WHAT’S NEW

ABFPRS Certifies 3 Surgeons

At its October 17th meeting, the ABFPRS Board of Directors determined that the following 3 surgeons had met all of the requirements to become ABFPRS diplomates. The action brings the total number of active diplomates to 1,186.
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ABFPRS certifies 35

At its June 23 meeting, the ABFPRS Board of Directors determined that the following 35 surgeons had met all of the requirements to become ABFPRS diplomates. The action brings the total number of active diplomates to 1,203.
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Dr. G. Nina Lu awarded the 2019 Jack Anderson Prize for top score on the ABFPRS examination

Dr. Nina Lu, of Seattle, Washington, earned the highest score on the 2019 ABFPRS examination in Washington, D.C., and will be honored with the Jack R. Anderson Prize for Scholastic Excellence at the AAFPRS Fall Meeting in San Diego.
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Cynthia M. Gregg, M.D. honored as 2019 Schoenrock Award Recipient

“What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” Jane Goodall
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Ingrid Kleiss, M.D., earns Claus D. Walter Award for highest international score on 2019 IBCFPRS/EBCFPRS examination

After earning the highest score on the 2019 IBCFPRS/EBCFPRS examination, administered in London, England, with the cooperation of the ABFPRS, Dr. Ingrid Kleiss will be honored with the Claus D. Walter Award for Academic Excellence at the AAFPRS fall meeting in San Diego, California.
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ABFPRS sets requirements for maintaining certificates

Requirements for the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery’s maintenance-of-certification in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery program (MOC in FPRS®) are now available for review on this website. (Click here for more information). Diplomates who hold time-limited certificates will have to meet these requirements in order to maintain ABFPRS certification. Lifetime certificants may participate in the MOC in FPRS® program voluntarily if they wish to demonstrate periodic recertification to patients, hospitals, and others.
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ABFPRS to require office surgery accreditation

Surgeons seeking initial certification by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ABFPRS) will have to meet a new requirement, effective January 1, 2007: They must operate in an accredited facility when performing procedures using Level II anesthesia or above.
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Diplomate Resources

The ABFPRS offers its diplomates a number of resources including:
  • Verifying certification
  • Framed certificates
  • Patient education flyers
  • AMA guidelines for ethical advertising
  • ABFPRS guest examiner
  • ABFPRS committee

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