Frequently Asked
Questions

What is
Plastic Surgery?

Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty involving the restoration, reconstruction, or alteration of abnormalities in the human body.

How to verify
if my Plastic Surgeon is Certified?

In Mexico there is an association where you can verify if your medic is a Qualified Plastic Surgeon Certified by the Mexican Council of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery. (Consejo Mexicano de Cirugía Plástica y Estética Reconstructiva.)

Is it necessary to do any lab tests before my surgery?

It's easy to assume that preoperative lab tests might be irrelevant if you don't have any illness, but these tests are important. it's necessary for every patient undergoing a surgical procedure to get blood tests beforehand. Additionally, on patients over 40, X-ray's, an EKG, and a preoperative evaluation is necessary.

Will I be operated at a clinic?

The majority of plastic surgery procedures require a short stay or can even be performed with local anesthesia, however it is convenient to have your procedure in a place that provides all the surgical, and medical equipment necessary for the safety of both the patient and the surgical team.

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