A detailed consultation is an initial step in the neck liposuction cosmetic surgery process. At the time of the consultation, the surgeon will discuss various facets of the procedure including the associated risks as well as pre and post-surgical experiences and guidelines.
They will also provide the patient with details on the anesthesia to be used, surgical venue, and the approximate procedure costs.
The surgeon’s primary goal will be to offer the patient in-depth information on the procedure, establish their candidacy, and assist them in making a judicious, crucial, and pragmatic choice. A detailed consultation will form the basis for a safe and effective neck lipo surgery.
Modern Body Contouring & Laser Center, led by successful board certified plastic surgeons Dr. Burton M. Sundin and Dr. Reps B. Sundin, provides neck liposuction to patients in Northern Virginia, Washington DC, Vienna, McLean, Loudoun, Ashburn, Tysons Corner, Reston, Arlington, Chevy Chase, Richmond, Fredericksburg, and surrounding locations across the horizon.
Preparation for the Consultation
The patient should prepare adequately beforehand for the neck liposuction consultation and arrange for the following:
- Enlist all questions that they may want to ask the neck surgeon during the consultation. Take a print-out of this list and carry it along to the initial consultation.
- Create a detailed list of meds along with the dosage taken. The patient should also include any vitamins, herbal supplements, or drugs that they may be taking on this list as well and show it to the surgeon during the appointment.
- Record any allergic response to medications or anesthesia that the patient may have experienced previously.
- Create a list of any past surgeries or major conditions that the patient has experienced with the relevant dates.
- Source images from magazines or other publications that indicate the patient’s preferred appearance after the neck lipo plastic surgery procedure.
Safety and Health Factors
The plastic surgeon will review the health and surgical records of the patient and assess their present health condition during the consultation. On their part, the patient should be forthright about their lifestyle habits, specifically regarding smoking behaviors.
In case the patient smokes, they will need to quit for a specified duration. The patient should also openly share information on the prescription, OTC, or recreational drugs that they may be taking.
Goals and Expectations
The plastic surgeon will interact closely with the patient to understand their precise aesthetic needs and goals. They will take these aspects into account while developing a customized surgical plan to address the patient’s unique needs.
The patient will be shown neck lip before and after images to help them develop reasonable expectations. In addition, the patient can bring photos from magazines or websites as reference images to show the neck surgeon.
List of Questions
The patient should enlist all the questions that they want the surgeon to address during the consultation. Such a list will ensure that the patient receives all pertinent information without missing out on anything important. The surgeon will offer detailed answers to the questions to enable the patient to make an informed choice.
Testimonials and Images
The patient may ask the surgeon for testimonials of previous neck lipo patients to learn more from their experiences. They can also request for neck liposuction before and after pictures or a video of the surgery. On top of this, patients can speak with staff members and tour the office to gain familiarity with the practice.
Dedicated cosmetic surgeons at MBody receive patients from Northern Virginia, Washington DC, Vienna, McLean, Loudoun, Ashburn, Tysons Corner, Reston, Arlington, Chevy Chase, Richmond, Fredericksburg, and other towns and neighborhoods in this part the country for neck liposuction.
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