We are excited to announce the launch of the PhD program in plastic surgery at the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University) in Moscow. This exciting event was celebrated last week in Russia. The new PhD program will be a turning point for the plastic surgery specialty in Russia. It is our hope that… Read More »
The 7th annual Secondary Optimizing Aesthetic Surgery (SOS) Symposium was a hit! This international meeting deals with aesthetic surgery complications every year. Faculty demonstrate salvage procedures for failed plastic surgery operations. This year, live surgery was performed by various ISAPS members, including ISAPS President Dirk Richter and DPRÄC President Wolfgang Gubisch. In case you missed… Read More »
In the latest plastic surgery news, France will implement a ban on macro textured and polyurethane breast implants. The news was announced on Thursday, April 4, 2019. This ban is a result of the link between breast implants and BIA-ALCL. Since 2011, 56 reported cases of large cell anaplastic lymphoma have been linked to breast… Read More »
Two big names in the aesthetic plastic surgery field came together in Kiev this weekend, at the first-ever International Congress for Plastic Surgery and Aesthetic Medicine (ICAMPS) in Ukraine. While in Kiev, ISAPS President Dirk Richter connected with event organizer Pavlo Denyshchuk, and also gave a talk at the Congress on fillers.
We made it! The first Fundamental Aesthetic Surgery Training (FAST) program module was a huge success. The first of a three-part series, the first-ever FAST program was held in Moscow, Russia and focused specifically on facial aesthetic surgery. The event involved two days of intense training on basic facelift techniques and periorbital rejuvenation as well… Read More »