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Virginia Frequently Asked Aesthetic Legal Questions
The Virginia medical spa legal summary breaks down the laws governing non-invasive medical aesthetics in the state.
Medical spas were developed to offer certain>>Read More
If I’m not a doctor, can I employ a “medical director” to provide medical services for my medical spa?
Virginia Law allows for>>Read More
Can a nurse, physician assistant or nurse practitioner take a commission for administering laser treatments or injectables like Botox?
Under Virginia law a nurse, PA, or NP may>>Read More
Virginia's sales tax generally applies to >>Read More
Virginia law does not>>Read More
Under Virginia law>>Read More
Botox is a>>Read More
If the physician delegates to a PA>>Read More
In Virginia, a registered nurse (RN)>>Read More
Whether examination by a physician is required would depend on the >>Read More
A medical spa is considered to be a>>Read More
Although Virginia has yet to >>Read More
Medical spas are>>Read More
HIPAA allows covered health care providers to>>Read More
If a patient posted a message or a review on a medical spa’s social media page, can and how should the medical spa respond?
When communicating on social media, a medical spa should >>Read More
While food, drugs, and medical devices are>>Read More
The term "medical director">>Read More
Who can legally perform the following treatments: microneedling; lasers/light-emitting devices; dermaplaning; Coolsculpting; permanent makeup?
Because Virginia's practice of medicine definition is>>Read More
Disclaimer: The information and answers contained in these frequently asked questions provide a general guide to certain laws that apply to "medical spas" in this particular state. The information on this site is for general reference only and accuracy cannot be guaranteed, as medical spa legalities and regulations change very frequently. This information is not intended to provide legal advice, and it should not be relied upon as legal advice. This information is not intended to create, and receipt of it does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers: You should not act upon this information without seeking knowledgeable legal counsel that takes the laws of your jurisdiction into account. All uses of the content of this site, other than personal uses, are prohibited.
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