Latest American Society of Plastic Surgeons Stories

2012-10-03 23:01:13

Dr. Daniel Del Vecchio of Boston and Dr. Rod J. Rohrich of UT Southwestern in Dallas publish new recommended fat grafting classifications in the American Society of Plastic Surgeons´ journal, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Classifications create evidenced-based medical guideline to help plastic surgeon match techniques to each individual patient´s situation. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 02, 2012 Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Rod J. Rohrich, renowned educator and Chair of...

2012-09-27 23:04:13

PatientNOW will unveil a brand-new version of its PatientNOW electronic medical record (EMR) software, plus a new patient portal, at Plastic Surgery the Meeting, the annual meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), October 26-30, in New Orleans. Designed for plastic surgeons and other aesthetic physicians, PatientNOW helps physicians acquire and retain patients, tracking every step of the patient encounter, from initial contact through follow-up messages and appointment...

2012-09-19 23:03:51

With the rise of medical tourism, Scottsdale plastic surgeon Dr. John Corey offers advice to patients considering going under the knife — outside of the U.S. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) September 19, 2012 Looking refreshed after a vacation may have a whole new meaning, according to high trends in medical tourism outside of the U.S. Traveling abroad for Plastic Surgery is becoming more and more popular but what exactly are the benefits and more importantly, what are the risks? Scottsdale...

2012-08-24 09:15:28

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Pink. It´s the color of roses, bubblegum, and even the fight against breast cancer. Painting the town pink, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and The Plastic Surgery Foundation (The PSF) recently announced their partnership with Sientra in the first national Breast Reconstruction (BRA) Day USA. It will take place on October 17, 2012 and there are a number of events scheduled to take place throughout the United...

2012-08-21 22:31:34

American Society of Plastic Surgeons launches campaign to educate women about their options A new survey released today by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) shows that 89 percent of women want to see what breast reconstruction surgery results would look like before undergoing treatment for breast cancer, prompting the world's largest group of board-certified plastic surgeons to launch a landmark show-and-tell event as part of Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day USA,...

2012-07-31 23:00:25

Seventy percent of women facing mastectomy for breast cancer are not informed of their breast reconstruction options. The "Breast Cancer Patient Education Act” aims to change that. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) July 31, 2012 PRMA Plastic Surgery, today joins The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) in supporting H.R. 5937, the "Breast Cancer Patient Education Act” —— a bipartisan bill that would require that breast cancer patients be informed of the availability and...

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