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Pandemic, Elective Surgical Care , and Informed Consent

As I write this, we are reading in the news about potential quarantines and lockdowns. In addition, there’s talk about canceling all elective surgical cases, leaving hospital operating rooms empty so beds will be available to take care of those affected by COVID-19.   Have all elective cases been canceled across the US? Well, no. […]

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Are CBD, Fish Oil, and Niacin now FDA “Felons”?

The regulatory status of CBD seems to change yearly, if not monthly. It’s enough to give the public whiplash. CBD, the non-psychoactive ingredient of marijuana or industrial hemp, supposedly treats everything under the sun now. Putting aside any claims of efficacy, what is its regulatory status?   The 2018 Farm Bill removed cannabis with extremely […]

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Happy Birthday, Eva Simmons!

Today, ByrdAdatto celebrates our Access+ Practice Assistant Eva Simmons’s birthday!!  Because Eva is not here today, we surprised her yesterday with her favorite bagels from Einstein Brothers.  Please join us in wishing Eva a very happy birthday, we are lucky to have her!  

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Robert Fisher and Bala Mohan to Present via Webinar on How to Properly Implement MedSpa Patient Rewards Programs

On Wednesday, January 22, 2020, Robert Fisher and Bala Mohan will present on the do’s and don’ts of patient rewards programs for the American Med Spa Association (“AmSpa”). The one hour webinar will discuss types of reward programs, pitfalls to avoid, and examples of reward program structures that will keep patients happy and practices compliant. […]

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The Man Who Told Yelp to Buzz Off. He Succeeded Beyond His Wildest Imagination.

Heard of Botto Bistro? It’s a pizzeria in the Bay Area. Chef Davide Cerrentini, who emigrated to the US in the 90s, opened the restaurant’s doors in 2009. Cerrentini is famous for asking happy diners to give him a one star Yelp review. That’s right. One star. Botto Bistro accrued thousands of such reviews and was at one time ranked as the worst rated restaurant on […]

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MedSpa Slammed with Class Action Lawsuit for Violating TCPA

  Medspa Slammed with Class Action Lawsuit for Violating TCPA. Ever heard of TCPA? Most people haven’t. It stands for Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991, and it’s the second most frequent federal lawsuit after employment law claims. Now, a MedSpa is on the receiving end. Simply put, it’s a cash cow for plaintiff’s attorneys. […]

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