Archive for November, 2009

Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeons Oppose New Tax on Elective Surgeries

Surgeons in the United States have responded strongly against the recently proposed “elective cosmetic medical” tax that was unveiled late Wednesday, calling it “discriminatory, arbitrary, and difficult to administer.” Plastic surgery statistics have repeatedly shown that middle class females predominantly purchase these services, so any tax levied against them will unfairly discriminate against women. The […]

News and Happenings in Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery

Bloggers poke fun at the plastic surgery iPhone app. First at Fort Hood: Oral and Maxillofacial surgeons, who often train alongside plastic surgeons while treating hard and soft tissues of the face, were among the first responders at Fort Hood. Scientists in Australia work to develop an amazing procedure that would allow women to regrow […]