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.
Get your first choice of 90+ sessions, hands-on workshops and valuable networking opportunities by registering now for the 2016 ASDS Annual Meeting, Nov. 10 to 13 in New Orleans. The premier educational experience for dermatologists committed to excellence in cosmetic, Mohs, reconstructive and general dermatologic procedures, the ASDS Annual Meeting offers dermatologists worldwide the unique opportunity to focus on their area of interest with one of five concurrent tracks containing extensive programming or choose sessions across the tracks for a custom experience. Register before Oct. 3 to save $100.
It’s time to decide – who will be the next ASDS and ASDSA leaders? The 2016 election is now open for the ASDS and ASDSA Boards of Directors. All eligible voting members with a valid email address have received a link to the election site and a unique individual ballot code. Members who do not have a valid email address on file (or who share an email address with another member) will receive a ballot packet via mail. Candidate biographical information, industry relationships and position statements are on the ASDS website, the election site and in the ballot packet. The election closes July 29.
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.
Designed for the more experienced injector, the Advanced Injection Techniques: Maximize Safety and Minimize Complications course, Oct. 15 to 16 in New York, N.Y., includes live patient demonstrations and case-based presentations to present effective approaches for panfacial volume restoration and shaping. Employing structural tissue layers to enhance outcomes, needle vs. cannula techniques, emerging products and off-label usage and avoiding danger zones will be addressed. Register by Aug. 19 to save $200.
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.
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 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA) is leading a nationwide effort to reduce the risk of skin cancer by launching model legislation today that will help guide states to allow for the use of sunscreen in schools and camps without a prescription and implement other sun-protection efforts.
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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.