One of the most innovative and progressive medical subspecialties,
these ASDS experts perform medically necessary and cosmetic treatment and
procedures to improve skin health and beauty.
No one is more qualified to help than an ASDS member dermatologist.
Each year, these skilled doctors perform 5 million cosmetic procedures and 2.6
million skin cancer treatments.
The good news: With early detection, melanoma has an almost 100 percent five-year survival rate. Schedule a free skin cancer screening today.
You'll look and feel your best when ASDS member dermatologists
combine their training and expertise with the widest range of options
ASDS dermatologists have unique training and experience to treat the health, function and beauty of your skin, at any age.
Hate that bumpy or crooked nose? A nonsurgical 'nose job' can work wonders. Find out more at the ASDS Blog.
ASDS members offer free skin cancer screenings year-round as part of
the Choose Skin Health program.
Join ASDS experts June 7-8 in Boston to explore new laser technologies and techniques at the Mastery of Lasers and Energy-based Procedures for Optimal Patient Outcomes course. Practice new techniques and evaluate emerging technologies for scar, tattoo and hair removal as well as vascular and pigmented lesions. Learn new options for skin tightening and fractional ablative and non-ablative resurfacing procedures as well as how to prevent and manage complications. Rotate through six different laser stations with hands-on practice at each that include simulated skin surgical models, including laser removal of tattoos and real human hair.
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.
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 a new feature-rich iPad app free to all ASDS members, that 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!
Submit your abstracts for the ASDS Annual Meeting Nov. 6 to 9 in San Diego by May 15. Abstracts can be submitted for oral or poster presentation online in seven categories: neuromodulators and fillers; cosmeceuticals; general cosmetic dermatologic surgery; general reconstructive dermatologic surgery; lasers and light-based technology; liposuction and body sculpting; tumor oncology and research; and Mohs surgery/skin cancer.
Nominations are being accepted through May 30 for the prestigious Samuel J. Stegman, MD, Award for Distinguished Service. This award honors members of the ASDS who, through individual effort, have made significant contributions to further the Society’s goals through leadership, education, organizational service and research. ASDS members in good standing may nominate a colleague whose contributions exemplify those of Dr. Stegman and past award recipients. Learn more, download a nomination form and submit it today.
Corporate partners are encouraged to exhibit at the ASDS Annual Meeting and workshops 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 2014 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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Cosmetic procedures to smooth wrinkles and rejuvenate facial skin increasingly are appealing to patients 30 and younger, according to a recent survey by ASDS.
The ASDS Annual Meeting, Nov. 6-9, in San Diego, Calif., will highlight the latest in dermatologic surgery. Enjoy lectures, hands-on training workshops, networking, presentations, the exhibit hall and more.
The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association is helping amplify voices advocating for patient safety and truth in medical advertising.
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.