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ASPS Plastic Surgery News

2017

September

Sculpting the Future of Plastic Surgery

Learn the latest innovations in plastic and reconstructive surgery during Hot Topics at Plastic Surgery The Meeting 2017 in Orlando.

August

Cosmetic Surgery May Help Patients Quit Smoking

If you're a smoker considering cosmetic surgery, your plastic surgeon will likely require you to stop smoking for at least two weeks before your procedure. A long-term follow-up study finds that many patients receiving these instructions will quit smoking, or at least smoke less, in the years after cosmetic surgery, reports the September issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

Two-Stage Approach to Risk-Reducing Mastectomy Improves Results for Women with Large Breasts

For women undergoing risk-reducing mastectomy to prevent breast cancer, reconstruction can be challenging in those with larger breasts. A two-stage approach—with initial breast reduction and "pre-shaping" followed by mastectomy and reconstruction—appears to be a safer procedure with better cosmetic results, reports the September issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

ASPS Announces Galderma and Merz as Silver Sponsors for Plastic Surgery The Meeting

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is pleased to announce Silver Level support from Galderma and Merz North America for its 86th annual scientific conference, Plastic Surgery The Meeting, taking place October 6–10 in Orlando.

AirXpanders, The Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation and Acelity welcomed as Gold Sponsors of Plastic Surgery The Meeting

Plastic Surgeon Prepares Himself and Others for Aug. 21 Total Eclipse

American Society of Plastic Surgeons welcomes Allergan as Platinum Sponsor of Plastic Surgery The Meeting

Sientra pledges support as Platinum Sponsor of Plastic Surgery The Meeting

Augmented Reality Technology May Help Guide Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Complex Dog Bites in Children – Experience and Recommended Treatment

American Society of Plastic Surgeons announces Plastic Surgery The Meeting 2017

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