Lack of Training Can Be Deadly in Cosmetic Surgery

Lack of training can be deadly in cosmetic surgery

In preparation for the launch of a new patient safety PR campaign that will debut during Plastic Surgery 11, THE Meeting this month titled “Do Your Homework”, ASPS worked extensively with USA Today over the past nine months for the first installment of … Read more

reprinted from ASPS


Mommy Makeover

ASPS statistics show the number of women getting “mommy makeover” procedures is on the rise. Women had nearly 112,000 tummy tucks in 2010, up 85 percent since 2000; 90,000 breast lifts, up 70 percent since 2000; and 296,000 breast augmentations, up 39 percent since 2000. Source: American Society of Plastic Surgeons.