Compilation of Rules and Regulations of the State of Georgia
Department 360 - RULES OF GEORGIA COMPOSITE MEDICAL BOARD.
Chapter 360-35 - LASERS
Rule 360-35-.06 - Consulting Physician

Universal Citation: GA Rules and Regs r 360-35-.06

RULE 360-35-.06. Consulting Physician

(1) In order to qualify as a consulting physician, the physician:

(a) Must be currently licensed to practice medicine in Georgia;

(b) Must have a principal place of business in Georgia or practice outside of Georgia but within 50 miles from a facility with whom the physician will provide supervision;

(c) Must be trained in laser modalities which should include the physics, safety, and surgical techniques involved in the use of lasers and should include the indications for such surgical procedures, the pre- and post-operative care involved in treatment, as well as the treatment of complications associated with laser devices; and

(d) Must be available for emergency consultations.

(2) The consulting physician shall establish proper protocols for the cosmetic laser services provided at a facility and shall file such protocols with the Board.

O.C.G.A. ยงยง43-34-5, 43-34-242, 43-34-248.

(Original Rule entitled "Consulting Physician" adopted. F. Sep. 14, 2015; eff. Oct. 4, 2015. Repealed: New Rule of same title adopted. F. Dec. 20, 2015; eff. Jan. 9, 2016.)
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