Choosing the right cosmetic or cosmetic plastic surgeon is very important, both for your safety and in order to get the desired results that you want. There are a number of factors that you need to consider when choosing a cosmetic plastic surgeon, whether it be for Breast Augmentation, Facelift or any other Cosmetic procedure, and these include:
1. The Credentials Of The Cosmetic Or Plastic Surgeon Are Critical.
One of the biggest mistakes that you can make when you choose a cosmetic or plastic surgeon is not using due diligence and verifying the credentials of the specialist that you choose. What certifications and licenses do they hold? Are they accredited by the appropriate and proper associations? How much training do they have in the field or plastic surgery or cosmetic procedures? All of these are important considerations that can help determine the outcome of your cosmetic or plastic surgery.
2. Avoid Having Plastic Surgery Goals That Are Unrealistic Or Expectations That Are Too High.
Unrealistic expectations can be a big problem in the plastic surgery field. It is important that you have realistic expectations about what cosmetic procedures and plastic surgery techniques can provide. Sydney plastic surgeon Dr. Steve Merten advises that you should ask to see plastic surgery before and after photos of other patients who have had this type of procedure performed.
3. Always Use Due Diligence And Check The Background And Reviews Of Any Cosmetic Surgeon.
If you are looking for a cosmetic surgeon or you are considering plastic surgery then you need to evaluate the background of the professional that you are evaluating. Check for any complaints or lawsuits against the plastic surgery provider and scour the online forums for any complaints A plastic surgery specialist with many unhappy patients or complaints may not be the right one for your cosmetic surgery needs.
4. Never Lie To A Plastic Surgeon Or Other Medical Care Provider.
One of the biggest mistakes and one of the most dangerous is to lie to a plastic surgeon, or any medical provider. The cosmetic surgery professional needs to have honest answers in order to evaluate whether you are a good candidate for the plastic surgery procedures that you want. If you lie about your health history or any substance use then this could have an impact on the safety of the cosmetic surgery or on the outcome that is possible.
5. Never Use A Cosmetic Surgeon That Seems Rushed Or In A Hurry During The Consultation.
When you go to a cosmetic or plastic surgeon for the initial consultation the attitude and bedside manner of the specialist is critical. Be wary of any plastic and reconstructive surgeon who seems to be rushed or in a hurry to get the consultation over with. The plastic surgeon should be willing to answer all of your questions and make you feel comfortable during the entire process. The cosmetic surgery procedure should be explained in detail. This includes the typical outcome achieved, the risks involved, the total cost for the plastic surgery, and what to expect after the procedure while you recover.
If you want to discuss any cosmetic and plastic surgery procedures please call us at Pure Aesthetics on 9252 9262, or Contact Us for an appointment to see our Sydney Plastic Surgeon Dr. Steve Merten.