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Sientra Welcomed as Sapphire Supporter for Plastic Surgery The Meeting

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL – The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is pleased to announce that medical aesthetics manufacturer, Sientra, has pledged their support at the Sapphire level for Plastic Surgery The Meeting. Hosted in Chicago, Sept. 28 through Oct. 1, The Meeting is the premier scientific conference for the plastic surgery specialty.

"Sientra has a history of providing incredible value to our member surgeons," said ASPS President Jeffrey Janis, MD. "We have a shared vision to make a difference in patient's lives through patient safety and patient education. We are thankful for Sientra's continued support and their generosity to support us at the Sapphire level this year."

Plastic Surgery The Meeting brings together the best and the brightest surgeons in the specialty, poised to share their expertise with colleagues who arrive from more than 50 countries around the world. The annual scientific meeting features the latest research, technology and educational offerings in plastic and reconstructive surgery.

"We are pleased to continue our long-standing partnership with ASPS, who shares our core principles of safety, quality and innovation," said Sientra Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Nugent. "The opportunity to closely partner with the society and their highly qualified board-certified plastic surgeon members allows us to continue to bring differentiated products and solutions to the medical aesthetic industry." The ASPS Premier Support program provides industry partners with increased visibility, additional benefits and greater recognition for their support at Plastic Surgery The Meeting. Partnering with ASPS provides unprecedented opportunities to communicate and engage with aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgeons from around the world.

About ASPS

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.

About Sientra

Headquartered in Santa Barbara, California, Sientra is a medical aesthetics company committed to making a difference in patients' lives by enhancing their body image, growing their self-esteem and restoring their confidence. The Company was founded to provide greater choice to board-certified plastic surgeons and patients in need of medical aesthetics products. The Company has developed a broad portfolio of products with technologically differentiated characteristics, supported by independent laboratory testing and strong clinical trial outcomes. The Company sells its OPUS™ breast implants and breast tissue expanders exclusively to board-certified and board-admissible plastic surgeons and tailors its customer service offerings to their specific needs. The Company also offers a range of other aesthetic and specialty products including BIOCORNEUM®, the professional choice in scar management, and miraDry®, the only FDA cleared device to reduce underarm sweat, odor and permanently reduce hair of all colors.

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