This Week in Aesthetics: March 15-19

March 19, 2021
Katie Hobbins

This week in aesthetics, we discuss the EON touchless fat reduction device, reporting practice financial success during COVID-19, and more.

This week in aesthetics, Thomas Fiala, MD, FACS, highlights his EON touchless fat reduction device study results and questions pertaining to the technology in the practice, Alex R. Thiersch discusses the surprise of practice financial success during COVID-19 and how to avoid COVID-19 vaccine legal issues, Glynis Ablon, MD, FAAD, examines nutraceutical effectively in perimenopausal, menopausal, and postmenopausal women, Will Kirby, DO, FAOCD, talks with OB/GYN Jessica Shepherd, MD, MBA, FACOG, about her journey into aesthetic gynecology, and Jay Wofford, MD, discusses the stress of the residency match process.

Rollout Begins for EON Touchless Fat Reduction Device

Dominion’s EON device shows safety and efficacy in subcutaneous fat reduction, according to EON study investigator, Thomas Fiala, MD, FACS.

EON in the Practice

As EON touchless technology enters the practice, questions about how to market the procedure, comparison with competing devices, and evaluation of retail pricing, arise.

Pandemic Aside, Many Report Financial Success in 2020. Now What?

Although the pandemic brought uncertainty for many physicians and medical practices, many report financial success in 2020.

Avoiding COVID-19 Vaccine Legal Hurdles

As the COVID-19 pandemic slowly starts to ease, new questions arise about legalities related to vaccine requirements and medical practice staff.

Nutraceutical Efficacy in Perimenopausal, Menopausal, and Postmenopausal Women

A novel nutraceutical effectively and safely improves hair growth and reduces shedding for perimenopausal, menopausal, and postmenopausal women, according to a new study.

Meet the Aesthetic Expert With Dr Will Kirby: Jessica Shepherd, MD, MBA, FACOG

In our first "Meet the Aesthetic Expert" column, Will Kirby, DO, FAOCD, talks with board-certified OB/GYN Jessica Shepherd, MD, MBA, FACOG, about her journey to implementing aesthetic treatments in her practice, the role of educational media, and how she approaches aesthetic gynecology.

Tips for a Successful Residency Match

Jay Wofford, MD, discusses the stress of the residency match process including how it all works, tips on match do's and don'ts, self-reflection questions, and what to do if you don’t match.