Practice Leadership

How To Identify A Problem Patient Before Surgery

How To Identify A Problem Patient Before Surgery

THE DANGEROUS SIX How To Identify A Problem Patient Before Surgery! Identifying people with a psychological condition that might make them an unsuitable candidate for an aesthetic procedure is difficult to do, especially if the patient is hiding their condition during a consultation. Aesthetic Insider talked with licensed clinical therapist Carla Lundblade, MS, LPC, NCC, about […]

Are You Getting Your Beauty Sleep?

Are You Getting Your Beauty Sleep?

WITH KARLA KEENE – EXCLUSIVE – THE SKIN INSIDER! The Beauty of Nighttime Use of Retinoic Acid & Its Alternatives As we know, this powerful, anti-aging Vitamin A ingredient has decades of research proving that it can do everything from smoothing fine lines and fading dark spots to making pores look smaller.  Best used overnight, […]

Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon Wins Polo Trophy

Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon Wins Polo Trophy

A decades’ long fixture in Beverly Hills plastic surgery circles, Dr. Toby Mayer is equally as proficient a polo player as he is a facial plastic surgeon.  Many might agree that playing polo is a luxurious reward for the years of hard work it takes to become a successful surgeon in such a competitive environment. […]

AestheticLink CEO Climbs Mt. Rainier

AestheticLink CEO Climbs Mt. Rainier

Like many CEO’s before him, Victor Gane knows first-hand the challenges of running a successful business. He also understands what drives him both personally and professionally, and realizes that sometimes, in order to achieve more, he has to step out of his comfort zone and do something that challenges him in an entirely new way. […]

OC Plastic Surgeon Rescues Refugees In The Aegean Sea

OC Plastic Surgeon Rescues Refugees In The Aegean Sea

After spending a hectic time lecturing at the Austrian Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Meeting in Salzburg, Austria, Orange County, California plastic surgeon Juris Bunkis, MD, and his wife Tina, were excited to take a relaxing cruise with course President Dr. Walther Jungwirth. Dr. Bunkis and Dr. Jungwirth were old friends. Dr. Jungwirth trained under […]

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 […]