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AMS RRG Launches Plastic & Aesthetic Surgery Medical Liability Insurance Program

Medical Director Harry K. Moon, M.D. to Head Specialty

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, January 31, 2012 – AMS RRG, one of the nation’s largest physician risk retention groups, announced today that it will offer a new medical liability insurance coverage option specifically for plastic and aesthetic surgeons beginning in February of this year.

The new program will be led by Harry K. Moon, M.D., Specialty Medical Director for Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery. In this role, he will also serve on the Medical Executive Committee of AMS RRG. Dr. Moon has a distinguished 25-year career as a physician, researcher, and surgeon. He began his training and education in plastic surgery at Cleveland Clinic where, upon completing his residency, he joined the faculty. Dr. Moon went on to be one of the founding faculty members of Cleveland Clinic Florida, served as its first Chairman of the Department of Plastic Surgery, and later became the Chief of Staff then its Chief Executive Officer. For many years, he has ranked among the nation's most prestigious doctors by "America's Best Doctors," an independent medical database network.

Under the Preferred Aesthetic™ program, AMS RRG member physicians and practices will receive a unique combination of coverage features as well as other exclusive benefits, including:

  • specialty-specific claim and risk management reviews conducted by Dr. Moon
  • individual underwriting, including a practice evaluation by a physician and tailored policy terms to meet each group’s specific needs
  • Unparalleled communication with AMS RRG senior staff and decision makers

"We look forward to initiating the Preferred Aesthetic program and are very pleased to have Dr. Moon serve as its Specialty Medical Director,” said Richard B. Welch, President and CEO of AMS RRG. “His experience and reputation are truly exemplary. Additionally, his commitment to the highest standards of surgery and medicine are a complement to the core values of AMS RRG."
More information about the Preferred Aesthetic program is available from Dan Delfini, AMS RRG’s Vice President, Distribution & Business Development, at 1-866-461-1221 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Since 2003, Applied Medico-Legal Solutions Risk Retention Group has been providing medical liability insurance to a growing number of physicians across a broad range of specialties, and today the company is one of the nation’s largest physician risk retention groups. Central to AMS RRG’s success is the organization’s model that aligns its physician-owner interests with the company’s, its financial strength that rewards shareholders with tangible benefits, a physician-led underwriting process for more accurate risk assessments and customized insurance programs, and claims assistance and defense provided by a staff of attorney adjusters. For more information, visit

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