Atlantic Plastic Surgery and Skin Wellness Center Nurses Attend Major Conference
Certified Skin Specialists, Kathleen Conneen and Kristen Saunders, attended the 16th Annual meeting of the Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists held in Washington DC from April 23rd to the 30th, 2010.
[USPRwire, Tue Jun 01 2010] Certified Skin Specialists, Kathleen Conneen and Kristen Saunders, attended the 16th Annual meeting of the Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists held in Washington DC from April 23rd to the 30th, 2010. The program, "Skin Care 2010: Capitalize on Your Skills", was attended by skin care specialists from the United States and other countries. It presented the latest advancements in skin care treatments, products, and all aspects of skin care management.
Ms. Saunders and Ms. Conneen attended courses in practical applications for lasers, The Art of Great Service, Complex Case Studies, Updates in Plastic Surgery, and Emerging Technologies and Trends in Skin Care Formulations and Ingredients. A special round table discussion attended by Ms.Saunders and Ms.Conneen focused on the Fractional Laser Non-ablative treatment protocols, treating pigmentation, maximizing results with chemical peels and the genetics of skin aging.
"Our patients are the beneficiaries of this additional high level in training", states Conneen. The meeting also presented information on skin biology and anatomy for plastic surgical nurses and medical aestheticians. Among topics covered were cell turnover, collagen production benefits from certain products and chemical peels, and the delivery system of skin care products for the most highly effective skin treatment programs.
Saunders also stated that, after attending the conference, she recognizes that Atlantic Plastic Surgery and the Skin Wellness Center is ahead of the curve. Two examples she used are the Fraxel laser and the IPL laser (Intense Pulsed Light), both of which were presented in demonstrations at the conference. Dr. Gray's practice has offered the Fraxel laser for about one year and the IPL laser for several years. For more information, contact Atlantic Plastic Surgery Center at 1-800-633-6860 or visit our information rich website at www.atlanticplasticsurg.com
About Atlantic Plastic Surgery Center:
Atlantic Plastic Surgery center is the practice of New Hampshire plastic surgeon, Dr. Lawrence N. Gray, in practice since 1985. He has earned a great deal of respect in both his local medical community and the national plastic surgical community through his many publications, technical skill and personal demeanor. Dr. Gray is nationally and internationally recognized as the inventor of the scarless breast reduction, a revolutionary procedure that eliminates scars associated with the older, traditional method of breast reduction. He has a large following of satisfied patients from across New Hampshire, the United States and a number of foreign countries, who have sought him out for breast augmentation and scarless breast reduction. Dr. Gray has operated on patients from 29 states and 7 countries.
Additionally, Dr. Gray is a clinical investigator for the Mentor, Allergan and Sientra silicone breast implant studies. Dr. Gray received the significant honor of being the only investigator in New England for the Silimed Corporation's silicone core study, which is pending FDA approval. Dr. Gray is expected to be the only source for adjustable silicone implants soon. Dr. Gray's practice is the only one in northern New England with the Axis Three 3D breast surgery simulator, which helps patients visual their results. He has worked with Axis Three's chief engineer to enhance the imager's ability to help patients with existing implants change their size. Dr. Gray has taught at educational conferences for the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. He is the only member of the International Society of Plastic Surgeons from New Hampshire.
For more information, visit our website Atlantic Plastic Surgery Center at http://www.atlanticplasticsurg.com