Santa Monica plastic surgeon, Reza Nabavian, in the past few years has seen a rapid increase in the number of people considering plastic surgery specifically body contouring.
One of the main reasons why more people have now had plastic surgery is because of the economy. Although it may not seem like it, plastic surgery is a very safe and successful procedure. However, if you decide to have a tummy tuck you should consider many factors before your surgery.
In addition to selecting a tummy tuck that you want to have performed, the plastic surgeon you choose should be able to answer any questions you may have before and after your surgery. Questions about risks associated with the procedure, the recovery time, side effects to the procedure, and cost are all important to consider.
One of the most common questions from patients is whether or not they can save money by having a tummy tuck done at the same place that they currently have their cosmetic dental work done. Although both processes are usually very similar in terms of price, some procedures can run slightly higher than others. In general, plastic surgeons who perform both procedures will get a lower price for their services.
Many patients ask their doctor about the use of local anesthesia in order to ensure the procedure is done safely. The key is to always do research on the procedure you are considering and also ask questions. Ask about the “high risk” scenarios for which you might require local anesthesia and how much it would cost you to have the procedure done using local anesthesia.
You should also ask if you can find out whether or not there are any complications for which the doctor would be responsible. Although many plastic surgeons offer financial support, it is important to know that there are still no guarantees in the world of plastic surgery. This is why it is best to do your research and always ask questions when it comes to your body.
Most patients who have had plastic surgery are extremely pleased with the results. Whether or not you decide to go through with the surgery is up to you, but the decision should not be made lightly. Remember that the plastic surgeon you choose should not only be a well trained and experienced doctor, but should also be sensitive to your concerns and needs.
A Santa Monica plastic surgeon will be able to give you a detailed evaluation of your chances of having complications post surgery. During this evaluation, the plastic surgeon will tell you about possible complications and what the recovery process will be like. It is essential that you have a comprehensive understanding of your surgery before scheduling the procedure so that you can relax and know that your surgeon will do his or her best to make sure you are completely recovered in the time allowed.
When you have made the decision to have a tummy tuck, the best thing you can do is ask your plastic surgeon about the likelihood of needing further surgery. If you get a thorough pre-operative examination, your plastic surgeon will be able to determine whether or not your surgery was a success. It is best to be prepared for future surgery as you can never be too sure.
Another factor to consider when it comes to a Santa Monica plastic surgeon is what kind of post-surgery care will be required. Most plastic surgeons will provide general anesthesia and probably a short hospital stay if necessary. If you have a longer hospital stay after your procedure, a plastic surgeon may advise you to go home to recuperate and then return to the hospital for a longer stay to ensure you are completely healed.
The decision to have a tummy tuck performed by a Santa Monica plastic surgeon should be a very easy one if you make the effort to gather the facts and do your homework. Your doctor will know the pros and cons of the procedure, the surgery and will be able to help you make the best decision for your body.
Reza Nabavian MD
2001 Santa Monica Blvd #1180
Santa Monica, CA 90404