The American College of Aesthetic and Cosmetic Physicians along with the American Society of Aesthetic/ Cosmetic Physicians are the official organization and society in the fastest growing field of Medicine. Aesthetic and cosmetic medicine is currently a discipline within medicine that does not require formal residency training or a fellowship and can be practiced by a licensed physician of any specialty. Physicians that currently have the most access to patients seeking aesthetic/ cosmetic procedures are typically Family Practitioners and OB/GYNs. Membership to the American College of Aesthetic and Cosmetic Physicians is open to all specialties of medicine and all allied healthcare professionals. Board Certification is open to all qualifying physicians and is sponsored by the the American Board of Cosmetic and Aesthetic Medicine.