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The Consult
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
AACS June 2020 New Members »
The Academy welcomed over 50 new members since March 2020. Please join us in welcoming our new fellow, physician, resident...
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Get to Know the AACS Staff: Colleen Nolan & Margaret Bengtson »
by Colleen Nolan, AACS Executive Director AACS is fortunate to have a strong and dynamic staff dedicated to the succes...
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Launching a Committee for Young Surgeons »
--> by Dr. George Hahm and Dr. Christopher Shane McDaniel, Co-Chairs of the Young Surgeons Committee Participating...
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Improve Your Patient Experience, Transform Your Practice »
--> by Marsha H. Steed, Co-Chair of the AACS Allied Health & Practice Management Committee In today's competiti...
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Fostering a Sense of Community with AACS Connect Events »
--> by AACS Marketing Coordinator Meghan Hughes Following the numerous personal and professional consequences our s...

Wednesday, April 22, 2020
AACS Statement on the Return of Elective Surgery and Treatment »
On March 18, 2020 the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released guidance to limit "non-essential adult...
Friday, April 10, 2020
HHS to Begin Immediate Delivery of Initial $30 Billion of CARES Act Provider Relief Funding »
On April 10, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the immediate disbursement of the first $30 billi...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
AACS Connect Insights »
AACS members are coming together through AACS Connect virtual events to discuss pressing issues related to the COVID-19 pa...
Monday, March 30, 2020
Summary of CARES Act »
AACS has been actively monitoring the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act of 2020. On March 27, 2020...
Thursday, March 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Topline Summary of Stimulus Legislation »
Late Wednesday night the Senate approved a massive $2 trillion stimulus and COVID-19 relief package. As provided by...

Academy News
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Read the Summer 2020 Issue of The Consult »
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Tuesday, June 2, 2020
AACS Statement Against Police Violence and Racism »
The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery joins the American Medical Association in its condemnation of police brutality...
Friday, February 28, 2020
Mark Mandell-Brown, MD, Named 2020 President of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery »
OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE February 28, 2020 CHICAGO, IL – CHICAGO, IL – Mark Mandell-Brown, MD has been named Preside...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
January 2020 President's Letter »
Dear friends and colleagues, January and February are an incredibly busy time for AACS as we start the year strong wi...
Monday, December 23, 2019
December 2019 President's Letter »
Dear friends and colleagues, Happy holidays! I'm sure that all of us are looking forward to spending time with loved...

Thursday, October 17, 2019
AACS Joins AMA in Stand Against Surprise Medical Billing »
On October 17, 2019, the American Medical Association sent letters to the United States House and Senate asking them to en...
Thursday, March 21, 2019
AACS Members Advocate for Language Update in Florida Cosmetic Surgery Bill »
AACS and the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery monitor state legislation that may negatively affect our members. Recently...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
ABCS Questions Medical Board of California's Decision to Deny Their Right to Commercial Free Speech »
With their decision, the Medical Board of California is perpetuating anti-competitive law that has the potential to negati...
Tuesday, August 25, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Report from the AMA House of Delegates »
By Tony Geroulis, MD, and Robert F. Jackson, MD   On June 6, Tony Geroulis, MD, and Robert F. Jackson, MD,...

Practice Support
Monday, June 1, 2020
Medical/Dental Resident Loan Refinance FAQs »
As a medical/dental resident or fellow, you have a lot to do. Compounding interest on your student loans shouldn't stand i...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Seeking Before/After Photos - Template Release Form »
AACS Members, We need your help showcasing before/after photos in the procedure education section of the AACS website...
Wednesday, October 12, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
18 Ways to Make Your Waiting Room Work for You »
  by Risa Goldman Luksa, of  Goldman Marketing Group       Your waiting...
Thursday, September 1, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
The Importance of Socially-Based Review Sites »
     by Jake Laban, MBA, Total Social Solutions   “You can no longer be a jer...
Thursday, August 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thinking Outside the Box in Marketing Cosmetic Surgery »
    By Les James Blackstock, MD, MBA, of Enhance Clinic  and AACS Physician Member...