sinai Medical Center and Beth Israel Medical Center in New York.

Dr. Bauman is one of approximately 100 physicians worldwide to achieve the certification from the esteemed American and International Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS), is an accepted member of the International Alliance of Hair Restoration Surgeons (IAHRS) and is also recommended by the American Hair Loss Association.

dr tj tsay

Dr. TJ Tsay

Dr. TJ Tsay; Family Practitioner. Dr. Tsay is the ultimate success story and role model to the typical Family Practitioner. Dr.Tsay started out in a small medical practice and today owns of the largest, most recognized medical spa and cosmetic treatment centers in Los Angeles. Dr Tsay graduated Summa Cum Laude from Emory University and also practiced Emergency Medicine for 15 years. Dr. Tsay will share with you the steps he followed to gain this level of recognition and success in the Aesthetics field.

Dr. Tsay is an outstanding instructor in all the injectables and in Aesthetics. He is a frequently requested instructor by our participants and members. Dr. Tsay is known for his extensive knowledge of the finer details in Aesthetics and also for his patience and willingness to share his wealth of knowledge. Thank you Dr. Tsay from all of us at the AAOPM.

cheryl whitman

Cheryl Withman

Cheryl Whitman, CEO Beautiful Forever- Invited Guest, Renowed expert in Aesthetic Marketing with over 25 years experience helping physicians growth their practices. Cheryl works with physicians of all specialties and has helped thousands of practitioners develop their own thriving practice. Cheryl has numerous publications including her most recognized “Beautifully Profitable” which is sold on Amazon and used by Plastic Surgeons, Dermatologist, Medical Spa Owners, Academic Associations, and others as the “go to source” for marketing an Aesthetic Practice.