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 new set of ASDS consensus recommendations indicate surgical options deliver best treatment results for basal cell carcinoma. Find out more at the ASDS Blog.
ASDS members offer free skin cancer screenings year-round as part of
the Choose Skin Health program.
It’s time to decide – who will be the next ASDS and ASDSA leaders? The 2015 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 June 26.
Get easy-to-implement tips to immediately help increase the bottom line and expand your practice's patient base during the Practice Management, Marketing and Social Media course, July 18-19 in Chicago. Learn where to put marketing dollars, how to effectively use social media and manage your online reputation. Maximize office staff and create an ideal staffing structure to drive revenue. Register the entire practice team to maximize effectiveness.
Get your first choice of 75+ sessions, hands-on workshops and valuable networking opportunities by registering now for the ASDS Annual Meeting, Oct. 15-18 in Chicago. 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 expand their skills, learn the latest research and techniques and improve patient care — all in one venue.
pair of powerful American Society for Dermatologic Surgery 30-second videos are available to help mark Skin Cancer Awareness Month. The first helps help raise awareness about the need for men to adopt sun-protective behaviors, while the second features women's basketball coach Lisa Pace's cautionary story about the perils of indoor tanning. Both videos are available for download, and ASDS members are encouraged to use them on their websites, in emails or for social media posts.
Designed for the more experienced injector, the Advanced Injection Techniques: Maximize Safety and Minimize Complications course, Oct. 3-4 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 July 31 to save $200.
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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Safety, longer-lasting impact valued by patients.
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Number of procedures up 53 percent since 2012.
Category remains top cosmetic procedure.
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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.