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SDNP October Educational Webinar – 4 Surgical Pearls to Improve Patient Outcomes
Thursday, October 26, 2023, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
Category: Events

SDNP Educational Webinar
4 Surgical Pearls to Improve Patient Outcomes
Presented by Theresa Talens DNP, FNP-C
October 26, 2023 | 4:30 p.m. Pacific / 7:30 p.m. Eastern
Free to Members & Non-Members


You will learn 4 must-know surgical pearls to help improve your surgical patients’ outcomes and techniques to help build your skills and confidence as a dermatology provider.

Learning Objectives:

  • How to Minimize Scarring Utilizing the Set Back Dermal Technique


    How to Approach a Postop Scar Eversion Case
  • Benefits of Curetting Prior to Excising a NMSC
  • Transepidermal Cross Pulley Suture & High Tensioned Wounds


Theresa Talens DNP, FNP-C
Theresa Talens DNP, FNP-C is a surgical dermatology NP for 12 years.  She has worked at a Mohs practice throughout her entire career specializing, mainly, in Mohs reconstructions and cutaneous excisions.  

This is her passion and has a mission to help serve the dermatology NP community by empowering them with the skills that she has learned.  

She is founder of P.U.L.S.E. Dermatology & Procedures where she serves as an instructor and mentor to dermatology NPs/PAs.  P.U.L.S.E. is an acronym for - Precision. Ultimate Care. Leverage. Skills. Excellence.  There, she offers workshops and courses teaching advanced suturing techniques and surgical pearls to, ultimately, help dermatology providers improve patients’ outcomes.

She is also the creator of the private community, Surgical Dermatology NP/PA Community, where she currently has more than 600+ members. Members include derm NPs/PAs that want to advance their surgical skills to grow and become more autonomous at their practice.