I consider it an honor to be elected to serve my society. It has always been a dream of mine to be on the board of ASAPS, to be able to make an impact on the field of plastic surgery
St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) May 24, 2012
Herluf Lund, Jr., MD, FACS, with St. Louis Cosmetic Surgery in St. Louis, MO, is a new member of the Board of Directors for the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). The Aesthetic Society has approximately 2,600 members from all over the United States and Canada, consisting of plastic surgeons specializing in both the face and body. Dr. Lund was elected on May 6, during the ASAPS 2012 Annual Meeting, held in Vancouver, Canada.
Dr. Lund is Board-Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and has specialized in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery since 1991. He is a native of St. Louis and is part of a family well known for its medical service to the community. After attending medical school at Washington University School of Medicine, Dr. Lund completed his general surgical training at the University of Texas at Houston. He then returned to St. Louis for his plastic surgical residency at Washington University School of Medicine. At Washington University, Dr. Lund was actively involved in numerous research projects including the safety and design of implants for both breast augmentation and breast reconstruction, and has written many papers on these subjects.
In 1991, Dr. Lund entered private practice and in 1999, he merged his practice with Drs. Bruce White and William Huffaker at St. Louis Cosmetic Surgery; later being joined by Dr. Christian Prada.
"I consider it an honor to be elected to serve my society. It has always been a dream of mine to be on the board of ASAPS, to be able to make an impact on the field of plastic surgery," said Dr. Lund