Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons would recommend that you ask your surgeon the following questions during your consultation.
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Do you have a consent form outlining the procedure for me?
How do I know if my procedure is considered invasive?
Will there be any discomfort following the procedure?
How do I manage any discomfort from the procedure?
Will I need time off work?
Are there other post-operative side effects?
Will there be any visible scarring following the procedure?
How can I minimise any scarring?
What do my fees cover?
What aftercare will be provided?
Will aftercare be provided in the costs?
Do I have any options other than surgery?
What are the costs for my procedure?