Aside from doing an extensive online search and asking friends and relatives about their plastic surgery experience, a plastic surgery consultation is also one of the best ways for you to come up with an informed plastic surgery decision.
If you’ve been hesitating to schedule a personal consultation with a plastic surgeon for a while now, you might be missing on the following benefits of having one today:
1. A consultation will help you clarify your cosmetic goals. During your conversation with your plastic surgeon, you’d be able to discuss what you’re specifically looking for in a procedure and finally figure out which treatment/s can enhance your appearance.
2. It will help you learn more more about the plastic surgeon’s experience, educational background, and philosophy. By and large, you need to make sure that you are comfortable with the plastic surgeon, his or her communication style, and the rest of his or her team. In addition, it is also critical for you to carefully review a plastic surgeon’s credentials and verify them.
3. It is an opportunity for you to review before and after photos. Although you may be able to check those photos online, there are some patients who do not wish to have their photos posted online but are fine with the images being reviewed inside the doctor’s office. Going through the photos inside the doctor’s office can also initiate questions during the discussion and help you gain a better understanding of your needs and preferences.
4.It will help you learn about new surgical techniques or technologies that may provide you with better results than traditional procedures or may cost you less yet be just as effective.
5. It will provide you with an opportunity to ask questions whose answers you may not find online. The more you know about your options and the procedure/s of your choice, the easier it will be for you to make the decision. Moreover, it will also help you become more prepared for the procedure which in turn can help ensure successful outcomes.
Your Personal Consultation with Dr. Lavey
During your consultation here at our Danville plastic surgery practice, Dr. Lavey will carefully discuss your treatments options in accordance to your cosmetic goals and preferences. He will work with you in creating a customized surgical plan. Call 925.820.3633 or fill out this contact form today to set up an appointment. We look forward to your visit!