Board Certified Saginaw MI Plastic Surgeon
Saginaw MI Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
If a patient in the Saginaw MI area is searching for a cosmetic surgeon a he or she must learn the difference between a board certified plastic surgeon and a cosmetic surgeon. Only a surgeon who has completed a plastic surgery residency can be eligible to sit in front of the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) and be tested for certification. Certification by the ABPS is known by many doctors to be the toughest in medicine. He or she must first pass a written exam and then there is a 6 to 8 month collection period of surgical cases to be turned into the ABPS, which at that point a surgeon may be deemed fit to sit for their oral examinations by a panel of their peers. Once they are board certified they reapply for certification every ten years.
Saginaw MI Plastic Surgeon Dr. Arno Weiss completed his plastic surgery training at at one of the finest programs in the country and continues his training and stays in touch with the latest advancements in plastic surgery by attending annual meetings. Dr. Weiss is board certified by the ABPS and an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS) and the prestigious American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). Only board plastic surgeons maybe members of the ASPS & ASAPS unlike the American Society of Cosmetic Surgery whose members range from a internal medicine doctor to a dentist with no or little surgical training to speak of.
When you choose Dr. Weiss for your reconstructive or aesthetic surgical procedure you will the comfort of knowing you are in his well-trained surgical hands. From the moment you arrive at his office and greeted by his friendly staff, to your private consultation where Dr. Weiss will listen to you as you inform him of your personal goals, he will explain your options and your realistic results you will leave knowing and feel you have made the right c