Category Archives: Surgical

Does Having Diabetes Affect Surgery?

Although surgery is a wonderful development in human history, nobody but the worst masochist enjoys contemplating the process itself. For diabetics, the dread of surgery tends to be even greater than it is for the average patient. But how much of this dread is well-founded? In this post, we’ll look at the main things you […]

Should I Bring Photos to My Consult

Your initial consult with a plastic surgeon is a great opportunity to ask questions and discuss your procedure. It’s also the best time to reach an understanding with your surgeon about what sort of results you would like, and what results you can expect. One of the best ways to bring your desires in line with reality […]

How Long Does A Consultation Last?

A plastic surgery consultation is one of the most important aspects of any procedure. It’s a chance for you to discuss your needs with your surgeon, to decide whether a given treatment is right for you, and to find out more about what will be involved. It’s also a great opportunity for you to make sure that […]

Reconstructive Vs. Cosmetic Surgery

Though the terms plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery are often used interchangeably, they actually have different technical meanings. “Plastic surgery” is an umbrella term, which can be divided into two smaller categories: reconstructive surgery and cosmetic surgery. In this post we’ll look at some of the differences between the two categories and help you figure […]

10 Questions to Ask at Your Cosmetic Surgery Consultation

Cosmetic surgery is never something you should rush into. Once you’ve chosen a promising-looking surgeon and establish which procedures you’re interested in, it’s important to sit down and have a comprehensive discussion with your surgeon. We recommend you ask at least the following ten questions before locking anything in: About The Surgeon 1) Are you a board-certified plastic surgeon? When […]