1. Do Your Homework

Research the procedure, the benefits and the risks.

  1. Have Realistic Expectations

Ask your plastic surgeon about the benefits and risks of your surgery; discuss your expectations and understand side effects and recovery time.

  1. Be Informed

Talk to patients who have had your procedure so you know what to expect.

  1. Ask Tough Questions

Consult with your plastic surgeon and discuss your full medical history to determine the most appropriate treatment.

  1. Choose an ASPS Member Surgeon

Why? ASPS Member Surgeons are qualified, trained and properly certified. They adhere to a strict code of ethics, receive continuous education and operate only in accredited facilities. An ASPS Member Surgeon is your partner in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery.