Managing the Medspa: Avoiding Pitfalls

Posted By American Med Spa Association, Friday, January 9, 2015

Directing a medspa might seem like an easy way to make money. After all, it’s a no-brainer for many dermatologists and cosmetic surgeons who perform cosmetic procedures day in and day out. But that’s not reality, experts say. Here’s what they say you need to know before signing on. Know how to do what you offer Physicians who direct medspas have to have some experience and training in the particular services being offered by the spas, says Alex Thiersch, J.D., founder and director of the American Med Spa Association (AmSpa) and partner at Thiersch and Associates, a Chicago-based law firm specializing in medical spa regulation. Read more on