Choosing a Nose Surgeon
According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, rhinoplasty (nose surgery) is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures among both men and women. Whether you are correcting your nose for aesthetic reasons or to solve problems breathing, the rhinoplasty procedure can dramatically change the way you see yourself in the mirror.
When deciding who you want to perform your rhinoplasty, there are several things to keep in mind. Choosing a plastic surgeon is important and something that will take a bit of time. When researching a plastic surgeon to perform your nose surgery, consider their:
- Past performance
By choosing a plastic surgeon who has the experience and training necessary, you increase your chances for a successful outcome. Our doctors are plastic surgeons with years of experience in performing rhinoplasty. Our doctors will show you a before and after book during your consultation so that you can see their past work. You will also be given the names of patients who have also undergone nose surgery to speak with about the doctors’ work.
Your Nose Surgery Consultation
During your consultation, you should feel free to ask as many questions as you need to so that you feel comfortable you have made the right choice with your plastic surgeon. You must also be honest with your plastic surgeon about any medical issues you have that could complicate your rhinoplasty.
In your consultation you will be able to see photos of past patients who have undergone the rhinoplasty procedure to get an idea of the work. You will also be educated about what exactly will go on during the surgery and why these steps are necessary.
If you have chosen the right plastic surgeon for your nose surgery, you should leave the consultation knowing you are in good hands.
If you are interested in rhinoplasty, please contact the Florida Plastic Surgery Group to schedule a consultation.