About The Aesthetic Society


Founded in 1967, The Aesthetic Society is recognized as the world’s leading professional organization of ABPS board-certified plastic surgeons who are solely dedicated to the art, science, and safe practice of aesthetic surgery and medicine.With over 3,300 members in the U.S., Canada, and many other countries, The Aesthetic Society membership represents the gold-standard of innovation and expertise in aesthetics around the world.The Aesthetic Society's mission includes medical education, public education and patient advocacy. The Aesthetic Society is:

  • An educational organization that sponsors scientific meetings on the latest advances in cosmetic plastic surgery. The Society’s meetings are designed for attendance by qualified, board-certified plastic surgeons.
  • An accredited sponsor of Continuing Medical Education (CME).
  • A research organization that collects data on cosmetic plastic surgery, publishes annual statistics on the number of cosmetic procedures performed and supports scientific and clinical studies in aesthetic plastic surgery.
  • A public information organization.

For more information on The Aesthetic Society, please visit our website at www.surgery.org.