Aesthetics

Weighing Your Values: Time vs Money
Time vs Money
by DORIS DAY, MD on
No one I know decided to become a physician to be rich or famous. It’s a calling and a passion and we’re fighting hard to keep it that way. Being a dermatologist is a little different than many other fields of medicine because we also have a subset of us that practice aesthetic medicine as part or all of our area of expertise. The draw to aesthetics, selling products and performing procedures …
A JDD Introduction from Dr. Jared Jagdeo on Cutting Edge Body Contouring Manuscripts
body contouring
by JARED JAGDEO, MD, MS on
After reading Dr. Jagdeo’s intro below, be sure to check out the four peer-reviewed JDD articles in this special body contouring segment, where an array of global aesthetic body contouring experts and clinician-researchers share the latest body contouring data. Explore new frontiers in body contouring that translate into highly prized benefits for patients. Future Applications of Deoxycholic …
Featured Dermatology Society: IMCAS Academy
IMCAS
by NEXT STEPS IN DERM TEAM on
Take a look inside IMCAS. Find out what they publish, upcoming events and how you can learn from over 170 courses and 900 lectures of strong scientific content. Explain in 2 or 3 sentences what you do. IMCAS organizes international congresses to provide teaching of the highest quality at the interface of plastic surgery and dermatology. Our academic and social e-learning platform, IMCAS Acade …
Real Advice on Growth from Joel Schlessinger MD, FAAD, FAACS Part 1
growth
by JOEL SCHLESSINGER, MD, FAAD, FAACS on
What has been the greatest difficulty you've come across in starting and maintaining your own dermatology practice and in the business of skin care? What about practice growth? The greatest difficulty remains the ongoing challenge to find team members who share the same vision. It is so difficult to determine who will come on and be a productive and integrated team member. While every job inte …
Five Tips for Incorporating Cosmetic Procedures Into A Medical Practice
Cosmetic injectables
by DEBORAH S. SARNOFF, MD, FAAD, FACP on
The most rewarding part of my job is making people happy, exceeding their expectations, and improving their self-esteem. In my private practice in Manhattan and Long Island, New York, I specialize in skin cancer treatment and cosmetic dermatology. Although these might seem like polar opposites, in reality I bridge two worlds of medicine whose goals are the same: to help people stay healthy and to …