This depends on the type of procedure as well as the needs of the patient. Our clinic provides treatment for all ages.
A good candidate would be one who knows the procedure, recognizes his own limitations and as such has realistic expectations about the procedure. It is essential that the patient only agrees to procedures that he/she feels will lead to an improvement in their appearance. Along with this the patient must also take the appropriate post-operative […]
My suggestion would be to choose a clinic that has all the relevant facilities required to perform procedures of this kind, i.e. a laboratory, image and analysis equipment, pre and post-operative care along with the relevant facilities to deal with any unexpected complications. Above all the clinic should have a built in care program that […]
On this website you will find a list of surgical and non-surgical procedures that we offer. We perform on both men and women but in all cases it is the individual who directs us to whatever part of their body they are uncomfortable with.
The Dominican Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Inc. (SODOCIPRE), is the Institution that groups the Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgeons of the Dominican Republic. We are currently members of the Dominican Medical College (CMD), Ibero-Latin American Federation of Plastic Surgery (FILACP) and the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS).
Use this checklist as a guide during your breast augmentation consultation: 1. Are you certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery? 2.Were you trained specifically in the field of plastic surgery? 3.How many years of plastic surgery training have you had? 4.Do you have hospital privileges to perform this procedure? If so, at which hospitals? […]
You have many questions about the types of implants… here several recommended by Dr. Eduardo Mejia : Saline breast implants are filled with sterile salt water. Should the implant shell leak, a saline implant will collapse and the saline will be absorbed and naturally expelled by the body. Saline breast implants provide a uniform shape, […]
The decision to have plastic surgery is extremely personal and you will have to decide if the benefits will achieve your goals and if the risks and potential complications of breast augmentation are acceptable. You will be asked to sign consent forms to ensure that you fully understand the procedure and any risks and potential complications. Possible breast […]
Step 1 – Anesthesia Medications are administered for your comfort during the surgical procedure. The choices include intravenous sedation and general anesthesia. Doctor Eduardo Mejia will recommend the best choice for you. Step 2 – The incision Incisions are made in inconspicuous areas to minimize visible scarring. You and your plastic surgeon will discuss which […]
During your breast augmentation recovery, you will be taken into a recovery area to be closely monitored following surgery. Your breasts will be wrapped in gauze dressings and an elastic bandage or support bra will minimize swelling and support the breasts as they heal. You may be permitted to go home after a few hours. Before leaving, you will […]