Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 30, 2011
Dr. Samir Pancholi, medical director at Cosmetic Surgery of Las Vegas, recently was selected as an Examiner for the World Academy of Cosmetic Surgery's (WAOCS) annual board exam taking place December 2-4, 2011 in Zillertal, Austria. WACOS is a professional medical society whose global members are dedicated to patient safety and physician education in cosmetic surgery.
Each year, a small group of cosmetic surgeons from the United States and Europe are chosen to administer the board exam to WAOCS prospective members from the international cosmetic surgery community. The purpose of the exam is to standardize training programs and set norms to ultimately elevate patient safety.
Dr. Samir Pancholi is a prominent national figure in the field of cosmetic surgery, recently serving as Chairman to the Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and to the American Society of Liposuction Surgery's Annual Meeting.
"It is an honor to be selected to administer the WACOS Board Exam," said Dr. Pancholi. "I look forward to participating at the international level in the field of cosmetic surgery and in shaping the demands, qualifications, and knowledge of future surgeons."
As a cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Pancholi is focused on enhancing the physical characteristics of his patients while working to promote safe practices in cosmetic surgery. Double board certified by the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery and the American Osteopathic Board of Facial Plastic Surgery and Otolaryngology; Dr. Pancholi has expertise in a wide range of procedures for the face and body.
About Cosmetic Surgery of Las Vegas
Cosmetic Surgery of Las Vegas is a world-class practice in a modern facility. With the assistance of a talented supporting staff, Dr. Pancholi is able to offer his patients a variety of cosmetic surgery options including breast augmentation, rhinoplasty and body contouring with VASER Liposuction. Options for cosmetic enhancement are continually growing, and Dr. Pancholi’s practice remains on the cutting edge with the latest non-invasive treatments proven to get results.
About World Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (WAOCS)
The World Academy of Cosmetic Surgery is an international medical society headquartered in Switzerland and dedicated to patient safety and physician education in cosmetic surgery. Members of WAOCS include dermatological surgeons, facial plastic surgeons, head and neck surgeons, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, general surgeons, plastic surgeons or ocular plastic surgeons — all of whom emphasize the cosmetic surgical elements of their field.