Rhinoplasty, or nose surgery, is a rather common procedure in the United States. Whether there is a medical reason behind your nose surgery, or you are looking to improve your self-confidence, finding the proper nose surgeon is the first step. There are certain factors you will want to consider when you are looking for the right surgeon to perform your nose surgery.
Ask Friends for References
When it comes to looking into any type of service, it is always a good idea to ask people you know. Whether you know someone who has had a rhinoplasty performed, or another type of cosmetic surgery, asking for references is always important. In addition, most cosmetic surgeons will be able to give you references for you to call or at least see before and after pictures.
Talk To Your Primary Care Physician
This is one of the best ways to find a nose surgeon. Not only does your primary care physician work alongside surgeons on a fairly regular basis, but they also will be able to tell you if your health is up to standards in order to have surgery. Sometimes, your primary care physician is the one who suggests to have a rhinoplasty performed.
Consulting the Internet
Clearly, your search will likely begin with the Internet. Look into reviews, both good and bad, and view different surgeons’ websites. If anything does not seem reputable or there are an abundance of bad reviews, cross this surgeon off your list.
The Ultimate Test
Overall, when you go to your consultation, trust your gut. If you feel comfortable with the surgeon, trust his or her references, feel that the end result will be what you want, and the surgeon has enough experience with nose surgeries, then you likely found the best surgeon for the job. At your consultation, you will be able to get any and all questions answered.
If you are considering Rhinoplasty, please schedule a consultation with Dr. Rubach at the Center for Cosmetic and Laser Surgery. We have the experience and knowledge to give you the results you’ve always dreamed of.