Body Contouring Complications from Destination Plastic Surgery Fri, Oct 9

Medical tourism is growing in popularity, but the risks are not insignificant. Experts weigh in on observed complications, management strategies and safety tips. Financial considerations such as fee schedules and liability will be discussed.

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

  1. How to treat these complications and most importantly how to prevent them
  2. How can these complications be managed in an academic setting
  3. Learn the legal responsibilities and repercautions for the plastic surgeons seeing these patients post-op after having these surgeries performed in another state or other countries.

Educational Grant Support Provided By: LEADERS: Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie Company; Galderma Laboratories, L.P.; Galatea Surgical, Inc.; INNOVATORS: Mentor Worldwide, LLC; SUPPORTERS: Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies

In-Kind Support Provided By: Galatea Surgical, Inc.; Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies

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.