Questions to Ask Your Cosmetic Surgeon

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When considering cosmetic surgery, come armed with questions for your plastic surgeon. Below are some examples of questions you should ask:


How many times has the physician performed the procedure?

 

How long has the physician performed the procedure?

 

What other procedures does he/she perform?

 

Who will assist in the procedure? Their qualifications and training?

 

Are all involved licensed in good standing?

 

What is involved in the procedure? How is it performed?

 

Will the physician use sedation? If yes, what level of sedation will the physician use?

 

Who will administer and monitor the sedation?

 

How long will the procedure last?

 

How long will the sedation effects last?

 

How long will it take to recover in the facility before discharge?

 

Where will the surgery take place?

 

What are the emergency plans?