Former Allergan CEO Pyott serves as special adviser to Sienna Biopharmaceuticals

March 1, 2017
Sienna Biopharmaceuticals announced in a press release that David E.I. Pyott, MBA, former chairman and CEO of Allergan, is a special adviser to…

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Early surgical intervention may be considered in select infant focal hemangiomas

March 1, 2017
Surgical removal of some infant hemangiomas may be considered instead of observation or therapeutic management. The researchers aimed to identify…

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Novel method for full thickness scalp reconstruction shows promise

February 22, 2017
A novel method for full thickness scalp reconstruction was associated with a success rate higher than 85%, according to recent findings. The…

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Time to steady state in fat graft volume may be longer than thought

February 20, 2017
The time to reach steady state for fat graft volume was 2.2 years, which was much longer than anticipated, according to recent findings. The aim of…

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Ipsilateral depressor anguli oris improved smile dynamics in facial palsy

February 17, 2017
Significant improvements in smile dynamics and perceived expression occurred in a cohort of patients who underwent depressor anguli oris for facial…

Meeting News

Genomic, skeletal changes in older patients require cosmetic procedures addressing volume loss

February 16, 2017
MIAMI — Physiological changes in older patients often require different approaches to cosmetic procedures compared with younger patients…

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Men have different anatomical goals when seeking plastic surgery

February 16, 2017
MIAMI — Plastic surgeons should focus on the anatomical differences between men and women when treating male patients to avoid feminizing their…

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Hand rejuvenation an important part of cosmetic consultation

February 15, 2017
MIAMI — Hand rejuvenation is an important part of cosmetic treatment that is often overlooked by patients and should be implemented into…

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VIDEO: New IL-17 receptor antagonist for psoriasis near FDA approval

February 15, 2017
MIAMI BEACH, Florida — At South Beach Symposium 2017, Leon Kircik, MD, reported on emerging therapies for the treatment of psoriasis, including…

Hologic to acquire Cynosure

February 14, 2017
Hologic and Cynosure announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement in which Hologic will acquire the medical aesthetics company

Meeting News

Recently approved aesthetic devices improve on previous generations

February 14, 2017
MIAMI — A physician here at South Beach Symposium 2017 reviewed three recent additions to the catalogue of aesthetic devices for noninvasive…

Allergan to acquire Zeltiq, CoolSculpting body contouring system

February 13, 2017
Allergan announced in a press release today that it has agreed to acquire Zeltiq Aesthetics for $56.50 per share or $2.475 billion.

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Physician discusses several treatment options for dealing with keloids

February 13, 2017
MIAMI — A physician here at South Beach Symposium 2017 discussed current and newly emerging treatments for the reduction of keloids, keloid…

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Acne treatments should be selected according to age, gender, ethnicity

February 13, 2017
MIAMI — Understanding the effects of age, gender and ethnicity when treating a patient for acne can inform the best approach to treatment…

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Post-operative smile symmetry useful measure of facial palsy rehabilitation

February 13, 2017
Post-operative smile vertical and horizontal symmetry may be indicators of successful facial palsy rehabilitation. The researchers aimed to define a…

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Superficial radiation therapy offers effective alternative to Mohs surgery

February 10, 2017
MIAMI — Superficial radiation therapy, or SRT, offers a safe, effective and cosmetically beneficial alternative to Mohs surgery for nonmelanoma…

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VIDEO: Superficial radiation therapy provides safe, aesthetic results for nonmelanoma skin cancer patients

February 9, 2017
MIAMI — At South Beach Symposium 2017, symposium chairman Mark S. Nestor, MD, PhD, discusses the efficacy and cosmetic benefits of superficial…

Allergan reports revenue increases for 2016, Q4

February 8, 2017
Allergan reported its fourth quarter and full year 2016 operations performance, including a 7% increase in total net revenues to $3.9 billion in the…

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Synovial flap may prevent recurrent perineural adhesions in carpal tunnel syndrome

February 8, 2017
The synovial flap may have clinical utility in preventing recurrence of perineural lesions in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome. The researchers…

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Novel lower-body lifting method may be safe after massive weight loss

January 26, 2017
A novel lower-body lifting procedure did not lead to any significant complications in a cohort of patients who lost weight after bariatric surgery…

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