Monthly Archives: August 2013

Call for national guidelines for use of medical grade lasers

Call for national guidelines for use of medical grade lasers  Dr Geoff Lyons, President ASPS, was interviewed by Today Tonight on 21 August about the lack of regulation of medical grade lasers. Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons calls for national regulation to protect patient safety. Read our media update.

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Regulating Cosmetic Procedures for Under 18s

Regulating Cosmetic Procedures for Under 18s The Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons is calling for national guidelines to regulate popular cosmetic procedures such as injectibles and fillers (e.g. Botox or Collagen ) and laser treatments, particularly for minors. “We are concerned that the general public think of cosmetic procedures such as injectibles, fillers and lasers …

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