Face Lift

Facial Rejuvenation Procedure Consultation Questions

Bringing a list of questions with you to your consultation or preoperative visit with prospective facial surgeons can help ensure you get all the answers you need about your facial rejuvenation procedure.

We make it simple. Print this document before each appointment, bring it with you to the appointment and take copious notes. It is also helpful to bring a friend or family member with you to these visits because two sets of ears are better than one.

The Basics

Surgeon: _____________________ Date: _________ Time: _____ am/pm

Phone: _______________ Address: ______________________________

Website: __________________________

Certified by American Board of Plastic Surgery: Y/N

Certified by American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery: Y/N

Patient referral list available: Y/N

Has before & after photos: Y/N

About the Surgeon

How long have you been in practice?

How many [insert procedure here] have you performed?

Is your surgery center accredited?

Do you have hospital privileges?
If so, where?

About the Procedure(s)

Am I an appropriate candidate for [insert procedure name]?

Will I receive a detailed preoperative instruction package?

What are the risks of this particular procedure?

What type of recovery can I expect?

How long do you recommend I take off from work or school to heal properly?

What type of anesthesia do you suggest for the procedure?

Who will be administering the anesthesia?

Is it possible to speak with this person beforehand?

If I have an emergency the night after surgery, what should I do?

If I need anything after hours, how will I be able to get in touch with you or your staff?

About the Procedure Cost

How much will the procedure cost?

Are financing options available?

Does insurance ever cover the cost of this procedure?

Are there any hidden costs that I should know about such as lab work, postoperative check-ups, additional medications, compression garments or surgical attire?

What is your revision surgery policy?

When you're done with your list of questions, it's also a good idea to ask your prospective surgeon if he or she feels that there any topics or concerns that you may have left out.

  • Halaas 58x57

    Yael Halaas, MD, FACS

    60 East 56th Street
    3rd Floor
    New York, NY 10022
    (332) 239-6439

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    Cosmetic Surgery Associates of New York

    465 Columbus Avenue
    Valhalla, NY 10595
    (914) 421-0113

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    Min S. Ahn MD

    The Aesthetic Wellness Center
    2 Connector Road, #2C
    Westborough, MA 01581