Choosing A Primary Surgeon
If you are considering rhinoplasty, you are likely in search of the most qualified and experienced surgeon to perform your nose job in Beverly Hills. A few things to consider are references, experience, education, professional affiliations, board certifications, and participation in ongoing education.
First and foremost, the best rhinoplasty surgeon is the one with whom you are most comfortable. That is because rhinoplasty, like any surgery, is a commitment and you must have trust and open communication with your surgeon. You should be able to ask questions and express concerns to your doctor. Your surgeon will explain the procedure and listen to your desires when planning your surgery. Cosmetic surgery, unlike other types of surgery, requires artistry as well as skill. Your rhinoplasty surgeon must be technically proficient and have an artistic eye in order create a nose that is both functional and aesthetically pleasing.
In addition to being comfortable with your surgeon, you should be confident in his or her abilities. Part of being the best rhinoplasty surgeon is being skilled and capable. A reputable surgeon will have examples of his or her previous work and references. Before and after photos as well as patient testimonials provide valuable insight into the doctor’s expertise.
Dr. Nassif is Trusted with Noses Worldwide ™. He specializes in rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty, and ethnic rhinoplasty. As a specialist in aging face endoscopic surgery, Dr. Nassif skillfully conceals incisions by performing minimally invasive procedures that reduce the evidence of scars. A procedure that he developed, “The Anti-Gravity Facelift,” leaves no visible scars and has been noted for achieving natural-looking results in the shortest recovery time.
One of the hallmarks of the best rhinoplasty and ethnic rhinoplasty surgeons is affiliations with top hospitals and medical schools. Ongoing teaching and education mean the surgeon is up to date on current techniques. Being published in peer-reviewed journals and being active in professional organizations all indicate that a surgeon is abreast of current trends in cosmetic surgery. Surgeons should also be board-certified. Being a member or diplomate of such organizations as the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and California Society of Facial Plastic Surgery, indicate that a surgeon has met certain criteria.
Affiliated with top hospitals and medical schools in Southern California, Dr. Nassif has authored numerous peer-review articles on facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and has been called upon to give medical conference presentations and lectures about the latest surgical techniques to some of the best rhinoplasty surgeons in the country. He teaches residents and colleagues at the University of Southern California and the University of California, Los Angeles – schools of medicine. Dr. Nassif is a diplomate of the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, fellow of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, member of the California Society of Facial Plastic Surgery, fellowship trained at the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Assistant Clinical Professor of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Southern California School of Medicine, Assistant Clinical Professor of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the UCLA School of Medicine, and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Nassif has shared his expertise with NBC Nightly News, BBC, Inside Edition, CBS Healthbeat, Entertainment Tonight, NBC’s Today Show and EXTRA. Tom Brokaw, Peter Jennings and other members of the media have asked Dr. Nassif to demonstrate and talk about advancements in facial rejuvenation, rhinoplasty, computer morphing and Botox. Good Morning America and Entertainment Tonight have featured Dr. Nassif and his “Anti-Gravity Facelift” as well as his revision rhinoplasty work. He also has been interviewed by People Magazine, USA Today, The Los Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal and the Associated Press.
Comparing the credentials, references, and work of different doctors will help you find the best rhinoplasty surgeon to perform your nose job.