Your First Visit
First visit with a cosmetic surgeon is very important for every patient. It helps in achieving the best possible results and to prevent untoward effects of treatment effectively.
In the first visit, cosmetic surgeon will ask many questions to understand the need for surgery or treatment, concerns and expectations of patient. Following the discussion, cosmetic surgeon will proceed with various examinations and test to assess:
- Health status – Checking for any abnormalities or medical conditions that affect the treatment outcome
- Eligibility for cosmetic treatment
- Expect the outcome and to determine the effects of treatment
Cosmetic surgeon collects medical history, perform physical examination and also order certain diagnostic tests such as X-ray or photographs (from various angles) of the area to be treated.
Thus the first visit with cosmetic surgeon is crucial to help patients understand better the possible risk and benefits of the procedure. It helps patients to know the eligibility for procedure they are interested in and also help to make a decision in moving forward to cosmetic surgery.
First visit is also an opportunity for patients to get answers for all their questions, understand the benefits, risks & complications and also to get prepared for the surgery. Therefore make your ‘First Visit’ resourceful to have an appealing personality.