Cosmetic surgery resources to the rescue when choosing a plastic surgeon.
Choosing a plastic surgeon you can trust begins with making sure your surgeon is board certified. ASPS Member Surgeons in the United States and Canada must meet rigorous standards.
The ASPS website provides a tool to find a ASPS members who are highly trained in plastic and reconstructive surgery, is your surgeon ASPS member Find out
The mission of The American Board of Plastic Surgery, Inc. is to promote safe, ethical, efficacious plastic surgery to the public by maintaining high standards for the education, examination, certification, and maintenance of certification of plastic surgeons as specialists and subspecialists.
Verify if your surgeon is certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS). Find out
Is your plastic surgeon licensed by the state medical board where he or she practices?
In this case we are going to check in Florida, Find out
Read reviews from past patients
These are some of most valid places to find reviews
- Google Reviews | Trusted, their system wont allow easy manipulation
- Yahoo Reviews | almost as good as google, not so popular.
- Yelp | If you are rating a business for the first time most likely your review will be filtered as spam, Yelp system requires to actively participate in their community in order to be a valid and trusted user. Therefore you will miss valuable information due to the filters.
- RealSelf | This place is great to educate yourself from other people's experiences, however their review platform can be easily manipulated.