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.
A first-of-its-kind scientific study reveals dermatologists are the
premier innovators in 14 of 18 categories of non-invasive and minimally
invasive cosmetic medical procedures.
ASDS members offer free skin cancer screenings year-round as part of
the Choose Skin Health program.
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 2015 ASDS / ASDSA Annual Report – Fluence – highlights the Society's
accomplishments of 2015 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.
Applications for the 2016 Review Article Incentive Program and Young Investigators Writing Competition are due May 13. Applications must include a letter of acceptance from the Dermatologic Surgery journal. Find more information and applications for the Young Investigators Writing Competition and the Review Article Incentive Program.
Show the public that dermatologic surgeons are experts in skin cancer and cosmetic procedures by participating in the Pioneers of Healthy Skin video contest. The 2016 contest will award $500 to up to ten winners for engaging 6- to 6-second videos. Contest submissions will be accepted until July 1.
ASDS members may submit abstracts for the 2016 ASDS Annual Meeting, Nov. 10 to 13 in New Orleans, through May 16. Abstracts can be submitted for oral or poster presentation in a number of categories. View more information.
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 2016 that will maximize market potential by providing exceptional visibility, outreach and value.
Reach key decision-makers in dermatologic surgery by advertising in a variety of targeted publications that can assist in delivering messages and promoting products or services.
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The number of medically necessary and cosmetic treatments is 5 percent higher than 2014 and up 27 percent since 2012.
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New study reveals innovators of cosmetic medical procedures.
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.