We continue to try to actively seek ways to proscribe the surgical activities of physicians trained at weekend courses to perform cosmetic surgery. Progress is slow. Many parties have different viewpoints. The Board of Medicine has a laissez faire attitude to the practices carried out in physician’s offices, but they have limited individual physicians after being stimulated to […]
The Virginia Society of Plastic Surgeons has been working with the Medical Society of Virginia, MSV, to improve the safety of plastic surgical procedures carried out in an outpatient environment in the State of Virginia. Board certified Plastic Surgeons have standards directed at safety supplied by the American Society of Plastic surgeons as well as […]
On September 9, 2011 USA Today Published this article: Cosmetic surgery gets cheaper, faster, scarier.
On September 9, 2011 USA Today Published this article: Lack of training can be deadly in cosmetic surgery.