Plastic Surgery Q&A
Timing + Plastic Surgery
If I Have a C-Section, Can my Ob/gyn Repair my Umbilical Hernia (Diastasis Recti) Right then and There After Delivering Baby?
Have umbilical hernia starting under chest and continues down length of stomach. 3 ?'s: 1)During C-section, can ob-gyn repair hernia immediately... READ MORE
A plastic surgeon I consulted with told me she'd be more comfortable doing the plastic surgery in stages, say, breast lift/reduction first, then... READ MORE
My mom is getting two different surgeries that are roughly a month a part from each other. Is it safe for her to go under general anesthesia so close... READ MORE
I am thin now, but I will have to gain weight to get a brazilian butt lift, though Im not sure how much. I was wondering if it would make a difference... READ MORE
I have lost almost 50lb this year and would like to lose 30 more. Should I wait until I am at my ideal weight before I explore facial cosmetic surgery... READ MORE
I have desolvable stitches very close to my left eye. Can you please tell me, how long it will take to get desolved? Thanks in advance. READ MORE
I'm considering a revision rhinoplasty, a mid-face lifting, a face liposuction and a laser or chemical peel. What is the correct order to perform?... READ MORE
One Dr. on this site said that most of his patients were off of their pain meds in 2-3 days post op. I am one week post op and my pain is still severe... READ MORE
I want multiple treatments(nosejob,eyebrow lift,chinlipo) in 1 year. Best idea would be,everything first & fractional laser threatment at last.But... READ MORE
What is the typical time frame that you want to be in for surgery without increasing your chance of complications (with local anesthesia and iv sedation)? READ MORE
I Would Like to Have Multiple Procedures Performed. Is There a Way to Determine Which Should Go First or Perhaps Be Combined?
My concern is in whether or not combining procedures will affect my healing time or possibility of scarring or trauma during recovery, and if I get... READ MORE
If traveling out of state/country, what is the recommended time there to ensure a healthy and safe recovery in healing properly?
I have been quoted a minimum of 14 days to remain before considering to return home. Also, do you recommend that a family member is present for... READ MORE
How much should a good personal relationship with a doctor or a surgeon be before someone does a cosmetic operation?
I saw the doctor one minute. I saw an assistant one hour. But the doctor who operated me one min. Is this unusual? how much a good time and... READ MORE
I know that each practice is different and have different levels of service but on average how soon after your consultation/booking can they get you... READ MORE
I've been told I need to reschedule my surgery because Mercury is in retrograde. I researched it and every site tells me I will not have good results,... READ MORE
What time are surgeries usually performed, in the morning or afternoon? READ MORE
I've asked around and have been told we are "years" away from that. Nonetheless, I can't imagine it being more than 10 years. Considering how fast... READ MORE