With cosmetic surgery becoming much more affordable for the everyday man, the risk for plastic surgery becomes more likely. Unfortunately, because of the nature of plastic surgery, the error can greatly affect how a person looks and how they feel about themselves.
There are several main causes for plastic surgery error, including:
As surgery technologies change, surgeons have to constantly change their techniques and technologies. However, this can be extremely expensive as these doctors have to pay for classes to learn the new techniques and must buy the new equipment. Unfortunately, many surgeons let this slide and they do not update as often as they should. This can be the cause of many mistakes.
Often surgeons will just listen to the patient in what they want done and the doctor will not look for any other or more applicable problems that might be present. This can result in poor judgment on the part of the physician.
To reduce your risk for cosmetic surgery error you need to ask questions of your plastic surgeon. For example, how many procedures have the performed? What is their track record? Have they ever been charged in a malpractice suit? Get educated before you go under the knife.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a cosmetic surgery error or medical malpractice case, contact the Rhinelander medical malpractice lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® today by calling 800-242-2874.