August 6, 2009 (Destin, FL )- Destin Plastic Surgery and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery are pleased to announce that Dr. William R. Burden, M.D., F.A.C.S. has been elected as an active member to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). This is a significant achievement in the field of plastic surgery and is only reached at the pinnacle of a surgeon’s career. It is the culmination of 15-17 years of training.
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) is the leading professional organization for plastic surgeons certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery who specializes in aesthetic (cosmetic) plastic surgery. There are approximately 2,250 members, including many plastic surgeons from the United States, Canada, and around the world. The members of the ASAPS are considered to be at the forefront of innovation in aesthetic plastic surgery around the world.
The mission of the ASAPS is to advance the science, art, and safe practice of aesthetic plastic surgery among qualified plastic surgeons through support and direction of medical education and research, sponsorship of scientific meetings, and dissemination of information on current aesthetic surgical techniques. It is to promote and encourage the highest standards of ethical conduct in responsible patient care among aesthetic plastic surgeons, as well as to serve the public interest by providing accurate and timely information regarding aesthetic plastic surgery and promoting patient safety, as well as to advance the medical profession and ensure that aesthetic surgery remains in its proper place within the specialty of plastic surgery.
“It is an honor to have been elected into such a prestigious organization,” said Dr. Burden. “I feel privileged to have been chosen.”
ABOUT DESTIN PLASTIC SURGERY
Dr. William R Burden, MD, FACS and Dr. L. Scott Ennis, MD, FACS of Destin Plastic Surgery are known for their experience and dedication to staying in the forefront of leading technology in plastic surgery. They perform over a thousand procedures per year, and are recognized for their endoscopic and minimal incision surgery including the “No Scar on the Breast” and “No Scar on the Face” techniques. Drs Burden and Ennis have the distinction of being dual board certified in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as well as General Surgery. They treat many patients from the southeast including Panama City, Pensacola, Tallahassee, Dothan, Atlanta, and Birmingham with referrals coming from all regions of the United States and abroad. Many people travel from Europe, South America and Asia to Destin Plastic Surgery to seek out their services.
Destin Plastic Surgery and its affiliated Anti-Aging Skincare Clinic also specialize in the most popular, non surgical procedures and medical skincare products. Destin Plastic Surgery is designated as a diamond provider of BOTOX® Cosmetic and Restylane and has been distinguished as one of the largest providers of JUVÉDERM™ Injectable gel in the country. For more information, please visit our website www.theplasticdoc.com or call (850) 654-1194.