Cosmetic surgery is a branch of plastic surgery responsible of improving the appearance ofthe different parts of the body, trying to get a harmonious and beautiful result. It is always routed to find symmetry, order, harmony that may lead to internal tranquility that allows each patient rediscover his own image.
Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty that deals with the correction all congenital process, acquired, or simply tumor involution, requiring repair or replacement, or affecting the form and / or function. His techniques are based on transplantation and tissue mobilization by grafts and flaps or even implants inert material. Reconstructive Plastic Surgery seeks to restore or improve function and appearance in traffic injuries and burns, in diseases and tumors of the skin and supporting tissues and congenital anomalies, mainly in the face, hands and genitals.
A cosmetic surgeon performs medical procedures to change the physical and aesthetic appearance form, depending on each patient and specific case. A cosmetic surgeon is certified with complementary studies to the branch of medical aesthetics.
Any patient can undergo surgery previously taking medical advice. Is required for our patients after a previous medical advice to practice laboratory tests of blood or cardiac factors such as weight, blood pressure and delicate medical conditions are considered, then the surgeon will determine if the surgery you’re seeking for is possible. The aim is to determine whether the patient is a candidate for the procedure or not. Finally, if you’re candidate, you will be given specific care instructions you should fallow prior and post to surgery.
First, the patient must attend a medical assessment with the surgeon to talk about the surgery you’re interested on, your medical and physical condition, the aesthetic goal you will like to achieve and how they can be met. Also we highly recommend our patients to make a list for questions prior your appointment, to clear any doubt you may have. After that, you would be required to do some blood or cardiac tests. Finally the medical staff will give you the specific care instructions you should take prior and post to your surgery.
This depends on the type of surgery but, generally the most common risks are infection or wounds that does not heal as expected.
Yes, it is possible to perform multiple surgeries at once,but is the doctor who determine whether it is feasible to practice multiple surgeries at the same time or whether best carried out separately.
It varies according to the magnitude of procedure and the medical evaluation, anesthesia could be general, local or locking.
Yes, before and after the procedure is recommended tobe have family or friends as an accompaniment.
Recovery may vary from a couple of hours up to 24 hours depending on your surgery and its evolution.
- Eat healthy (following indications surgeon) - Take the medication required by medical prescription (Dr.Diaz) - Use your girdle as indicated - Bath daily - Maintain clean surgical wounds. - Specific care depending on the procedure has been performed indicated by the surgeon and nurses.
This depends on the procedure, but usually the surgeon tries to hide the scars in areas where they are almost imperceptible. It depends also on each surgery and healing process of each patient.
Immediate: The immediate result can be seen at the end of the procedure, but often lost in the days following the natural recovery process. Days later: The body begins to swell from about the 2nd or 3rd day after the procedure. The maximum degree of inflammation can occur until the third week after the procedure and thereafter the body begins to shrink gradually, appearing first results from the 1st month. The final result may appear from the third to the sixth month.
The fat transfer decreases placed to 50% of the grafted amount. Besides keeping or projection is subject to loss or gain of the patient. If the patient loses weight is likely to lose fat volume positioned, contrary to it if the patient gains weight area may project further.
Yes, seeking a comfortable position for the trip. With surgeon permission.
For regular activities like work probably from 10-15 days depending on each surgery, evolution and physical condition of each patient. For exercise is prudent and highly recommended to wait at least one month after the procedure.
Yes, it is very important because it allows the skin to adhere to its new shape. You also need it to give some restriction of motion, reducing pain and prevent rupture of surgical threads.
Regularly we recommend from 1 to 3 months, it may vary.
Iron-rich foods, avoid spicy foods or foods that inflame you mainly by the use of the girdle.