What is an Aesthetic Plastic Surgeon?

What is an Aesthetic Plastic Surgeon?

The search for the right surgeon can be understandably confusing for patients -- with so many options, how do you know what's right? Members of The Aesthetic Society break down what it means to be an aesthetic surgeon.

The Aesthetic Society Mission Statement:
ASAPS' mission is to advance the science, art, and safe practice of aesthetic plastic surgery & cosmetic medicine through education, research, and innovation while maintaining the highest standards of ethical conduct.

About Aesthetic Society Members:
Active ASAPS members are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (USA) or by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and have extensive training in the complete spectrum of surgical and nonsurgical aesthetic procedures. International Active Members are certified by equivalent boards of their respective countries. All members worldwide adhere to a strict code of ethics and must meet stringent membership requirements.