Plastic Surgery West Palm Beach FL
Cosmetic surgery can not be taken lightly so Dr. Ress always conducts a detailed talk with the patient before agreeing to perform any procedure, regardless of how minute. If you are considering having a cosmetic procedure performed, it is very essential that you investigate that procedure as carefully as possible before making the final decision to having it performed. Bear in mind that once the surgery is performed very few surgeries can be reversed. Making the decision to have certain cosmetic surgeries must not be done after something negative has occurred in your life. Deciding to alter your look with breast augmentation, liposuction, or other cosmetic procedures after a job loss might not be the right time; you may ultimately regret the decision. Consult with a doctor at [liv] Plastic Surgery; they serve the cities of West Palm Beach FL. Do full research; be sure you are absolutely clear about what to expect, both before and after surgery
The team at [liv] Plastic Surgery would like you to have a reasonable expectation about the procedure; if they can help you achieve your aesthetic goals. It is vital to remember that cosmetic surgery will enhance your appearance, not perfect it. You will also want to read about the risks, and decide if the advantaegs make those dangers worthwhile. Recovery times should also be considered and you must therefore change your lifestyle after surgery as needs be. And finally, no one considering cosmetic surgery should make their choice based on the lowest price; that can not be your top priority. The price range of most cosmetic procedures in West Palm Beach FL really doesn’t vary too much; if you have found a surgeon that offers a procedure you want for way below market price, be very wary. If the cost of a cosmetic procedure will cause possible financial hardships, it is best to postpone it or consider the surgeons at [liv] Plastic Surgery in South Palm Beach FL that has the ability to finance the procedure over time.
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Common Medical Terms for Cosmetic Procedures
People are often confused when they hear their doctor speak. What they don’t realize is that sometimes it is easy for doctors to forget that the glossary of medical terminology burned into their brains during medical school is not also available to their patients. This can leave you quite confused when your plastic surgeon whips out terms like abdominoplasty, rhinoplasty, and more. Luckily for you, just about every medical term has a common counterpart. Here are a few of the most often used medical terms and the common terms that correlate.
When it comes to breast surgery, the most commonly known term is a boob job. Within this boob job category, however, there are actually four types of surgeries. A breast augmentation is when the breasts are enlarged. The medical term for this is augmentation mammoplasty. A breast reduction takes place when you have large breasts you wish to make smaller. The medical term for breast reduction is reduction mammoplasty. Sometimes, all the patient desires is a lift to their breasts. This is commonly referred to as a breast lift, but the medical term is a mastopexy. A fat transfer breast augmentation is when fat from other areas of the body is inserted into the breasts, making them larger. The medical term for this surgery is fat grafting and breast augmentation. Male breast reduction surgery is referred to in the medical world as gynecomastia surgery.
Liposuction is the common term for a surgery where fat is removed from certain areas using a cannula. The medical term for this procedure is lipoplasty. Nonsurgical fat reduction is referred to in the medical world as minimally invasive procedures for fat reduction. A mommy makeover Is the common term for any number of surgeries a mother chooses to regain her pre-baby body.
There are many types of body lifts. An arm lift is also known as a brachioplasty. A tummy tuck is known in the medical world as an abdominoplasty. The medical term for buttock augmentation, or a butt-lift, is gluteal augmentation. A gluteal augmentation using fat grafts from another area of the body is commonly referred to as a Brazilian Butt Lift. Facelift surgery is also referred to as rhytidectomy in medicine while a neck lift is called a lower rhytidectomy. Chin surgery is called mentoplasty. Eyelid surgery is called blepharoplasty. This surgery can solve a vision problem caused by drooping eyelids, as well as freshen the face. The medical term for nose job is rhinoplasty. This is a surgery to reshape the nose, making it more aesthetically pleasing, easier to breathe, and easier to sleep. The medical term for labia surgery is labiaplasty. This surgery shapes the labia to your liking. The medical term for spider vein treatment is schlerotherapy.
From now on, when navigating conversations with your plastic surgeon, you will be up to date on the medical terminology. It can be helpful to know these medical terms so that you and your doctor are on the same page. Actually understand what your surgeon is saying during consultations will help you choose the right surgeries for your body and your goals.