SBS Returns with World-Renowned Faculty, Cutting-Edge Topics

Four-day gathering of dermatology and plastic surgery’s brightest anchored by exceptional curriculum JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The 2018 South Beach Symposium (SBS) will kick off March 1-4 at the oceanfront Loews Miami Beach Hotel in Miami Beach, Fla. under the direction of Mark S. Nestor, M.D., Ph.D., symposium chair and director of the Center for Cosmetic …

American Academy of Dermatology Releases New Guidelines for Treatment of Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer

The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) has issued new guidelines of care for the management of nonmelanoma skin care (NMSC) as it has become a growing health concern in the United States. “Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, and nonmelanoma skin cancer is the most common type of skin cancer, …

Three Important Ways Before and After Photos Increase Your ROI

Submitted by contributing author Cheryl Whitman, Beautiful Forever Consulting, SBS faculty member on the practice management symposium. “One of any aesthetic practice’s strongest sales tools is its gallery of before and after photographs. For maximum impact, these photos should be professionally made by someone who understands the camera technology, posing, and the ultimate use of the …

Dr. Michael Gold Shares Insights on the South Beach Symposium

World renowned dermatologist, Dr. Michael H. Gold from Nashville, Tenn., is a frequent faculty member and planning committee member for the South Beach Symposium (SBS) and says that SBS is one of the MUST-ATTEND events of 2018 as it is every year. “The South Beach Symposium provides every aspect of medical and surgical aesthetic dermatology …

Build A Dream Team

Improving Employee Retention and Morale Submitted by contributing author Cheryl Whitman, Beautiful Forever Consulting, SBS faculty member on the practice management symposium. A good team will make or break a business. When you hire the right people, and motivate and train them well, the machine functions smoothly. Your practice then becomes defined by its positive …

Are you Capturing the Male Aesthetics Market?

The male aesthetics market is a growing industry. While it was once customary for dermatologists to see mostly female patients, physicians are now encountering an increasing number of male patients seeking cosmetic improvement. This is due in large part to a growing acceptance of non-invasive or minimally invasive procedures and men gaining a greater awareness …

Get to know Glynis Ablon, MD, SBS 2018 Session Director and Faculty Member

Glynis Ablon, MD, a native Californian, is a board-certified dermatologist who completed her training at Baylor School of Medicine in Houston, TX. Dr. Ablon chose her specialty of dermatology early on in her second year of medical school because she loved knowing that she could make others feel better and more confident about themselves. “I …