Archive for November, 2010

About Richard D’Amico

November 29, 2010


Cosmetic surgeon Dr. Richard D’Amico provides patients with top quality care at his Englewood, New Jersey, medical facility. Media outlets, including television stations such as CNN, Fox News, NBC, and periodicals like the New York Times, Newsweek, and People Magazine regularly seek Dr. Richard D’Amico’s insights on recent developments in the world of plastic surgery. Peers also praise Richard D’Amico for his contributions and work in the medical field. Dr. Richard D’Amico holds membership in many professional groups, which comprise an important part of his career. The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, the Lipoplasty Society of North America, the New York Regional Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, and the American Medical Association all count Dr. Richard D’Amico among their members. Another group, the American College of Surgeons, granted a fellowship to Dr. Richard D’Amico. Many of these organizations have appointed Dr. Richard D’Amico to significant positions. In 2008, the ASPS elected Dr. Richard D’Amico as its President, and he still serves on its Executive Committee and Board of Directors. The New Jersey Society of Plastic Surgeons also picked Richard D’Amico to serve as President in the past. Dr. Richard D’Amico additionally sits on the Board of Directors for the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities, the Innovative Technology Committee for the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and the Medical Expert Advisory Panel for the New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners. Additionally, Dr. Richard D’Amico co-chaired the ASPS’ Breast Implant Task Force, participated in its Committee to Set Standards of Care for procedures such as liposuction and blepharoplasty, and functioned as Vice Chairman of its Government Relations Committee. The ASPS also chose Dr. Richard D’Amico as its legislative representative from New Jersey for the Federal Action Support Team, its representative to the National Council for International Health (now Global Health Council), and its liaison to the Food and Drug Administration. The work done by Dr. Richard D’Amico for children in developing countries earned him a place on the Board of the Reconstructive Surgeons Volunteer Program, which coordinates international volunteer plastic surgery for children in need due to accidents, birth defects, or disease. Engagement with professional organization supplements Dr. Richard D’Amico’s medical practice at Richard A. D’Amico, MD, FACS. Additionally, Dr. Richard D’Amico performs as Chief of Plastic Surgery with Englewood Hospital and Medical Center and teaches as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.