Find The Best Plastic Surgeon
This can help them determine their choice of surgeon. Patients understandably want to work with a plastic surgeon with the right credentials and experience, and preferably an ABPS board certified surgeon.
Forming a Bond
At the same time, the patient will also want to work with a surgeon whose fees are suitable to their budget as well as understand the surgeon’s bedside manner.
Do they want a surgeon who is approachable or one that has a more clinical and business-like manner? Would they the patient feel more comfortable with a cosmetic surgeon who offers guidance on the most suitable procedure or one who will take their lead and do exactly as asked?
It is important to assess these factors before consulting a surgeon to avoid being overly influenced by that surgeon’s personal style.
The patient should evaluate how they would want their potential surgeon to answer the following questions. This will allow them to determine which surgeon is most suited to their particular needs.
Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Daniel Lin provides various aesthetic procedures to patients in West Covina, Inland Empire, San Gabriel Valley, Chino, Rowland Heights, Baldwin Park, Whittier, Brea, Arcadia, Pasadena, Diamond Bar and surrounding areas in California.
Choosing the Right Surgeon: Questions to Ask
- What are your qualifications, professional certifications, and experience?
- What number of experience do you have in the area of cosmetic surgery?
- Can I see examples of your previous work?
- What procedure do you recommend to achieve my aesthetic goals?
- Is a specific procedure suitable for me? If not, what alternatives are advisable for me?
- If I am unhappy with the final results of my procedure, what options do I have?
Do Your Research
The patient will need to devote time to undergoing surgery as well as healing from it. Apart from the time spent in the surgical and recovery process, the patient should also spend enough time doing their research on the procedure and the surgeon’s background in advance.
The patient should be upfront and meticulous as undergoing a surgical procedure is a significant decision. They should try to get the most from their consultation with the surgeon to make sure that their decision is indeed the correct one.
Most plastic and cosmetic surgery procedures can be customized according to the needs of the patient. An experienced plastic surgeon will carefully evaluate the unique anatomical and aesthetic goals of the patient to develop an individualized surgical plan.
They will try to create aesthetically appealing results in a holistic and integrative manner. A skilled surgeon will use common incisions wherever possible during the surgery.
Their goal is to minimize the size and number of incisions, make incisions in discreet locations to minimize any scarring, and reduce the downtime, risks, and complications for the patient. At times, the surgeon may recommend a non-surgical cosmetic procedure to the patient to reduce the level of invasiveness.
About Dr. Lin
Highly skilled and talented surgeon, Dr. Daniel H. Lin, specializes in facial and body plastic surgery. Apart from being a board certified plastic surgeon, he is Diplomate of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery.
Dr. Lin has been a pioneer in developing advanced techniques that extend the boundaries of what plastic surgery can achieve. Dr. Lin has patients from all walks of life who seek him out for his artistic sensibilities and technical advances in performing cosmetic procedures.
Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Daniel Lin provides aesthetic and reconstructive procedures to patients in West Covina, Inland Empire, San Gabriel Valley, Chino, Rowland Heights, Baldwin Park, Whittier, Brea, Arcadia, Pasadena, Diamond Bar and surrounding areas in California.
Click here to learn more about all the plastic surgery procedures and treatments cosmetic plastic surgeon Dr. Daniel Lin performs for patients in and around Pasadena, Chino, Rowland Heights, Baldwin Park, Whittier, Brea, Arcadia, West Covina, Inland Empire, and San Gabriel Valley. Call today to schedule a consultation 626.810.6165 or click here.