Maryland Increases Regulation of Medical Spas

Growth of medical spa business has led to increasing regulation

A booming medical spa industry suggests that patients are wooed by the spa-like environment for body transforming surgeries, apparently assuming that health care providers would still comply with the basic surgical safety standards. Unfortunately, the medical spas of Maryland were not closely regulated until recently, and not all of the them were even set up to provide sterile surgical environment. The ramifications of this failure proved catastrophic for some Maryland residents. read more ...

Growth of medical spa business has led to increasing regulation

A booming medical spa industry suggests that patients are wooed by the spa-like environment for body transforming surgeries, apparently assuming that health care providers would still comply with the basic surgical safety standards. Unfortunately, the medical spas of Maryland were not closely regulated until recently, and not all of the them were even set up to provide sterile surgical environment. The ramifications of this failure proved catastrophic for some Maryland residents. read more ...