Roothttps://asds.net/rss/default.aspx?folderid=0Fredric S. Brandt, MD, Innovations in Aesthetics Fellowship Fundhttps://asds.net/BrandtFellowship/ <p></p> <p><font face="Calibri">Funded by The Allergan Foundation in memory of ASDS member and cosmetic dermatology pioneer Fredric S. Brandt, MD, this fund supports research of up to two Fellows per year who are enrolled in an ASDS-accredited Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Training Program. </font></p> <p></p> Yamna IrfanThu, 17 Aug 2017 21:45:40 GMTSkin Cancer Screening Program Frequently Asked Questionshttps://asds.net/ScreeningFAQs.aspx <p><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Verdana">Participation is easy. Simply fill out the volunteer form and fax it to the ASDS at 847-956-0999. </font></span></p> Katie AllodiWed, 16 Aug 2017 17:00:48 GMTDermatologists: Unrivaled pioneershttps://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9388 <p> Dermatologists: Unrivaled pioneers New study reveals innovators of cosmetic medical procedures 2016-03-21 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. The study</p> Katie AllodiMon, 14 Aug 2017 18:38:01 GMTASDS Annual Meetinghttps://asds.net/annualmeeting/ <p>The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) Annual Meeting is the most comprehensive educational experience for leaders in the fields of cosmetic and reconstructive dermatologic surgery, Mohs micrographic surgery and cutaneous oncology, and general dermatology. More than 800 physicians and other health care professionals are expected to participate and increase their understanding of sophisticated innovations in dermatologic research, technology, products and services.</p> Yamna IrfanTue, 08 Aug 2017 19:33:23 GMTMediahttps://asds.net/content.aspx?id=5820 <p>New Study: Dermatologists most qualified for skin cancer, cosmetic procedures Primary care physicians say dermatologists are better qualified than other specialists to perform skin cancer surgery as well as a variety of other cosmetic procedures. Learn More » Sun Safe Soccer vital in fight against skin </p> Katie AllodiMon, 07 Aug 2017 13:09:13 GMTMediahttps://asds.net/Media/ <p>The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) is the source for scientific information on the surgical and interventional treatments of skin aging and skin disease. Contact the ASDS Communications Manager today at 847-956-0900 to connect with dynamic spokespeople and leaders in the profession.</p> Katie AllodiMon, 07 Aug 2017 12:54:42 GMTInternational Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Recognition Programhttps://asds.net/International-Fellowship-Recognition/ <p> More information Interested in the 2017 program? Fellowship Certificate Guidelines Applications for the 2017 International Fellowship Recognition Program will be accepted in Spring 2017. Program Description educational excellence in dermatologic surgery. The principal objective of</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 04 Aug 2017 17:00:52 GMTASDS e-Learning and CME Claimshttps://asds.net/e-learning/ <p>Whether you want to learn something new or brush up on the latest techniques, ASDS Self-directed Learning resources help you stay on top of your game and provide optimal patient care year-round. The ASDS provides educational offerings in varied formats to fit your needs including reference materials, online tools and </p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 04 Aug 2017 15:18:02 GMTDr. Larry Brilliant set to open 2017 ASDS Annual Meeting with keynote addresshttps://asds.net/2017-AM-Keynote/ <p><strong>Dr. Larry Brilliant set to open 2017 ASDS Annual Meeting with keynote address</strong></p> Katie AllodiThu, 03 Aug 2017 22:42:17 GMTAbout ASDShttps://asds.net/about.aspx <p>Dermatologic surgery is one of the most innovative and progressive medical subspecialties in the U.S. Founded in 1970, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) and its nearly 4,700 members are at the forefront of the development of safe, in-office procedures that are saving lives by diagnosing and treating potentially deadly skin cancers earlier and more effectively.</p> Katie AllodiTue, 01 Aug 2017 15:54:42 GMTSKIN³: Re-Surface, Re-Fill, Re-Drapehttps://asds.net/Skin3/ <span style="font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">This comprehensive course in skin resurfacing, injectable, </span><span style="font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">tightening and overall rejuvenation techniques provides </span><span style="font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">a concrete understanding of skin anatomy; how aging </span><span style="font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">changes the contours, muscle, fat and appearance of the </span><span style="font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">skin and specifically the face.</span> Steve SokniewiczMon, 31 Jul 2017 13:15:28 GMTASDS awards Brandt fellowship grantshttps://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9747 <p>The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery recently announced its 2016 grant recipients of the Fredric S. Brandt, M.D., Innovations in Aesthetics Fellowship Fund. Yakir Levin, M.D., Ph.D., of Boston and Omer Ibrahim, M.D., of Chestnut Hill, Mass., each will receive</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:30 GMTChoose Skin Health Skin Cancer Screening Programhttps://asds.net/SkinCancerVolunteers/ <p>ASDS members can offer free skin cancer screenings through this partnership with Neutrogena. ASDS and Neutrogena provide a variety of materials to volunteers to help you conduct a successful screening. Volunteer today and give back to your community!