How to Select a Facial Plastic Surgeon

The process of choosing a facial plastic surgeon is a daunting task for most people. After all, with the plethora of cosmetic surgery options available today, it is easy to get confused on which surgeon to go with. Luckily, there are some guidelines that you can follow when choosing a good one.

First and foremost, it is imperative that you find a facial plastic surgeon who has received the required certification or license. You can do this by either asking his previous patients or looking into the board of certification of his professional association. It will help if you can actually talk to people who have gone through the procedure with the surgeon. This will give you a better idea of what kind of procedures he specializes in.

Choosing the right plastic surgeon is also important because it will allow you to enjoy a positive result from the surgery. One way to determine this is to look at his past and current patients. While a surgeon with a lot of satisfied past patients might be able to perform successful surgeries again, it would still be better if you can find one who has many satisfied patients. This will make him more credible and less likely to cheat you out of your money.

Another tip is to choose one who is willing to discuss with you the costs of the procedures. Many surgeons take advantage of this by increasing the price after you have agreed to the procedure. It is important that you do not fall for this trick. If you are sure of your medical insurance’s coverage, then you would not need to ask for an estimate of the procedure because it is already covered by them.

It is also important that you ask how many years the doctor’s qualifications are before you decide on hiring him. The more experience he has, the better and more reliable he will be, especially in case you have questions about any part of the procedure.

When it comes to how to select a facial plastic surgeon, you have to take into consideration factors such as the surgeon’s education, credentials, and experience, prices, and his ability to handle patients. If you follow these tips, you can definitely find a great doctor for your surgery.

Once you have decided on the facial plastic surgeon that you want to work with, he will be ready to start preparing your face for surgery. This will take a few hours but you have to make sure that he does the necessary work to ensure that you are completely comfortable and are completely healed after the procedure is complete. You would not want to have your face cut open and your skin ripped apart while waiting for the surgeon to finish his work.

It is important that you take your time when you learn how to select a facial plastic surgeon. So that you do not end up regretting your decision later.

Dr William Portuese
1101 Madison St #1280
Seattle, WA, 98104 USA