Medical Spa, Is This For Me? Sun, Sep 22 8:00-9:00 a.m.

Allows physician to make an informed decision on investing in non-surgical technologies. Will make technology selection an objective decision? The course will help ensure legal requirements are met when services are provided by a non-physician.

R. Andrew Guth - Will discuss the business case for medical spa operations; Karol Gutowski, MD - Will discuss Maintaining Plastic Surgeon professionalism. How plastic surgeons must differentiate their medical spas from medical spas run by non-plastic surgeons. Michael Byrd, JD - Will discuss who can legally do what in a medical spa.

At the end of this activity participants will be able to:

  1. Identify costs associated with a medical spa;
  2. Know objective evaluation criteria for new equipment, treatments and products;
  3. Understand legal requirements utilizing APP, RN, and estheticians in medical spas.

Program Subject to Change.

Accreditation: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.