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ISAPS at the Art of Body Contouring in Brazil

ISAPS President Dirk Richter attended the successful Art of Body Contouring meeting in Brazil this month. The meeting took place in Porto Alegre. Participation this year was exceptional, with the meeting sold out. While in Brazil, Richter spoke with ISAPS’ Platinum Sponsor, Polytech, at their booth at the event. We would like to thank the… Read More »

  • Posted on: Sep 8 2019
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Practice Management Software

Practice management software, or PMS, refers to software found in medical offices that deals with day-to-day operations, often for administrative or financial purposes. PMS includes desktop software, client-server software, and internet-based software, and can be incredibly useful for small to medium-sized practices. Discover some of the key benefits of implementing PMS into your practice below.… Read More »

  • Posted on: Aug 30 2019
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Practice Management: Handling Change

Change happens frequently in the healthcare industry, thanks to new medical research and the advancement of treatment options. Keeping up with constant procedural changes and advances in technology can be a challenge for even the most progressive practice, but it is crucial for providing the best possible care for your patients and appealing to new… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 27 2019
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Allergan today voluntarily withdrew BIOCELL Textured Breast Implants and Tissue Expanders from the worldwide market

We would like to inform our members that Allergan today voluntarily withdrew BIOCELL Textured Breast Implants and Tissue Expanders from the worldwide market. Effective immediately, healthcare providers should no longer implant new BIOCELL® textured breast implants and tissue expanders and unused products should be returned to Allergan. Allergan will provide additional information to customers about… Read More »


Introducing the ISAPS Olympiad

As an organization, ISAPS is always trying to find new ways to educate and inspire our international members. We are excited to announce that the foundation stone for the first ISAPS Olympiad has been laid! The first ISAPS Olympiad will take place in September 2021 in Athens, Greece. Together with ISAPS President-Elect Nazim Cerkes and Education Council… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 17 2019
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MIPSS returns for the 4th year in a row

For the fourth consecutive year, plastic surgeons from around the world convened in Marbella, Spain for the Marbella International Plastic Surgery Summer School (MIPSS) 2019. Over the weekend, experts in plastic surgery met to discuss new techniques and share valuable presentations with their colleagues. The three-day meeting featured live surgeries and presentations in seven different scientific panels.… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jun 27 2019
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39th Paulista Day of Plastic Surgery

Bom dia from sunny Sao Paulo, Brazil! Last week, ISAPS members jetted halfway across the world to attend the 39th Paulista Day of Plastic Surgery.  This international meeting took place over four days and featured a variety of events, including round tables on topics like palpebral orbit, workshops on Allergan and Silimed, and conferences on best… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jun 24 2019
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Gluteal Fat Safety Advisory

ASPS, ASAPS, ISAPS, ISPRES and IFATS (Plastic Surgery Societies) are extremely concerned about the mortalities associated with gluteal fat grafting (BBL) procedures that continue to be reported in the United States and other countries. The Societies are aware that some plastic surgeons are currently performing the BBL procedure with acceptable results. We further recognize that… Read More »


ISAPS Welcomes Charles Thorne, MD, as ASAPS President

ISAPS is delighted to welcome ISAPS member Charles Thorne as the newly elected President of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) for the next year. Thorne was elected to serve as the new President this past weekend in New Orleans, USA, at the Society’s 2019 Aesthetic Congress, at which ISAPS President Dirk Richter… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 23 2019
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ISAPS Takes New Orleans

This week, the ISAPS Board of Directors convened in New Orleans, LA for a productive ISAPS meeting. After a record-breaking 10-hour-long board meeting, the group was able to explore some of NoLa’s sights and scenes. Following the board meeting, ISAPS President Dirk Richter stayed in Louisiana for the 2019 meeting of the American Society for… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 20 2019
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