Are You Ready for Plastic Surgery?
Do you find yourself wondering if you are the right candidate for plastic surgery
? One thing to keep in mind is that the best way to make the right decision is to take a little extra time and educate yourself on the plastic surgery procedures you are considering. You need to learn as much as you can about the different plastic surgery options available and what results you can expect. You should also consider these very important questions as they can help guide you towards making the right decision.
Do You Have Reasonable Expectations?
You should never consider plastic surgery as an option if you are truly seeking perfection or if you think this type of surgery is going to dramatically alter your life. While the physical changes offered by plastic surgery
can lead to temporary euphoria, lasting happiness is more about perspective than surgery. Instead, take a good look at all the reasons why you want plastic surgery and whether or not you have unrealistic expectations, striving for improvement is a good thing, seeking perfection is not.
Is This a Good Time?
Depending on the type of plastic surgery
you are planning, there is going to be a certain amount of recovery time and expense involved. Timing is very important to the success of your surgery. If you are in the middle of a big project at work or have a lot going on in your life, this may not be the best time. Be sure you have an open schedule and that your social or work life will not be significantly affected if you are out of action for a few days or more.
Do You Know Your Plastic Surgeon?
One final thing to consider before undergoing any type of procedure is: How well qualified is the surgeon? Are they a board certified plastic surgeon? Are you comfortable after meeting the surgeon, or do you only know the sales’ staff? How many of these procedures have they done and do they have a number of satisfied patients who have left positive reviews? Do they have a portfolio of before and after photos for you to view? Only when you can answer all of these questions will you be truly ready to undergo your chosen form of plastic surgery.
If you have any questions about plastic surgery procedures, feel free to contact Maggie at the offices of Dr. Marc T. Taylor at 210-305-5797. Also, Maggie will be glad to schedule a free consultation with Dr. Taylor to discuss your surgical options.