American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

ASDS Annual Meeting Goes Hybrid
July 07, 2021

The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery is having two meeting experiences this year, an in-person meeting October 14-17 in Chicago, Illinois and a virtual meeting November 19-21.

Robotic-controlled laser advances body contouring
November 18, 2020

A novel robotic-controlled 1064-nm laser brings efficiency and precision to body contouring. The clinical trial supporting FDA clearance of the device showed its effectiveness based on blinded photographic assessments, ultrasound measurements and circumferential assessments.

Women surgeons and Mohs micrographic surgery in the U.S.
October 21, 2020

Michelle Nguyen, M.D., MPH, sits down with Dermatology Times to discuss her recent presentation at the 2020 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) virtual meeting regarding the representation of women dermatologic surgeons in the U.S.

What happened at ASDS?
October 13, 2020

Catch up on all of the latest news coming out of the 2020 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) virtual meeting.

3D imaging technique measures severity of atrophic acne scars
October 11, 2020

There is a dire need to improve the clinical tools dermatologists use to assess the severity of acne scars. This 3D imaging technique may help, according to a recent study presented at the 2020 virtual American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) meeting.

Distinguishing scar from neoplasm using HF ultrasound
October 11, 2020

Dr. Jack Levy, chief resident in the Department of Dermatology at Emory University, discusses his recent presentation at the 2020 ASDS meeting about using high frequency ultrasound to distinguish scar tissue from neoplasm.

Diagnostic concordance lacking in poorly differentiated SCC
October 10, 2020

A recent study underscores the need for a consistent scale to grade risk levels of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), particularly poorly differentiated tumors, according to study authors who presented at the 2020 virtual American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) meeting.

Melanoma in situ: Imaging technique improves margin mapping
October 10, 2020

Performing reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) with a mosaic technique before surgery can improve margin mapping in melanoma in situ (MIS), according to a recent study presented at 2020 ASDS Virtual Annual Meeting.

Nuances influence the neuromodulator decision
October 09, 2020

Experts share best practices for optimizing treatments using neuromodulators, assessing the next breakthrough products and avoiding complications at the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) Virtual Annual Meeting.

AbobotulinumtoxinA for oily forehead
October 09, 2020

Dr. Katarina Kesty, St. Petersburg Skin and Laser, St. Petersburg, Fla., discusses her presentation at the 2020 virtual American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) meeting about her research using abobotulinumtoxinA injections to combat oil on the forehead.