Face and Neck Lift: How to Choose the Right Surgeon? (Photo)
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Face and neck lift: Choose the right surgeon
Choosing a surgeon
Face and neck lift
In my opinion, the best way to get to a good PS is mostly from former patients who have had similar or same procedure. If this is not your case, then my suggestion is to visit the plastic surgery directory page in which there you'll find a list of certifies plastic surgeons according to each state and country as well.
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Face and Neck Lift How to Choose the right surgeon for a man
Choosing a Plastic Surgeon for a Facelift can be a difficult and confusing process. To start with look for someone who has the background, training and experience to perform your surgery. Are they a member of the ASAPS? Do they have Hospital privileges to perform the surgery you desire?
Realself is an excellent starting point. Then check the websites of many plastic surgeons to look at their results. Some patients desire a very natural look , while others are interested in a more extreme look .An experienced plastic surgeon should have many, many before and after images. Each patient should have a photo from the front, the side and from the oblique perspective. In photos the lighting, cropping and distance from the patient should be the same. Consistency in photography can provide insight into a surgeon's attention to detail.
Consider the training, experience and expertise of a plastic surgeon as this varies significantly. Also keep in mind that an excellent plastic surgeon should also have en excellent team including performing surgery in an accredited surgical suite or hospital.
The decision about whether or not to have plastic surgery is an important one. This process deserves time and attention
Choosing a facelift surgeon
Make sure to select a surgeon who specializes in facelifts and can discuss the pros and cons with you in detail. In the end, it is critical to have a natural and balanced result--especially for a male patient.