Dr. Gayner is a diplomate of the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. "The American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inc.®, was established in 1986 to improve the quality of medical and surgical treatment available to the public by examining for professional expertise in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. To carry out this mission, the Board has established a mechanism for the education, qualification, training, review, and certification of surgeons specializing in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery."
Dr. Gayner is a diplomate of The American Board of Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery). "The ABOto ensures that its diplomates have met the ABOto's professional standards of training and knowledge in otolaryngology - head and neck surgery. Diplomates are required to have completed a minimum of five years of surgical residency training in otolaryngology after graduation from medical school, received approval of the training Program Director, and successfully completed a rigorous written and oral examination process administered by the ABOto."
Dr. Stratis is a diplomate of the American Board of Surgery. "The American Board of Surgery serves the public and the specialty of surgery by providing leadership in surgical education and practice, by promoting excellence through rigorous evaluation and examination, and by promoting the highest standards for professionalism, lifelong learning, and the continuous certification of surgeons in practice."
Dr. Stratis is a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. "The mission of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Inc., is to advance the science, art, and safe practice of aesthetic plastic surgery among qualified plastic surgeons through support and direction of medical education and research, sponsorship of scientific meetings and dissemination of information on current aesthetic surgical techniques; to promote and encourage the highest standards of ethical conduct and responsible patient care among aesthetic plastic surgeons; to serve the public interest by providing accurate and timely information regarding aesthetic plastic surgery and promoting patient safety; and to advance the medical profession and assure that aesthetic surgery maintains its proper place within the specialty of plastic surgery."
Smart Beauty Guide was created by The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery to better help consumers make informed decisions regarding aesthetic plastic surgery and medicine. They offer access to information that will empower visitors to make educated decisions about their beauty and connect them with qualified, board-certified plastic surgeons.
Dr. Stratis is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. "The ACS is a scientific and educational association of surgeons that was founded in 1913 to improve the quality of care for the surgical patient by setting high standards for surgical education and practice."
Dr. Gayner is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. "The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is the world's largest specialty association for facial plastic surgery. AAFPRS members not only have a precise focus in patient care but they also have had more comprehensive training in facial surgery than any other medical specialty."
Dr. Gayner is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. "The AAO-HNS is the world's largest organization representing specialists who treat the ear, nose, throat, and related structures of the head and neck. The AAO-HNS Foundation works to advance the art, science, and ethical practice of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery through education, research, and lifelong learning."
Dr. Stratis and Dr. Gayner contribute to RealSelf.com. "Since its founding in 2006, RealSelf has created the world's largest community for learning and sharing information about cosmetic surgery, dermatology, dentistry, and other elective treatments." RealSelf is an online question and answer site that provides information to help people make the right health and beauty choices. The doctors on RealSelf are personally invited and chosen based on training, board certification, and experience. RealSelf has been recognized by several medical associations for its advocacy of patient safety, ethics, and their doctor participation standards."