Tag Archives: Patient Safety



Patient safety first, office accreditation

Published: September 14, 2009

We are preparing for office re-accreditation. One of the most important things we do to earn your trust is to participate in the quality assessment program of the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). This is to assure you that our surgical suite complies with all national and regional regulations regarding patient safety. Accreditation … Continue reading Patient safety first, office accreditation



Fast food facelifts

Published: March 3, 2008

I have had a number of patients, friends and family of friends ask me about the Lifestyle lift. This is a company with very enticing advertising and superb before and after photos. I have a few problems with this approach. According to the Hippocratic oath, medicine is supposed to start with a doctor-patient relationship. Before … Continue reading Fast food facelifts