To carry out this mission, the Board has established a mechanism for the education, qualification, training, review, and certification of surgeons specializing in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. Since 1937, the ABPS has issued 9,499 certificates to plastic surgeons who met high standards in training requirements and successfully passed the examinations covering the breadth of Plastic Surgery. Approximately 6,900 are actively practicing. Look for the "Is Your Plastic Surgeon ABPS Board Certified?" link to verify certification by ABPS.
The American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, was established in 1986 to. The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is the world's largest specialty association for facial plastic surgery. It represents more than 2,500 facial plastic and reconstructive surgeons throughout the world.
Welcome to the AAFPRS Member Directory. Our searchable member directory can help you find a AAFPRS Facial Plastic Surgeon. In order to give you a more comprehensive search, we have also provided four separate search functions below above to assist you . From 1979 to 2013 board certified members of the American Board of Dermatology, the American Board of Otolaryngology, The American Board of Ophthalmology with completion of an American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inc. (ASOPRS) fellowship and the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery who were interested in Cosmetic Surgery were able to challenge the.