Arlington Heights, Ill. (PRWEB) October 07, 2014
In advance of Plastic Surgery The Meeting, October 10-14 in Chicago, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) today announced that breast implant manufacturer, Sientra, is a Platinum Supporter of The Meeting.
Plastic Surgery The Meeting is geared toward plastic surgeons, trainees and other allied health professionals interested in translating their expanding knowledge into practice, improving patient care and outcomes. The Meeting has provided generations of aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgeons the education they need to grow all aspects of their surgical career and practice.
"Sientra, who caters exclusively to board-certified plastic surgeons, continues to provide immense value to our Member Surgeons. It is because of our shared mission of patient safety and patient education that they are truly a trusted partner within plastic surgery," said ASPS President Robert X. Murphy, Jr., MD. "We are appreciative of their continued support and look forward to collaborating with them in Chicago."
Corporate partners at the Premier Support levels receive unprecedented opportunities to communicate with aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgeons from around the world. The Platinum level of support is intended for companies who want to stand apart from their competitors and truly value the audience of plastic surgeons.
"We value our partnership with ASPS given our unwavering commitment to these highly-trained and qualified board-certified plastic surgeons.” said Hani Zeini, Founder and CEO of Sientra. “It is immensely important to us that we uphold the specialty, ensuring that the patient always comes first, through meeting sponsorships and special awareness programs like Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day USA, which align with our core values to empower the patient and innovate the industry."
Plastic Surgery The Meeting Highlights include:
- 2,300 Attendees; 250+ Exhibitors; 79 Instructional Courses and 56 Panels
- Party with a Purpose fundraiser to benefit Fresh Start Caring for Kids Foundation
- Three full days of sessions that focus on breast, facelifting, rhinoplasty, fat grafting, and body contouring
- Panel sessions focused on Mohs surgery, cosmetic hand rejuvenation, facial fractures, scar therapy, and applications of acellular dermal matrix in breast surgery
- Guest Nation: Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons
For registration or membership questions, contact the ASPS Member Services Center at (800) 766-4955.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is the world's largest organization of board-certified plastic surgeons. Representing more than 7,000 Member Surgeons, the Society is recognized as a leading authority and information source on aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. ASPS comprises more than 94 percent of all board-certified plastic surgeons in the United States. Founded in 1931, the Society represents physicians certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery or The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. ASPS advances quality care to plastic surgery patients by encouraging high standards of training, ethics, physician practice and research in plastic surgery.
Headquartered in Santa Barbara, California, Sientra is a medical aesthetics company that focuses on exclusively serving board-certified plastic surgeons and improving patients’ quality of life. Sientra is the first in the United States to offer FDA-approved anatomically-shaped breast implants and the only company to offer a complete portfolio of Shaped and Round Breast Implants with High-Strength Cohesive silicone gel, a unique and exclusive type of silicone gel. Sientra also offers industry leading programs and services specifically tailored to the needs of plastic surgeons and their patients including the industry-first CapCon Care C3 program and best-in-industry patient warranty. The Company’s expanded product portfolio also includes tissue expanders, body contouring implants, facial implants, and other specialty products. For more information on Sientra, please visit http://www.sientra.com.