Part of a progressive medical subspecialty, ASDS member dermatologists perform medically necessary and cosmetic procedures to improve the health, function and beauty of skin through every stage of life.
Performing more than 5 million cosmetic procedures each year, ASDS member dermatologists offer many treatments that are less intense, safer and have quicker recovery times than ever before.
Any suspicious new growths or changes should be examined by a dermatologist immediately. ASDS member dermatologists are trained to select the best treatment choice based on the individual patient.
Offering a range of office-based cosmetic procedures, ASDS member dermatologists can select the appropriate treatment choice to meet your individual goals.
Love what you see in the mirror! No matter what the occasion, you'll look and feel your best when ASDS member dermatologists combine their training and expertise with the widest range of options available.
Foam therapy treatments for veins on the hands and chest are safe and effective. Find out more at the ASDS Blog.
ASDS members offer free skin cancer screenings year-round as part of
the Choose Skin Health program.
ASDS members can now access and organize the knowledge, expertise and educational resources of the ASDS dermatologic surgery community – and take it with them wherever they go. Quest is now available on all devices and free to all ASDS members. This powerful app allows users to search and access ASDS resources, organize and personalize information, add personal content and start or join online discussions. Learn more about Quest and start using this new resource today!
Apply today for scholarships to attend the Premier Annual Resident Cosmetic Symposium, April 17-19 in Dallas. Led by Craig F. Teller, MD, and Susan H. Weinkle, MD, along with 12 other top dermatologic surgeons from across the country, residents will receive comprehensive training in the latest cosmetic procedures. This in-depth course features real-world scenarios with case examples, live patient demos, hands-on training and board-review questions. Surgical Directors are invited to attend alongside their residents to network and exchange best practices with peers. A special meeting of the new Surgical Directors Forum will take place during the symposium. Apply today or call 847-956-0900.
Fund your important research through the Cutting Edge Research Grant Program. Up to $100,000 will be awarded through this online-only grant process. Application submissions are accepted on any topic; however, Board-directed research topics are recommended. The
goal of the program is to stimulate a broad scope of research relevant to
dermatologic surgeons and the specialty at-large.
The 2014 ASDS / ASDSA Annual Report – Fluence – highlights the Society's
accomplishments of 2014 in a variety of areas – from leadership and membership
to branding and advocacy. The initiatives featured in this report will likely
change the course of the dermatologic surgery specialty.
Share dermatologic surgery expertise worldwide while enhancing training and patient care among the international community with the International Traveling Mentorship Program. To join the network of 150 international mentors and hosts, fill out the application online. Limited travel reimbursement is available for approved program participants.
Corporate partners are encouraged to exhibit at the ASDS Annual Meeting and educational courses throughout the year that are targeted to both beginning and experienced dermatologic surgeons.
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Learn about the various partnership opportunities available for 2015 that will maximize market potential by providing exceptional visibility, outreach and value.
Reach key decision-makers in dermatologic surgery by advertising in any of a variety of targeted publications that can assist in delivering messages and promoting products or services.
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ASDSA recognizes those who have taken an active role to promote and protect patient safety in cosmetic medical procedures.
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ASDS has awarded more
than $80,000 in grants for clinical research on topics from cancer
treatments to the role of the non-physicians in the practice of dermatology.
Three announced as winners of competition that recognizes research manuscripts written by younger ASDS members.
Eight members recognized for extraordinary or unique contributions to the specialty and/or ASDS.
ASDS is recognized as the premier specialty group representing dermatologists performing all procedures – cosmetic, general, reconstructive and Mohs. ASDS members are experts in treating skin and soft tissue with surgical and non-surgical methods.