Med-Mal Lawyer Sees More Botched Plastic Surgeries; ‘Board Certified’ Can Be Misleading | ABA Journal | Debra Cassens Weiss | 2/1/12

Toronto Plastic SurgeryDoctors in all but four states can call themselves “board-certified” without specifying the specialty. That caused confusion for a woman identified as “Joan,” who got a facelift and tummy tuck in 2010 from a board-certified doctor in Beverly Hills, Calif., the New York Times reports. Joan didn’t realize the physician was certified for his ear, nose and throat expertise, not for plastic surgery…

via Med-Mal Lawyer Sees More Botched Plastic Surgeries; ‘Board Certified’ Can Be Misleading – News – ABA Journal.

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