How to Find the Right Plastic Surgeon

How to Find the Right Plastic Surgeon

When it comes to finding the right facial plastic surgeon, there are a few things you need to keep in mind. First of all, not all surgeons are created equal. You want to find someone who has extensive experience in the type of surgery you are looking for. You should also ask yourself some questions to determine if the surgeon is a good fit for you. In this blog post, we will discuss what you should look for in a facial plastic surgeon, as well as some questions that you should ask to make sure you are making the best decision for your needs!

What to Look For:

Experience

When you are looking for a facial plastic surgeon, the first thing you want to do is make sure that they have experience with the type of surgery you are interested in. You don’t want to go to a general plastic surgeon who does not specialize in facial surgery. This is important because you want someone who knows what they are doing and who has a lot of experience with the procedure you are interested in.

Board Certification

The next thing you want to look for is board certification. This means that the surgeon has been certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. This is important because it means that they have undergone a rigorous training process and have met certain standards. Not only that, but board certification ensures that your surgeon has received advanced training in the procedures that they offer.

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Good Reviews

Another thing to look for is good reviews. You can ask around for recommendations from friends or family, or you can look online for reviews. It is important to read both positive and negative reviews to get a well-rounded view of the surgeon you are considering. You should also make sure that the reviews are from actual patients and not from businesses or other surgeons.

Aesthetics

You should also review their before and after photos to determine if their aesthetic sense is similar to yours. Since beauty is subjective, certain surgeons may have an aesthetic sense that is different from yours and this can set you up to not be satisfied with your procedure. Review photos of individuals similar to you in order to evaluate the results and determine if you would be satisfied.

Comfort

Another thing to keep in mind is that you want to find a surgeon who you feel comfortable with. This is important because you will be working closely with this person during your surgery and recovery. You want to make sure that they are someone you can trust and who makes you feel comfortable.

In Conclusion

In this blog, we discussed a few things to look for when you are trying to find the right facial plastic surgeon. It is important to keep these things in mind as you research surgeons and make your decision. These are just a few of the things you need to keep in mind when you are looking for a facial plastic surgeon. If you take your time and do your research, you should be able to find someone who is a good fit for you and your needs! Thanks for reading!

Lee A. Kleiman

Dr. Lee A. Kleiman is a double board certified ENT & plastic surgeon at Anne Arundel ENT in Annapolis, Maryland known for his superior clinical outcomes in all Surgical and Non-Surgical ENT, specializing in Sinus Care, Voice and Swallowing, Rhinoplasty and Revision Rhinoplasty, and Facelifts and Non-surgical Aesthetic. He also continues to attend conferences internationally and nationally to keep abreast of the latest treatments and technology. 

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