What does board certification really mean?
answer is that the various certifying boards and plastic surgery societies don't provide you with as much
protection as you might think. Our advice on how
to find a competent plastic surgeon is far more valuable in getting you to
a good doctor and keeping you out of trouble than just checking a
For a complete
answer to this question, use the link below this paragraph to jump to an
essay that Dr. Denenberg wrote for an upcoming book on how to find a
competent plastic surgeon.
An explanation of the plastic
surgery boards and societies
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