Plastic Surgery in Los Angeles, CA
Plastic surgery offers the opportunity to correct or reshape areas of your body with which you are not satisfied. Kian Karimi MD, FACS, and Chester Griffiths, MD, FACS, double board-certified facial plastic surgeons at Rejuva Medical Aesthetics, perform plastic surgery on men and women in Los Angeles, CA, as well as Brentwood, Beverly Hills, and the surrounding communities to improve and enhance areas of their bodies to increase their self-confidence.
What Is Plastic Surgery?
Plastic surgery is a surgical specialization that corrects or reshapes areas of the body to achieve a desired look. People seek out cosmetic surgery procedures to improve their appearance and enhance their self-esteem. Plastic surgery procedures are also performed to reconstruct areas of the body that may be misshaped congenitally or from trauma to the area.
Benefits of Plastic Surgery
People seek out plastic surgery often because they are unhappy with the shape of a specific area of their body. Additionally, plastic surgery offers the following benefits:
- Relief from any discomfort
- Reconstruct area of the body to correct or restore proper function
- Enhance physical appearance
- Restore positive self-image
- Regain better emotional and mental attitude
- Improve overall health
- Achieve a desired look
Who Is the Ideal Candidate for Plastic Surgery?
Anyone dissatisfied with their appearance or the shape of a specific area of their body is the ideal candidate for plastic surgery. Additionally, if an area of the body does not function properly, plastic surgery can correct it to allow full function.
What Do I Need to Do Before Plastic Surgery?
Prior to having plastic surgery, you are provided with detailed instructions to ensure your procedure and recovery are successful. Some of the steps taken include:
- Getting an overall health checkup and bloodwork
- Stopping any medications or supplements that thin the blood and hinder healing
- Avoiding cigarettes and other tobacco products several weeks prior to the procedure
- Planning for your recovery process
What Should I Expect on The Day of My Plastic Surgery?
Each cosmetic surgery procedure varies, so the expectations vary. Dr. Karimi and Dr. Griffiths perform the following plastic surgery procedures:
- Facial Surgery
- Face and Body Sculpting
How Long Does It Take to Perform Plastic Surgery?
The time it takes to complete a procedure varies with each patient depending the extent of the procedure. People often have multiple plastic surgery procedures, and medspa treatments performed at the same time.
What to Expect After Plastic Surgery
The healing and recovery process vary with each procedure. The extent of the procedure and how invasive it is typically determine the post-surgery recovery process. People can expect at least several days of rest before returning to work and other activities.
Will I Have Scars After Getting a Facelift?
Our experienced plastic surgeons are very skilled at minimizing any appearance of scars. They know how to diminish their appearance by placing incisions where scars can be hidden such as in natural crease or in an area covered by clothing or hair.
When Will I See the Results?
Depending on the procedure, the results of plastic surgery are typically noticeable immediately following the procedure; however, the full results may take a few weeks or months to become fully visible.
How Long Will the Results of Plastic Surgery Last?
With plastic surgery, the results last years or are permanent depending on the selected procedure. To enjoy the results, it is important to maintain a healthy diet and exercise regimen.
How Much Does Plastic Surgery Cost in Los Angeles?
The cost of plastic surgery varies depending on the procedure performed. During your consultation, we can discuss the cost as well as our payment options and financing. We can also help you determine if your health insurance provides any coverage. This typically pertains to reconstruction procedures and those where plastic surgery is done to diminish or eliminate discomfort from poor function.
Rejuva Medical Aesthetics is passionately committed to reflecting your inner beauty. Using the latest and most advanced procedures for cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, our team offers full body plastic surgery, emphasizing overall health and wellness to the residents in Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Brentwood and the surrounding communities in California. Contact us today!