Knowing that many are planning on having cosmetic procedures this year we thought we’ll mention a few important points worth remembering if you are waiting for your operation.
- 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗰𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗶𝗰/𝗵𝗼𝘀𝗽𝗶𝘁𝗮𝗹
They should strictly adhere to government guidance on infection control and avoid the spread of Covid-19. This is reflected in the cleanliness of the clinic/hospital, staff are wearing appropriate PPE, they test patients for Covid-19 prior to any elective procedures etc.
- 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗰𝗼𝗻𝘀𝘂𝗹𝘁𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻
You should always have a consultation with your surgeon so that they can discuss the procedure with you, giving you a chance to express your expectations and carrying out a clinical examination to make sure you are not in a risk group for surgery.
- Make sure that your surgeon has the right 𝗤𝘂𝗮𝗹𝗶𝗳𝗶𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀
Read our blog on “Is your Surgeon the right one for you”? Link in bio
Most importantly….don’t rush through making up your mind about having cosmetic surgery, take your time to think through your options and if you are ready for this.