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Plastic Surgeons in Mexico
|Posted by: Shirley on July 8th, 2011||no responses.|
Plastic surgeons in Mexico are in high demand, given their expertise in the field of plastic surgery and also because they charge you a price much lower than the one charged by plastic surgeons in the US, UK, and Canada. Be it getting a facelift in Cancun, a mommy makeover in Puerto Vallarta, or any other cosmetic surgeries in Tijuana, more and more patients are opting for plastic surgery in Mexico.
People who are dissatisfied with their appearance or those who suffer from birth defects don’t have to live with these problems any longer. Plastic surgeons can perform numerous surgeries that enhance the external appearance of the patient and restore function to certain bodily parts.
Plastic Surgery – A Brief Overview
What Sets Apart Plastic Surgeons in Mexico?
Medical Tourism in Mexico
Contacting Plastic Surgeons in Mexico
Finding a plastic surgeon in Mexico is no herculean task. However, patients should take a look at patient testimonials and visit the doctor’s clinic in person before selecting a cosmetologist. Tijuana in particular has plenty of world class hospitals that attract medical tourists and patients can look up for experienced plastic surgeons in Tijuana hospitals.
Plastic surgeons in Mexico are a dime a dozen. Patients are therefore encouraged to do a little groundwork and ask friends and family, in order to come in contact with the best cosmetic surgeons in the country.
Mexico Health facilitates affordable medical treatments at various hospitals under our network in Mexico. For more information and FREE quote, submit the estimate–request form on the right.
Plastic Surgery in Tijuana, Mexico
|Posted by: Kimberly on April 21st, 2011||2 responses.|
Plastic surgery in Tijuana, Mexico has become a booming business because lifestyles in the United States and Canada are now demanding more of it. Mushrooming of numerous healthcare centers in Mexico having state-of-the-art infrastructure, along with the availability of low cost plastic surgery in Mexico, has contributed to giving a boost to the number of international patients flocking to Mexico for cosmetic surgeries. Don’t be surprised if you come across someone traveling to Mexico to undergo liposuction or face lifts!
According to the statistics of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic surgeons (ASAPS), “since 1997, there has been over 155% increase in the total number of cosmetic procedures. Surgical procedures increased by more than 71%, and nonsurgical procedures increased by 228%.”
Demand for procedures such as breast augmentation, tummy tucks, face lifts and reconstructive surgery is growing substantially. Costs of plastic surgery in the United States are out of reach of most average citizens. Waiting lists in Canada are very long.
Plastic surgery in Tijuana, however, can be one-third lower in cost, with comparable standards. Many plastic surgeons in Mexico and specifically in Tijuana are members of both the Mexican Association of Plastic Surgery and the International Society for Plastic Surgeons. Besides, thanks to the a large number of plastic surgery enthusiasts from the neighboring US flocking to Tijuana for undergoing low cost cosmetic surgery, plastic surgeons in Tijuana have thorough experience of treating international patients.
Types of plastic surgery offered in Tijuana
Plastic surgery is usually the term for reconstructive surgery. This corrects birth defects or disfigurement due to accident or illness. Cosmetic surgery most often describes elective surgery to enhance beauty or appearance. Many people however, use either term to describe both types of surgery.
Plastic surgery in Tijuana, as well as cosmetic surgery can be easily performed on all healthy people who request it.
In 2010 the top five plastic surgery procedures most commonly requested in the U.S. were:
The top five cosmetic surgeries were:
Things to do while recovering from plastic surgery in Tijuana
One major advantage of having plastic surgery in Mexico is that one gets to bask in the beauty and sunshine of this vibrant country. Any reason for a tourist to travel to Mexico is also a reason to enjoy Tijuana. You may get a medical tourism package that includes the surgery, aftercare, hospital and hotel accommodations.
Crime in Tijuana
The U.S. Travel Alert does warn that parts of Tijuana can be dangerous. The Mexican government values tourism and tries to protect visitors at all costs. However, there is a serious, illicit drug problem in most of the northern cities of Mexico that border the United States.
Tourists are advised to remain in the tourist areas, if on foot and not to flash their wallets because pickpockets are watching. If tourists need to leave the tourist areas, they should do so in a taxi.
Many of the clinics and hospitals dealing with medical tourists provide shuttle service to and from the airport and U.S. border.
Why travel for plastic surgery in Tijuana?
Thousands of Americans are already flocking to Mexico for a wide variety of medical needs, and plastic surgery in Tijuana is among the most sought procedures. It is a beautiful place to while away post-surgery blues and indulge in the care of warm, friendly, and accommodating people.
Mexico Health facilitates affordable medical treatments at various hospitals in Mexico. For more information, submit the estimate–request form on the right.