THE Aesthetic Showâ¢ Sees Record Number of Attendees and Debuts AestheticTVâ¢
Dr. Andrew Ordon of âThe Doctorsâ Acts as Scientific Chairman to the Largest Trade Show in the Medical Aesthetic Industry and Hosts The Aesthetic Awardsâ¢
LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–THE Aesthetic Showâ¢ celebrated its seventh anniversary May 16th through May 19th by proudly announcing the debut of AestheticTV.com, the first and only one-stop resource center for current and original video content focusing on the booming consumer appetite for cosmetic procedures. THE Aesthetic Showâ¢âs record-breaking 2,500 attendees can attest that, with the anti-aging market now an $80 billion-dollar global business, the demand for AestheticTVâ¢ has never been higher.
AestheticTVâ¢, which already boasts over 1 million unique visitors per month, filmed more than 100 hours of original content in a Hollywood-style television studio on site in Las Vegas. Dr. Andrew Ordon, host of the wildly popular daytime talk show, The Doctors, served as Scientific Chairman for the convention, inviting the countryâs top cosmetic doctors to attend and share the secrets to their success with their colleagues. In addition, Dr. Ordon hosted the weekendâs highlight, The Aesthetic Awardsâ¢, which honored the very best procedural outcomes by medical aesthetic physicians in the country. Joining Dr. Ordon were a judging panel of the top experts in the industry that helped choose the best procedural outcomes in eight unique categories. Having worked with many celebrity clients and making appearances on numerous television programs including Dr. Oz, Dr. 90210, The Doctors, and more, the elite judging panel consisted of David Matlock, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.O.G., Garo Kassabian, M.D., F.A.C.S., Leif Rogers, M.D., F.A.C.S., Jorge Perez, M.D., F.A.C.S., Philip Werschler, M.D., F.A.A.D., F.A.A.C.S., and Shelena âDr. Shelâ Lalji, M.D., OB/GYN.
The winners in the facial makeover and surgical categories were Amy Miller, M.D. (Best Facial Injectable Enhancement), Jeannine Kofford, M.D. (Best Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation Enhancement), Mario Imola, M.D., D.D.S., F.R.C.S.C (Best Surgical Facial Rejuvenation Enhancement), and Dima Ali, M.D. (Best Overall Facial Make-Over). In the body makeover and surgical enhancement categories, top prizes went to Shehnaz Adam, Medical Aesthetician (Best Non-Surgical Body Shaping Enhancement), John Hamel, M.D. (Best Surgical Body Shaping Enhancement), and Mohsen Tavoussi, D.O., P.C. (Best Overall Body Make-Over Enhancement). The Best Practice award went to RejuvenÃ¨ in Chico, California, founded by Dr. Donald Richey. The grand prize, Best Overall Patient Enhancement, went to Angelo Cuzalino, M.D., D.D.S. for his work on a patient that included Rhinoplasty, Otoplasty, facial fat grafting, chin augmentation, breast augmentation, liposuction, and more.
Sponsors for THE Aesthetic Showâ¢ include industry leaders Allergan Medical (NYSE: AGN), Alma Lasers, Cutera, Inc. (Nasdaq: CUTR), Cynosure (Nasdaq: CYNO), Medicis Aesthetics, Inc. (NYSE: MRX), Merz Aesthetics, Obagi Medical Products, Inc. (Nasdaq: OMPI), Palomar Medical (Nasdaq: PMTI), Solta (Nasdaq: SLTM), Syneron (Nasdaq: ELOS), Valeant Medical (VRX) and ZELTIQ Aesthetics (Nasdaq: ZLTQ).
About THE Aesthetic Showâ¢ and Medical Insight, Inc.
THE Aesthetic Showâ¢ is the largest global medical education meeting focused completely on aesthetic medicine and is a business unit of Medical Insight, Inc., a progressive media company specializing in medical aesthetics. Founded by Michael Moretti in 1993, MII collects and reports industry data on procedure volume and revenues, product sales, product introductions, market forecasts and trend analysis. For information on research services offered, visit www.MiiNews.com.