Category Archives: Plastic Surgery

3 Questions to Ask Your Plastic Surgeon

Albany plastic surgeon shares 3 important questions a patient should ask during their consultation.

By the time patients arrive for a consultation, they have usually spent significant time on the Internet researching the procedure they want. Some come in prepared with a series of questions based on that information, and a consultation is the ideal opportunity to get those questions answered. One of the most satisfying parts of my job as a plastic surgeon…

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The Best Online Resources for Finding a Plastic Surgeon

Chicago plastic surgeon shares the best resources for finding a plastic surgeon.

Finding a plastic surgeon in a large urban area like Chicago, where I practice, can be a daunting task. When there are so many options out there, it can be difficult to select just the right one for you. The Internet provides numerous resources that can help you in your search. Here are some of my favorites. Patient Forums Some…

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The Importance of Patient Coordinators

Learn more about what a patient coordinator does at the San Diego plastic surgery practice of Dr. Richard Chaffoo.

You’ve probably heard a lot about the importance of choosing the right surgeon, but I feel like it’s time to shed some light on the often unsung heroes of plastic surgery: patient coordinators. Their vitally important role is to act as an advocate and an ally for both patient and surgeon. And at my San Diego plastic surgery practice, they’re…

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Labiaplasty Explained

Learn more about labiaplasty from Milwaukee area plastic surgeon Dr. William Doubek.

I know that concerns about the most intimate areas of our bodies can be difficult to discuss, especially when there’s something we’re not happy about. It’s unfortunate, because talking openly about our questions and concerns is the necessary first step toward a solution. When it comes to genital rejuvenation, media coverage in recent years has helped women become more comfortable…

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Choosing a Male or Female Plastic Surgeon

San Diego breast augmentation surgeon discusses ways to choose between a male or female plastic surgeon.

When it comes to choosing a plastic surgeon, many women think that they’ll feel more comfortable taking off their clothes and talking about cosmetic improvements with a female doctor. In fact, this is one of the main reasons why women choose a female plastic surgeon for their San Diego breast augmentation or other procedure. While the desire to choose a female…

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