Consulting Your Surgeon

 

Choosing a good plastic surgeon is paramount. This is the most important decision you will make. Because of this, your consultation is extremely important. This section of the website will help you to understand what to look for when you consult with a plastic surgeon, as well as questions you should ask surgeons while consulting with them.

 


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The Importance of ABPS Certification

For the best breast implant procedure and results, you want your doctor to be certified by the ABPS. Learn what it takes to become board-certified. Continue Reading

The Importance of ABPS Certification

For the best breast implant procedure and results, you want your doctor to be certified by the ABPS. Learn what it takes to become board-certified. Continue Reading

Certification of Surgical Suites

If your surgeon is a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and has an in-office surgical suite, you will need to confirm that it has been appropriately accredited. Here's information on the accrediting organization and requirements your surgeon must meet. Continue Reading

Certification of Surgical Suites

If your surgeon is a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and has an in-office surgical suite, you will need to confirm that it has been appropriately accredited. Here's information on the accrediting organization and requirements your surgeon must meet. Continue Reading

Preparing for your Consult: Tips from Dr. Teitelbaum

This article is brought to us by Dr. Teitelbaum of Santa Monica, CA. Four key steps in your breast augmentation (or revision) consultation: 1. Tell your doctor exactly how you want to look Fake or natural? Proportional to your shoulders and hips? Breasts looking dominant, or breasts looking dimin ... Continue Reading

Preparing for your Consult: Tips from Dr. Teitelbaum

This article is brought to us by Dr. Teitelbaum of Santa Monica, CA. Four key steps in your breast augmentation (or revision) consultation: 1. Tell your doctor exactly how you want to look Fake or natural? Proportional to your shoulders and hips? Breasts looking dominant, or breasts looking dimin ... Continue Reading

Do You Need a Breast Lift?

To determine whether you'll need a breast lift, you'll want to consult with a board-certified plastic surgeon. But here's information about the breast lift procedure and factors that could lead you to have you. Continue Reading

Do You Need a Breast Lift?

To determine whether you'll need a breast lift, you'll want to consult with a board-certified plastic surgeon. But here's information about the breast lift procedure and factors that could lead you to have you. Continue Reading

State Medical Boards

If you're getting breast implants, you'll want to view your plastic surgeon's complete disciplinary history. Here is a listing of all the state medical boards. Continue Reading

State Medical Boards

If you're getting breast implants, you'll want to view your plastic surgeon's complete disciplinary history. Here is a listing of all the state medical boards. Continue Reading

Things to Think About Before You Schedule Your Breast Augmentation Consultation

Why you would like to have breast augmentation? Are you doing it to save a relationship? Are you doing it because you've been depressed, and you think the surgery will bring you out of it? Are you doing it because your significant other wants you to? Depending on your answers, you could be wanting t ... Continue Reading

Things to Think About Before You Schedule Your Breast Augmentation Consultation

Why you would like to have breast augmentation? Are you doing it to save a relationship? Are you doing it because you've been depressed, and you think the surgery will bring you out of it? Are you doing it because your significant other wants you to? Depending on your answers, you could be wanting t ... Continue Reading

American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Not all members of the ASPS are members of the ASAPS. With only 2,600 members, the ASAPS is a smaller group of surgeons who are devoted to the advancement of cosmetic surgery. Continue Reading

American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Not all members of the ASPS are members of the ASAPS. With only 2,600 members, the ASAPS is a smaller group of surgeons who are devoted to the advancement of cosmetic surgery. Continue Reading

What to Look for at Your Breast Augmentation Consultation

When you go in for a breast augmentation consultation, there are several things you should look for. Here a list of things you should note--and it's not just the surgeon you should be observing. Continue Reading

What to Look for at Your Breast Augmentation Consultation

When you go in for a breast augmentation consultation, there are several things you should look for. Here a list of things you should note--and it's not just the surgeon you should be observing. Continue Reading

Breast Augmentation Consultation - Your Expectations

You have a vision as to what you want your new breasts to look like. Plastic surgeons can do wonders in changing the appearance of your breasts, but they are not miracle workers; they can only work with the canvas (your body) provided to them. Read about how you can keep your expectations realistic ... Continue Reading

Breast Augmentation Consultation - Your Expectations

You have a vision as to what you want your new breasts to look like. Plastic surgeons can do wonders in changing the appearance of your breasts, but they are not miracle workers; they can only work with the canvas (your body) provided to them. Read about how you can keep your expectations realistic ... Continue Reading

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

If you are to undergo a breast augmentation, having the surgery performed by a knowledgeable and skilled board-certified surgeon is key to its outcome. Here's what it takes to qualify for American Board of Plastic Surgery membership. Continue Reading

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

If you are to undergo a breast augmentation, having the surgery performed by a knowledgeable and skilled board-certified surgeon is key to its outcome. Here's what it takes to qualify for American Board of Plastic Surgery membership. Continue Reading

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