1. Being certified and licenced to practise by your national medical organisation in:
b. Plastic Surgery
c. General Surgery
d. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2. Completing an AACS-approved cosmetic surgery fellowship, or, being in practice a minimum of six years and having performed no fewer than 1,000 cosmetic surgery cases
3. Passing a stringent two-day oral and written examination
4. Being of good moral character
Until establishment of the World Board of Cosmetic Surgery further information may be found on the AACS website on the ABCS website.