<br /><br /></p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:29 GMTDermSurg Fellowship Finder by Programhttps://asds.net/fellowship-finder/ <p>Procedural Dermatology (ACGME)American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS)American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS)Independent The DermSurg Fellowship Finder is provided as a service to the members of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS). The ASDS does not endorse any particular</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:27 GMTDermSurg Fellowship Finder by Statehttps://asds.net/_DoctorResources.aspx?id=4700 <p> AlabamaCaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaIllinoisIndianaIowaMassachusetts MinnesotaMissouriNew JerseyNew YorkNorth CarolinaOhioOregonPennsylvaniaRhode Island VermontVirginiaWashingtonWisconsin The DermSurg Fellowship Finder is provided as a service to the members of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS). The ASDS does not endorse any particular</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:27 GMTSun Safe Soccerhttps://asds.net/Sun-Safe-Soccer/ <p> Contact Information Find us on Twitter Find Us on Facebook Email Us Practicing Sun Safe Soccer is vital. The Sun Safe motto summarizes the necessary steps for sun protection. Before the game Safety First – Sunscreen,</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:27 GMTBlepharoplastyhttps://asds.net/_PublicResources.aspx?id=6057 <p>Blepharoplasty is a surgical procedure that can restore a youthful appearance to the eye area. The upper and lower eyelids are lifted and loose or excess skin and fat tissue are removed from the eye area. The procedure is limited to the eyelids and may be combined with methods to improve other areas of the face. Brow lifts, which raise the eyebrows or keep them from sagging over the eyes, may be recommended to help improve the upper third of the face.<font style="font-size: 11pt;"></font></p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:26 GMTDermabrasion for Unwanted Tattooshttps://asds.net/Dermabrasion-for-Unwanted-tattoos/ <p>Dermabrasion – also known as surgical skin planing – is classified as a skin resurfacing procedure as it “sands” the outer layers of the skin. Using a rapidly rotating device, a dermatologic surgeon removes the surface and middle layers of</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:26 GMTAmbulatory Phlebectomyhttps://asds.net/AmbulatoryPhlebectomyInformation.aspx <p>Ambulatory phlebectomy is an outpatient procedure that removes superficial veins through small, slit-like incisions in the skin.</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:26 GMTHair Transplantshttps://asds.net/HairRestorationInformation.aspx <p>Hair transplantation is a procedure in which hair is removed from permanent hair-bearing regions in the rim hair of balding individuals (the “donor” area) and transferred to bald or balding areas of the scalp (the “recipient” area). After initially falling out, the transplanted hair regrows, and will continue to grow in the new area for as long as it would have grown in the area from which it was taken. It also has the same color and other characteristics as the hair in the donor area from which it was taken.</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:26 GMTChemical Peels for Sun-damaged Skinhttps://asds.net/Chemical-Peels-for-Sun-damaged-Skin/ Chemical peels improve the appearance of sun-damaged skin by using a chemical solution to remove the outer layer of old skin. The new skin that replaces it is usually smoother and less wrinkled in appearance. Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:26 GMTDermal Fillershttps://asds.net/Dermal-Fillers-Info/ Dermal fillers – Juvederm, Restylane, Belotero, and Voluma– contain some form of hyaluronic acid, a substance that naturally occurs throughout the body and skin, with the highest concentrations in the fluids of the eyes and joints. Radiesse is a calcium hydroxyapatite filler, while Sculptra contains L-poly-lactic acid. Fillers can be used to temporarily plump lips, raise depressed scars and level wrinkled skin. Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:25 GMTNon-ablative Laser Rejuvenationhttps://asds.net/Non-ablative-Laser-Rejuvenation-Info/ Non-ablative skin rejuvenation uses a laser to improve the appearance of wrinkles, brown spots and minor scars by creating heat in the skin without injuring the surface of the skin. Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:25 GMTDermabrasionhttps://asds.net/DermabrasionInformation.aspx <p>From the beginning of time, people suffering from the disfigurement of facial scarring have searched for ways to improve these imperfections. Thanks to refinements of a number of dermatologic surgical techniques, there are several safe, effective procedures available today to improve facial scarring, including dermabrasion or scar abrasion.</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:25 GMTChemical Peelshttps://asds.net/ChemicalPeelsInformation.aspx <p>Chemical peeling is a technique used to improve the appearance of the skin which is typically performed on the face, neck or hands. In this treatment, a chemical solution is applied to the skin that causes it to "blister" and eventually peel off. The new, regenerated skin is usually smoother and less wrinkled than the old skin. The new skin is also temporarily more sensitive to the sun.<br /></p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:24 GMT