The definitive voice for Plastic Surgical Nursing.

Mission Statement
Promoting the competency and education of the Plastic Surgical Nurse.

As nursing leaders and members of the American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses, we are committed to promoting the following values:

Nurture: We believe in advancing professional development.
Unite: We believe in unity and teamwork.
Respect: We believe respect is the cornerstone of our profession.
Support: We believe in mentoring and encouragement.
Educate: We believe in lifelong learning.

The American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses (ASPSN) was incorporated as a nonprofit organization in 1975. Plastic surgical nursing is a diverse multidisciplinary field that encompasses various practice settings and educational backgrounds including pediatric reconstruction, skin care, aesthetics, burns, adult reconstruction, craniofacial, operating room, post anesthesia care, office settings, management, nurse injectors, independent practitioners, advanced practice nursing, nurse educators, physician assistants, surgical technicians, licensed practical nurses, and industry. ASPSN will help you enhance your practice by providing information on current trends, patient safety initiatives, and legislative updates. ASPSN encourages members to take full advantage of the many benefits membership has to offer.

View the History of ASPSN 2008-2016
View the History of ASPSN 1975-2007