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Category: Preparing for Surgery

Why You Should Choose a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon

Posted July 19, 2013

There are a staggering number of cosmetic surgeons in Los Angeles, but when you begin looking for a board-certified plastic surgeon, the numbers quickly diminish. The reason for this is that anyone with a medical degree, regardless of their focus, can use the title “cosmetic surgeon” and offer various plastic surgery procedures.

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How Can I Afford Plastic Surgery?

Posted June 26, 2013

You may have wanted to undergo a breast enhancement or body contouring procedure for a while now, but the inability to pay for surgery might have prevented you from doing so. Perhaps you have heard that insurance can cover at least a portion of your operation. However, in most cases insurance will not cover cosmetic […]

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Top Questions to Ask a Plastic Surgeon During a Consultation

Posted November 21, 2012

Your consultation with your plastic surgeon is extremely important.  It’s your time to get to know the doctor, determine if you feel comfortable with him/her, and ask any questions you may have regarding the procedure(s) you are interested in having performed.  Most importantly, your consultation will help you decide if you want this particular surgeon […]

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Beware of the drifter

Posted January 18, 2012

For most of us the term drifter conjures up the idea that a person has no home of their own. According to a recent industry article a drifter can also be a cosmetic surgeon with no permanent practice location.

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