Latest American College of Surgeons Stories

2011-11-03 13:00:00

As a medical provider of first-class plastic surgery care with a commitment to patient education, Dr. Paul Vanek continues to deliver pertinent information to consumers via the media. He has returned to WKYC as an industry expert, now appearing on Sunday morningâs âœThink Healthâ television program. Mentor, OH (PRWEB) November 03, 2011 âœThink Healthâ â“ a new Sunday morning...

2011-09-12 20:13:50

Journal of the American College of Surgeons study finds part-time employment models for surgeons promote retention More part-time employment for surgeons, particularly retiring older male or young female surgeons taking time off for their families, may considerably reduce the surgeon shortage in the United States by 2030, according to a study published in the September issue of the Journal of the American College of Surgeons. Opting to work part-time is gaining popularity among...

2011-08-09 00:00:28

Bringing a new standard in cosmetic surgery to the Georgia-South Carolina region. Augusta, GA (PRWEB) August 08, 2011 Southeastern Aesthetic Surgery is pleased to announce the opening of our plastic surgery center in the University Hospital Medical Complex "“ Evans Campus. The new surgical center brings Dr. Troy Austin, Medical Director, back to his hometown of Augusta after years of honing his skill in the "cosmetic surgery Mecca" of Palm Beach, Florida, where he was an associate of...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.