Doctor Spotlight Dr. James KM Chan
is spreading the word!
Dr. James KM Chan, based in Hong Kong, is an exciting presence in the field of aesthetics. Board Certified by American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine (AAAM), and a member of the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine (AAAM) and Hong Kong College of Anesthesiologists (HKCA), Dr. James is the owner of the Dr. James Clinic. Although he is kept busy treating clients to the highest standards, he is still finding the time to lecture and teach around the world.
A prolific author - with more than 80 professional articles on medical aesthetics, covering all aspects of the industry - Dr. James believes that cosmetic medicine does not only involve the skin but covers a broad outlook including nutrition, aging, psychological perspectives and more. Dr. James is a strong advocate of educating the general public on the benefits of aesthetic medicine and is a professional health columnist in the Chinese edition of Cosmopolitan as well as having hosted a weekly TV program aesthetic medicine on CETV. Dr. James can be reached at www.drjamesclinic.com.hk.
Viora has been spreading the word around the globe, participating in a number of conferences and exhibitions. At the end of October, Viora participated in EADV’s 20th Congress in Lisbon, Portugal and we were very pleased to have Dr. Klaus Fritz of Germany participate in the Reaction™ roundtable and workshop. His technology presentation Reaction in the Spectrum of Body Contouring was well-received by the packed room of attendees.
Viora also held a press conference at EADV and was excited to have two contestants from The Biggest Loser reality show discuss their experiences with ReFit. Filipe Matias, lost 70kg and won Portugal’s first season and Efrat Gabay came in 3rd place in Israel’s recent version, having lost 52kg. TV Mais in Portugal reported on the event in depth – to see their coverage click here and here.
Immediately following EADV, Viora criss-crossed the globe and flew into Asia to participate in Cosmoprof Hong Kong. An important event on the aesthetics tradeshow circuit, Viora displayed a beautiful booth and showcased our entire product line.
Viora is excited to have Dr. Andrey Iskornev join Viora’s KOL Network. A practicing plastic surgeon in Moscow, Dr. Iskornev will add much to Viora’s presence in Eastern Europe and we look forward to working with him! To read the full announcement, click here
Time is Running Out!
If you’re in the US and considering the purchase of new equipment for your clinic or practice, now is the time! Under Section 179 of the IRS tax code, buying your new devices before December 31, 2011 allows you to deduct the full purchase price of qualifying equipment purchased or financed during the tax year. That means that if you buy or lease Reaction™, Trios™ or Pristine from Viora, you can deduct the FULL PURCHASE PRICE from your gross income. Take this opportunity to invest in your business and yourself!. You can find additional information on Section 179 here. And if you’re interested in taking advantage of these tax credits, contact Viora now!
Extra! Extra! Read All About It!
It’s easy to see why the press was so excited at Viora’s EADV press conference. The results from ReFit speak for themselves! Seeing outcomes like these after just a short 3-8 sessions is indeed thrilling stuff. ReFit is an ideal solution for addressing sagging skin after rapid, extreme weight loss. Click here if you’re interested in reading more about ReFit.
Talking About Skin
Skin care is important to our well-being and November was designated “Healthy Skin Month” by the American Academy of Dermatologists to emphasize that point. Skin has many functions and it’s important to keep it well-cared for, throughout the year. For a better understanding of how the skin works to protect you, visit Viora’s blog. Visit the AAD site for tips and suggestions on how to keep your skin healthy, whether it be November or June!