American Board of Medical Specialists (ABMS), (800) 776-2378
Authoritative information on board certified physicians in the 24 approved and recognized specialty boards.
Only recognized board of plastic surgery by the ABMS.
Requires a prescribed 5-7 years of post-graduate surgical training and
successful completion of both written and oral examination.
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPRS), (847) 228-9900
Requires board certification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Requires an ethical demonstration of competence by conforming to the Society's code of ethics.