The Educational and Research Foundation of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS Foundation) and Candela Corporation are joining forces to support survivors of...

Noninvasive fat reduction

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had cleared Allergan’s CoolSculpting to treat the submandibular area. In addition, the FDA clearance was expanded to include patients with a BMI of up...

Woman receiving dermal filler injection

Dermal fillers have moved from collagen-based to hyaluronic acid and now a new product is bringing collagen back in the form of a scaffold designed to stimulate fibroblast proliferation. In the...

ASPS and PSF Elect New Presidents

Alan Matarasso, MD, clinical professor of surgery at Northwell Health System/Hofstra University, Zuckerman School of Medicine and a private-practice plastic surgeon based in New York City, is the...

Physician Greatest Indicator of Patient Satisfaction

Patient satisfaction following plastic surgery is most affected by surgeon-related factors, such as taking the time to answer questions and including patients in the decision-making process,...

Candela Offers Pro Bono Vbeam Treatments

On October 5, Candela Corporation in partnership with the Vascular Birthmarks Foundation will provide pro-bono Vbeam pulsed dye laser treatments to 30 pre-qualified adult and pediatric patients...