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Tuesday, November 07, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Personnel/Company News

New Tour Dates Announced: eRelevance Launches National Marketing Education Tour for Aesthetic Healthcare Practices

eRelevance Corporation announced the expansion of its popular marketing education workshops to more cities nationwide.   The workshops help aesthetic healthcare providers understand the sign…

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Wednesday, October 25, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Practice Development, Research and Publications

Survey: Many Prospective Cosmetic Surgery Patients Aren’t Aware of Financing Options

Fully 76 percent of prospective patients are unaware of financing options for cosmetic procedures, yet almost two-thirds of them would be more likely to book if they were aware that fin…

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Saturday, September 30, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Healthcare Trends, Research and Publications

Group Calls for Code of Ethics for Plastic Surgery Video Sharing

The days of plastic surgeons donning costumes, dancing and juggling breast implants during live surgery videos on social media may soon be over. The first ever code of ethical behavior for sharing …

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Practice Development, Product Launches and Updates, Research and Publications

eRelevance Reveals the State of Aesthetic Healthcare Marketing 2017

eRelevance Corporation, the leading customer marketing service for small-to medium-size businesses, has released its new study: The State of Aesthetic Healthcare Marketing 2017.  The report -- ba…

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Healthcare Trends, Research and Publications, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

#Scary: Barbers, Hair Salons Sell Cosmetic Surgery on Instagram

The majority of providers advertising aesthetic surgery services on Instagram are not board certified-plastic surgeons, finds an alarming new study out of Northwestern University in Chicago. "…

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Tuesday, July 18, 2017 | Acquisitions and Mergers, Business of Medicine, PracticalDermatology.com, Syneron

Syneron Candela Becomes Private Company with Completion of Transaction with Funds Advised by Apax Partners

Syneron Medical Ltd. announced the successful completion of its acquisition by an affiliate of funds advised by Apax Partners for $11.00 per share in cash in a transaction valued at approximately $400…

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Thursday, May 25, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Personnel/Company News

The Best Medical Business Solutions Is Now Shorr Solutions

The Best Medical Business Solutions, founded in 2011 by managing partner Jay A. Shorr, BA, MBM-C, CAC I-X, is now Shorr Solutions. Shorr Solutions will continue to provide medical practices with cu…

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Tuesday, May 09, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Personnel/Company News, Product Launches and Updates

Unilever Ventures Joins Nutrafol as Lead Investor for Nutraceutical Hair Loss Brand

Nutrafol, a nutraceutical supplement for healthy hair growth for men and women, has closed its series A financing round. Unilever Ventures, the venture-capital and private-equity arm of consumer packa…

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Friday, April 21, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Practice Development, Product Launches and Updates

Candace Crowe Design Expands Suite of Marketing Tools With Advantage Play

  Candace Crowe Design will roll out Advantage Play at the annual meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in San Diego. Advantage Play is an easy-to-manage platform tha…

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Thursday, March 02, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Healthcare Trends, Personnel/Company News, PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com, Galderma

Galderma, Colorescience to Collaborate on Innovative Skincare

Galderma will collaborate with Colorescience to expand skincare solutions to individuals who seek innovative daily skincare products that can be used in conjunction with traditional facial injectable …

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | Acquisitions and Mergers, Business of Medicine, PracticalDermatology.com, Practice Development, CareCredit

CareCredit to Acquire CitiHealth Card Portfolio

   CareCredit has signed an agreement with Citibank, N.A. to acquire the Citi Health Card portfolio, further expanding its healthcare acceptance network in the United States.  …

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Thursday, February 16, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Healthcare Trends, PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com, Practice Development

Deadline Extended for Medical Spa State of the Industry Statistical Study

The American Med Spa Association (AmSpa) has extended the deadline for the 2017 Medical Spa State of the Industry Report, administered by MarketData Enterprises and sponsored by Modern …

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Thursday, January 26, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Healthcare Trends, Practice Development, Research and Publications, AAFPRS

Bedside Manner Ranks As Most Important in Positive and Negative Online Reviews

Bedside manner matters … a lot. This is the main takeaway from new research published in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery. Bedside manner is the most important make-or-break factor in both pos…

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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Healthcare Trends, Research and Publications

Medical Spa State of the Industry Statistical Study Now Open; Seeks to Shed Light on Growing Industry

During the past five years, the medical spa industry has grown and evolved to a point where it has become one of the most exciting and lucrative new industries in the country. Because of this, it is n…

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