Aesthetic Medicine Munic

Dr Mariya Yankova MD

Passionate Doctor with extensive experience in Internal Surgical and Aesthetic Medicine and hospital settings. Adept in properly diagnosis and strategizing for the best plans for patients. Bringing forth an empathetic and professional attitude, committed to providing patients with the best care possible.

Experienced in counseling patients on preventative care and positive lifestyle changes. A strong leader who works well under pressure and with other medical professionals.

Other activities

Publications

  • Pavicic T, Yankova M, Schenck TL, Frank K, Freytag DL, Sykes J, Green JB, Hamade H, Casabona G, Cotofana S. (2019)
    Subperiosteal injections during facial soft tissue filler injections-Is it possible?
    J Cosmet Dermatol. 2020 Mar;19(3):590-595. doi: 10.1111/jocd.13073. Epub 2019 Jul 16. PMID: 31310047
  • Pavicic T, Mohmand HM, Yankova M, Schenck TL, Frank K, Freytag DL, Green JB, Hamade H, Cassuto D, Cotofana S. (2019)
    Influence of needle size and injection angle on the distribution pattern of facial soft tissue fillers.
    J Cosmet Dermatol. 2019 Jul 8. doi: 10.1111/jocd.13066. Online ahead of print. PMID: 31282607
  • Cotofana S, Koban K, Pavicic T, Yankova M, Frank K, Green JB, Gotkin RH, Etzel L, Giunta RE, Schenck TL (2019)
    Clinical Validation of the Surface Volume Coefficient for Minimally Invasive Treatment of the Temple.
    J Drugs Dermal. 2019 18(6):533-540

Clinical Studies

  • Co Investigator in „Open-label, multi center, uncontrolled, randomized, post-market clinical Follow-up (PMCF) study to confirm effectiveness and safety of Belotero® Revive in facial skin revitalization and photo-damaged skin treatment“ M930001002 Belove-2.0
  • SI in „Open-label, multicenter, uncontrolled, rater-blinded, post-market clinical follow-up [PMCF] study to confirm performance and safety of RADISSE® (+) Lidocaine in the treatment of nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and/or cheek volume loss“
  • SI in „Open-label, multicenter, uncontrolled, rater-blinded, post-market clinical follow-up (PMCF) study to confirm performance and safety of Belotero® Soft Lidocaine and Belotero® Intense Lidocaine in the treatment of nasolabial folds, peri oral fine lines and/or for lip volume enhancement“
  • SI in „Open-label, multicenter, post-market clinical follow-up study to confirm the safety of Belotero® Volume Lidocaine in temporal hollows and cheeks“

Training

  • Participation and Assistance in „Training of Clinical Experts of Turkey and Nordics in order to make them ready for the training of local doctors“ (topics: lectures on anatomy, safe and effective injection techniques with botulinumtoxinA and fillers (HA and CaHA), complications management, cadaver dissection and live injections demonstrations) on February 5th to 7th 2018
  • Participation and hands-on injection in Grid 21 Training on individualized botulinumtoxinA treatments with Dr. Phillip Levy on Jun 29th 2018
  • Participation in Ultherapy Training on Visualization and individualized treatment approach on Oct 20th 2018
  • Participation and Assistance in „T3 Train the Trainer Session“ (theory on anatomy for injectables, Full Merz product portfolio – botulinumtoxinA, hyaluronic acid fillers, calciumhydroxylapatite and Ultherapy, safe injection techniques, complications management as well as assistance in live injections) on Oct 24th and 25th 2018
  • Participation and Assistance in „Merz Pharma Russia Masterclass“; Topics: Lectures on Merz Aesthetics full portfolio and its combination (botulunumtoxinA, hyaluronic acid fillers, calciumhydroxylapatite and Ultherapy, safe injection techniques, complications management); live demo and applied anatomy teaching on Nov 27th 2018
  • Participation and Assistance in FCS training on lips augmentation with hyaluronic acid fillers incl. live treatments demonstrations on Jan 21st 2019
  • Assistance and Co-work in shooting an educational video (Injection of Belotero Lips Contour and Belotero Lips Shape with Cannula) on Jan 10th 2019
  • Assistance and Co-work in the Live Demonstration Session at IMCAS Paris on Feb 2nd 2019
  • Participation and Co-work in „ClinEx Training Sessions“ (Topics: Lectures on Merz Aesthetics full portfolio and its combination – botulinumtoxinA, hyaluronic acid fillers, calciumhydroxylapatite and Ultherapy, safe injection techniques, complications management; live demo and applied anatomy teaching) on Feb 4th to 7th and 9th to 10th 2019
  • Participation and Co-work in Masterclass Combination treatments with Merz Aesthetics Full Portfolio (Topics: botulinumtoxinA, hyaluronic acid fillers, calciumhydroxylapatite and Ultherapy, safe injection techniques, complications management; live demo and applied anatomy teaching)
  • Participation and Co-work in „ENA Training Sessions (Topics: overview new evidence based study data on botulinumtoxinA, hyaluronic acid fillers, calciumhydroxylapatite and Ultherapy, injection techniques + live injection demonstrations) on Mar 26th to 27th 2019
  • Participation and Co-work in „Merz Pharma Russia Masterclass“. Topics: Lectures on Merz Aesthetics full portfolio and its combination (botulinumtoxinA, hyaluronic acid fillers, calciumhydroxylapatite and Ultherapy, safe injection techniques, complications management); live demo and applied anatomy teaching on Apr 16th 2019
  • Participation and Assistance in „T3 Train the Trainer“ Sessions (Topics: theory on anatomy for injectables, Full Merz product portfolio – botulinumtoxinA, hyaluronic acid fillers, calciumhydroxylapatite and Ultherapy, safe injection techniques, complications management as well as assistance in live injections) on May 28th and 29th 2019
  • Performing of the cadaver dissections, demonstrating facial anatomy relevant to injectables as well as demonstrating and supervising safe and correct injections in cadavers in Budapest on June 20th 2019
  • Participation & Co-work in the Merz APAC Center of Excellence Training (advanced injection techniques with injectables supported by scientific publications – lectures and live-injections) on Aug 3rd and 4th 2019
  • Surgery Course Kin’s College London

Skills

  • Best Medicine Practices
  • Quality Assurance
  • Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Medical research comprehension
  • Humane and respectful
  • Medical staff management

Education

  • 28.12.2016
    License to practice medicine, Authority of Oberbayern, Munich
  • 10/2010
    M.D., Medical University „Prof. Dr. Paraskev Stoyanov“, Varna, Varna, Bulgarien
  • 06/2014
    Bachelor of Clinic Management, Medical University „Prof. Dr. Paraskev Stoyanov“, Varna, Varna, Bulgarien
  • 09/2002
    High School Diploma, Foreign Language High School „Nikola Vapcarov“, Shaman, Bulgaria

Medical career

02/2019 – Current
Scientific assistant in skin grafting with coordination with Columbia University, New York
Department of Plastic Surgery, Klinik Bogenausen – Medical Doctor, München, Germany

03/2018 – Current
Privatpraxis für Dermatologie und Ästhetik, Dr. med. Tatjana Pavicic, Medical Doctor, München, Germany

01/2016 – 12/2017
Department of Surgery, Private Hospital Schreiber, Medical Doctor, München, Germany

07/2016 – 01/2016
Private Practice Dr. Caspari, Medical Doctor, München, Germany

01/2010 – 04/2015
Private Klinik „Mladost“, Medical Doctor, Varna, Bulgarien

Significant memberships

2017
Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support PHTLD Certification