Sientra pledges support as Platinum Sponsor of Plastic Surgery The Meeting
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL – The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is proud to welcome Sientra, a leading medical aesthetics company, as a Platinum Level sponsor of Plastic Surgery The Meeting, which takes place October 6-10 in Orlando. The premier educational and networking event for board-certified plastic surgeons across the world, Plastic Surgery The Meeting is attended by more than 3,000 plastic surgeons, trainees and other allied health professionals interested in translating the continuing medical education and information they receive into their practices to improve patient care and outcomes.
"Sientra has a long-standing commitment to patient safety, product quality and technological innovation," said Debra Johnson, MD, president of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. "We value their commitment to working exclusively with board-certified plastic surgeons and appreciate their continued support of the patient safety and enhanced quality-of-life outcomes we advance at Plastic Surgery The Meeting."
Corporate partners at the Premier Support levels receive unprecedented opportunities to communicate with aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgeons from around the world. The Platinum Level of support is intended for companies who want to stand apart from their competitors by demonstrating the highest level of commitment to the education of plastic surgeons and advancement of the specialty.
"We are excited to continue our long-standing partnership with ASPS, a society that shares our commitment to the specialty of board-certified plastic surgeons," said Sientra Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Nugent. "As we continue to build a diversified global aesthetics company, we appreciate the opportunities the partnership affords us and is increasingly important in building relationships with key aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgeons."
For more information, visit our Plastic Surgery The Meeting website.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is the world's largest organization of board-certified plastic surgeons. Representing more than 8,000 member surgeons, the Society is recognized as a leading authority and information source on aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. ASPS comprises more than 93 percent of all board-certified plastic surgeons in the United States. Founded in 1931, the Society represents physicians certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery or The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. ASPS advances quality care to plastic surgery patients by encouraging high standards of training, ethics, physician practice and research in plastic surgery.
Sientra is a diversified global medical aesthetics company and a leading partner to aesthetic physicians. The Company offers a suite of products designed to make a difference in patients' lives by enhancing their body image, growing their self-esteem, and restoring their confidence. Sientra has developed a broad portfolio of products with technologically differentiated characteristics, supported by independent laboratory testing and strong clinical trial outcomes. The Company's Breast Products Segment includes its OPUS™ breast implants, the first fifth generation breast implants approved by the FDA for sale in the United States, its ground-breaking Allox2® breast tissue expander with patented dual-port and integral drain technology, and BIOCORNEUM® the #1 performing, preferred and recommended scar gel of plastic surgeons(*). The Company's miraDry Segment comprises its miraDry® system, which is approved for sale in over 40 international markets, and is the only non-invasive FDA-cleared device for the permanent reduction of underarm sweat, odor and hair of all colors.
(*) Data on file