Houston, Texas (PressExposure) February 03, 2012 -- There are reliable plastic surgery centers that perform reconstructive plastic surgery in Texas. The plastic surgeons here carry out procedures such as mandibular distraction, DIEP flap breast reconstruction, other reconstructive breast surgery, treatment of brachial plexus injury, orthognathic surgery, treatment of OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), ear reconstruction, craniosynostosis treatment, and NAM (Nasal Alveolar Molding) for cleft lip and palate. However, be wise in your choice of plastic surgeon.
Reconstructive Surgery to Improve Function and Appearance
With the wide range of reconstructive procedures available today, it is possible to:
Reposition the jaw
Restore a breast to its normal size and shape after a mastectomy
Correct cleft lip and cleft palate
Improve function after brachial plexus injury
Treat microtia by restoring the natural shape of the ear and also restoring hearing when possible
Choose Your Plastic Surgeon Wisely
Access to the phone numbers and office locations of surgeons is now only just a click away. This information is available in plastic surgeon directories. It is even possible to schedule consultations online. When you search for a particular plastic surgery practice located in a particular area in Texas, you can get travel directions to go to that center. You can also run an online search on your favorite search engines - Google, Yahoo, and Bing. Keep the following points in mind to make the right choice:
Ask your neighbors, friends and colleagues for their expert opinion.
Check out the reviews and testimonials posted for individual plastic surgeons online. You can even get a recommendation from your family physician.
The physicians you shortlist should have performed the procedure you want many times and with good results.
Gather information about the reputation of the physician. For this purpose, you can enquire with patients who have been under the care of that particular physician for reconstructive plastic surgery. You can also get information about the physician from people who stay or work close to his office or home.
You should feel comfortable talking to the physician and should be able to freely discuss your aesthetic goals, worries and concerns with him.
A look at before and after photos will tell you whether the physician is able to achieve successful outcomes with his patients.
Make the Most Out of Your Initial Consultation
You may have to make initial consultations with several physicians before you are able to decide on which one to approach for reconstructive plastic surgery in Texas. At these initial consultations, you can ask detailed questions about the procedure and its benefits and possible risks, and also about the care to be taken prior to and following the surgery.
HPCS - plastic surgery center in Houston, Texas providing the latest cosmetic and reconstructive surgery procedures. Dr. Sean Boutros and Dr. Jason Hall, together with their highly supportive staff work to give you a pleasant surgical experience and excellent aesthetic results.