Plastic Surgeon Kansas City

How to Choose a Cosmetic Surgeon

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Matt Chhatre, MDPlastic surgeon Matt Chhatre serves Kansas City and surrounding communities. The decision to undergo plastic surgery is an extremely personal one. Selecting the right surgeon can make an immeasurable impact on the outcome of your treatment. Dr. Chhatre offers a very detailed cosmetic surgery consultation so you can understand the techniques employed during surgical procedures, the outcomes you can expect, and how they relate to results you envision. Dr. Chhatre is committed to identifying the procedure that will best meet your desires and give you satisfying, longest-lasting results. To arrange a consultation with our experienced, accredited plastic surgeon, please contact our office serving the greater Kansas City area today.

What Should I Ask My Surgeon?

Several questions you should ask before undergoing cosmetic surgery include:

Why should I choose my cosmetic surgeon carefully?

If you are considering any cosmetic surgery procedure, you need to be highly selective when choosing a  cosmetic surgeon. Your surgeon should have the experience and expertise to give you the best possible results.

What type of accreditation should my cosmetic surgeon have?

Your surgeon should have current memberships in credible associations with stringent standards of ethics and excellence. Dr. Chhatre is a member of The American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS) and The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). These are two prestigious professional organizations within the plastic surgery community with strict membership criteria:

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Inc.

Can I ask to look at pictures of other patients ?

Yes, and you should. Pictures of other cosmetic surgery patients are a good way to see a surgeon's work. At Summit Plastic Surgery and Med Spa, we will show you numerous before and after pictures of the cosmetic procedure you are considering so you will know the kinds of results to expect.

What kind of experience should my cosmetic surgeon have?

If you are considering multiple procedures, look for a cosmetic surgeon with diverse expertise. If you are only considering one procedure, a variety of experience is less important.  No matter which, you should select a cosmetic surgeon with a proven track record of safety and results. Dr. Chhatre has decades of experience and, unlike other cosmetic surgeons, doesn’t rush into fads. He waits to see if a procedure is safe and effective before incorporating it into his practice. This is the kind of care you deserve.

Is there anything else I should look for?

Yes – a dedication to personal care. Your cosmetic surgeon should be interested in appearances, but in your safety, health and well being. At Summit Plastic Surgery and Med Spa, we are committed to giving you our full attention and providing you with lasting care at a reasonable price.

Learn More about Cosmetic Surgery

If you are considering cosmetic surgery, you deserve answers to all your questions so you understand the procedures, the risks, the results, and how it all relates to your desires and expectations. Please contact plastic surgeon Dr. Matt Chhatre at Summit Plastic Surgery and Med Spa serving the greater Kansas City area to schedule your initial cosmetic surgery consultation.