Athena Clinic

Robert Peterson MD

Cosmetic Surgery Tips For Anyone Considering A Procedure

Though many find cosmetic surgery to be a direct result of vanity, it is not always true. People who have permanent scarring from accidents or injuries should consider it if they want to get their confidence back. Keep these tips handy to help you choose wisely among the many options available to you.

If you want cosmetic surgery to fix the damages of an accident, you need to talk about reconstructive surgery. If you are concerned about the stigma associated with cosmetic surgery, reconstructive surgery is often a euphemistic term used instead.

Check to see if your surgeon is qualified. When considering cosmetic surgery, you want to be sure that the surgeon you are using is competent. Check online reviews. Contact the medical board. If the surgeon is board-certified, and ask about any complaints. Checking the surgeon out now can save you a lot of grief later.

You should ask specific questions and think about certain issues when you are selecting a cosmetic surgeon. You should not select a surgeon on price alone. You will want a board-certified surgeon. You want a surgeon who takes the time to answer your questions and fears. You should trust your instinct, if your surgeon makes your uncomfortable, you should find another one.

Surprisingly enough, Botox is not actually considered a surgical procedure. Still, you want this procedure done by a doctor. It is increasingly common for people to have these procedures in salons. This may save a considerable amount of money, but it could harm your health.

It’s true that most cosmetic surgeons may not be interested in your health, but others could make suggestions that could leave you broke. You need to research and understand the physical risks, as well as the monetary risks, before having any work done. Keep these tips in mind when you decide to go under the knife.

Athena Clinic
Robert Peterson, MD
1319 Punahou Street, # 1070 Honolulu, Hawaii 96826
Phone: (808) 944-8551
http://www.athenaclinic.com/