Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Lack Of Training in Cosmetic Surgery is Dangerous

According to USA Today lack of training can be deadly in cosmetic surgery. Plastic surgery is elective sugery and paid out of pocket. in cash since it is not covered by transaction. Some Doctors see it as a lucrative business. The problem is that they are not board certified in plastic surgery. State laws governing office surgeries are lax. The type of training doctors receive for cosmetic procedures is not always enough.

If the price seems too good for liposection or another cosemetic procedure then do some further research. The most important thing is to ask questions. Is the physician board certified in plastic surgery? Check to see if there is any disciplinary action for the Doctor. Verify if the surgery facility is accredited. Seek references from other patients. Be proactive to make sure you receive the best care.

Botched up plastic surgery can lead to disfiguration or even death. If you were disfigured or a loved one died due to negligence then you should speak to a NYC medical malpractice attorney. Sphere: Related Content