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Category: Patient Safety

What Do I Need to Know to Choose the Right Plastic Surgeon for Me?

Posted January 25, 2021

3 Minute Read:  There are many plastic surgeons to choose from in the United States, and with the rise of medical tourism, some patients are even looking beyond the borders for plastic surgeons. This means that there are thousands of doctors and clinics to choose from. While many are professional, qualified, and reputable, it can […]

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Why Is Now a Good Time for Plastic Surgery?

Posted September 28, 2020

2 Minute Read:  Regardless of the type of plastic surgery procedure you wish to have, the process should be stress-free. It would be best to have fewer things to think about after the procedure and, at the same time, avoid strenuous activities. To achieve this, it would help if you chose a time in your […]

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Should Plastic Surgeons Operate on Family Members?

Posted December 31, 2019

Earlier this month, RealSelf released an article on a controversial practice that is common among plastic surgeons but virtually non-existent among other types of doctors: taking on family members as patients.           View this post on Instagram                   Happy Holidays from the Hochstein’s […]

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Is Your Surgery Center Safe?

Posted April 02, 2019

If you turn on any news channel or do a quick google search, you are bound to see horror stories of unsafe medical practices and dangerous surgical conditions. Just look at the mishap at the Nova Southeastern dental clinic, where surgical instruments were not sterilized properly and may have been contaminated. The incident could have […]

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Are Silicone Implants Safe? (Surgical Video Explains)

Posted June 22, 2017

There is a misconception that silicone implants aren’t safe. The truth is, silicone implants were FDA approved in 2006 after extensive studies were conducted about their safety. Dr. Hochstein provides an insider’s look during a breast augmentation surgery explaining that once an implant loses its blood supply, it changes to a dingy, yellow color. As […]

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Miami Florida Plastic Surgeon | Leonard M. Hochstein M.D.

Leonard M. Hochstein M.D.
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