Deciding to have cosmetic surgery can be a very stressful decision. In addition to all of the normal risks that go along with any surgical procedure, there’s also the fact that cosmetic surgery is designed to alter how you look, usually in very visible ways. You don’t want to trust yourself to the hands of any cosmetic surgeon, you want to find the best cosmetic surgeon in Beverly Hills.
The best way to determine if a plastic surgeon is a candidate for the title of best cosmetic surgeon in Beverly Hills, you should start by booking a consultation. The best cosmetic surgeon in Beverly Hills will be the one who takes the time to talk with you, one-on-one, about your goals for your cosmetic surgery as well as your options for obtaining those goals. He will also help to make sure that your goals are realistic for your body type, so that you are more likely to be satisfied when all is said and done.
The best cosmetic surgeon in Beverly Hills will also offer a wide range of services. This shows versatility, and an ability to evaluate a number of different ways of achieving your cosmetic surgery goals. You should also ask yourself if the services offered are just variations on a theme (such as 14 different varieties of liposuction), or are they truly different procedures that require different skill sets. Who is likely to be a better musician; the one who plays five different instruments, or the one who plays five different kinds of saxophone?
Speaking of music, the best cosmetic surgeon in Beverly Hills will also have, to a certain degree, an artistic temperament. Cosmetic surgery is equal parts medical science and aesthetic sensitivity. It’s not enough for a cosmetic surgeon to perform the procedure safely and efficiently, the end result has to look good, too.
Do you know who can legally call himself a cosmetic surgeon? Anyone with a degree in Medicine. That is why it’s important to only choose a plastic surgeon who is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons. Board certification is reserved for surgeons who specialize in cosmetic procedures, which means the board certification is your guarantee of quality.
Finally, you want to evaluate the quality of training and education your plastic surgeon has received. Someone like Dr. Perry Liu, who studied at prestigious universities including Duke, and Harvard Medical School, who has experience all over the world, and who also teaches plastic surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is a great example of what a difference a quality education can make.
In the end, there are a few factors that are important to consider. You’ll want the procedure done safely and efficiently, with a minimum of scarring and pain. You’ll want to trust your cosmetic surgeon. Above all, you’ll want the final result to be aesthetically pleasing. Book a consultation with Dr. Liu to see if he’s a good match for you.
Dr. Perry Liu is a board certified plastic surgeon. His skills embody the convergence of art and medicine that is the essence of aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. Dr. Liu is graduate of Duke University, and continued on to medical school at Emory University in Atlanta You can find Dr. Perry Liu on Google+