SOURCE: Schipul - The Web Marketing Company

August 03, 2006 10:54 ET

Cincinnati-Based The Plastic Surgery Group's Web Site Gets Makeover

New Tendenci®-Powered Site Is a Valuable Information Resource for Patient Community

CINCINNATI, OH -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 3, 2006 -- The Plastic Surgery Group has done an extreme makeover of its Web site ( to make it easier for prospective patients to assess their options. The practice, which has locations in Cincinnati and Kentucky, has selected Tendenci ( to power its Web properties and maximize its efforts to connect with the patient community.

Tendenci is a Web-based software application that powers highly interactive marketing Web sites. It is developed and marketed by Houston-based Schipul - The Web Marketing Company (, a leading worldwide provider of Web marketing solutions.

"Our motto is, 'Looking your best never felt so great,' so it was important that Tendenci makes it easy for Web users to see for themselves how surgical and non-surgical procedures can transform their lives," said Stephanie Butler, patient education and marketing coordinator with The Plastic Surgery Group. "We're proud to have created one of the most comprehensive Web sites dealing with plastic surgery."

The new Web site provides The Plastic Surgery Group with unique medical practice-building capabilities, including the ability to easily post before-and-after photographs, manage prospective patient contact forms and develop and distribute electronic newsletters. It also provides the ability to manage site content and post research articles and news releases.

"We applaud The Plastic Surgery Group for recognizing that more patients are using the Web to narrow their selections prior to ever contacting a medical practice," said Ed Schipul, president and CEO of Schipul - The Web Marketing Company. "Tendenci will ensure that The Plastic Surgery Group doesn't miss valuable opportunities to help improve the lives of patients in and around the Greater Cincinnati area."

The Plastic Surgery Group is a partnership of six board-certified plastic surgeons, including Dr. Michael Columbus, Dr. Robert Hummel, Dr. Gene Ireland, Dr. Lawrence Kurtzman, Dr. Michael Leadbetter and Dr. Richard Williams. Its locations include 1 Plastic Surgery Plaza, 4850 Red Bank Expressway in Cincinnati and Chapel Place II, 340 Thomas More Parkway in Crestview Hills, Ky.

Editors Note: A high resolution image of the home page is available for download at

About Schipul - The Web Marketing Company

Schipul - The Web Marketing Company developed and builds on the Tendenci® membership management software. Schipul is based in Houston, and provides marketing services on the Internet to a variety of service industries in local, national and international markets. Schipul's clients include Clear Channel Exhibits, National Pharmacy Technician Association, The Children's Fund, Wolff Companies and DPK Public Relations. Additional information about Schipul is available at and

About The Plastic Surgery Group

The Plastic Surgery Group, with six surgeons and two locations in Cincinnati and Kentucky, offers a comprehensive approach to plastic surgery and provides the most up-to-date information on the latest plastic surgery options. The Plastic Surgery Group provides information on facial rejuvenation and facial refinement procedures as well as an extensive list of breast and body contouring procedures. The surgeons of The Plastic Surgery Group are board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and are members of The American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Additional information about The Plastic Surgery group is available at or by calling (513) 791-4440.

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