Practice Leadership

Is Your Online Patient Interaction HIPAA Compliant?

Is Your Online Patient Interaction HIPAA Compliant?

As more and more patients are turning to the Internet to conduct a consultation for aesthetic surgery, the need for patient privacy and HIPAA compliancy has never been greater. This interview with San Francisco board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Scott Mosser, explains the importance of HIPAA compliancy and what steps an aesthetic practitioner can take to […]

Can EHR Be Cost Effective?

Can EHR Be Cost Effective?

One of the biggest buzzwords in the aesthetic industry is EHR (Electronic Health Records). With so many systems on the market, some of which were designed for large hospital-like medical institutions, many aesthetic doctors are feeling overwhelmed by the size of the systems and their cost. This interview with Dr. Michael Kluska, a cosmetic surgeon at The […]

Developing Patient Connections In A Changing World

Developing Patient Connections In A Changing World

The Internet has been around for a while but many doctors still feel like it’s a new frontier when it comes to patient communications. HIPAA laws, personal privacy and the need for on-line reputation management are important tools for consideration. This interview with Victor Gane, Ph.D. the Founder and CEO of AestheticLink, a web based integrated in-office […]

Plastic Surgery Overseas; Doctors That Make A Difference

Plastic Surgery Overseas; Doctors That Make A Difference

As a world renowned plastic surgeon with a beautiful office in Beverly Hills and a home by the beach, it’s easy to think that this doctor happily goes about his day not thinking about the struggles of those living in third world countries. To the contrary, Dr. Fredric Corbin, says he would prefer to be […]

Get Ready To Launch!

Get Ready To Launch!

You already have a business. Right? Your practice. But many physicians are also entrepreneurs that enjoy other business pursuits outside of medicine. However, starting a business isn’t always easy. It involves extensive planning, staffing, marketing and money. Setting off on the right foot is imperative to your success.  Here are four things to consider before […]

AACD Los Angeles 2016

AACD Los Angeles 2016

Advanced Aesthetics & Cosmetic Dermatology Los Angeles 2016 JANUARY 29 – 31, 2016 RITZ CARLTON HOTEL – Marina del Rey, California The purpose of The Advanced Aesthetics & Cosmetic Dermatology Symposium is to discuss and demonstrate the newest advancements in non-surgical approaches to facial and body aging. New techniques and technology for skin tightening including […]

Slim Down A Double Chin With Kybella

Slim Down A Double Chin With Kybella

The ever increasing pace of aesthetic medical innovation recently saw another exciting new product added to the clinical ‘toolkit’. Reducing a double-chin, or fat under the jawline, without surgery or liposuction has been difficult until now. Last week the FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved a new injection therapy called Kybella (Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.) […]

Beauty For Books: Dr. Corey Maas

Beauty For Books: Dr. Corey Maas

Reading has always been high on my list of favorite things to do but it wasn’t until my children began to read that I realized the true joy of reading as a parent. As my children grew, I was able to watch them progress academically because they had access to great books. It became clear […]

Is Your Receptionist Losing You Money?

Is Your Receptionist Losing You Money?

No matter how much money, time and effort you spend on marketing your medical practice it will all be for nothing if each new patient caller reaches voice mail, gets lost in a dizzying array of options, gets hung up on, or, EVEN WORSE, gets stuck on a call with someone who does not know […]