The National Capital Society of Plastic Surgeons was founded in 1998 as a non-profit organization. The goal of the society was to bring together the board certified plastic surgeons within the Northern Virginia, Maryland and Washington, DC area. These plastic surgeons meet on a regular basis to discuss plastic surgery techniques, plastic surgery approaches and plastic surgery philosophies. The goal of the society is to improve plastic surgery outcomes. The organization is very successful and well respected in the Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC region. The National Capital Society of Plastic Surgeons is also recognized by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Inc.