Frequently Asked Questions About Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery
Answers to commonly asked questions about our Jacksonville Cosmetic Surgery and Jacksonville Plastic Surgery Center and Procedures.
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Questions & Answers
Q1. How much is the initial consultation when considering plastic surgery?
A1. Cosmetic consults are $50.00, due at the time of your initial office visit. However, if plastic surgery or cosmetic surgery is performed, this fee is deducted from your surgical fee.
Q2. What will happen during the initial plastic surgery or cosmetic surgery consultation?
A2. Dr. Csikai will take your health history and discuss your concerns. Pre-op photos will be taken during this visit. Dr. Csikai will then discuss your surgical options and you will see the surgical coordinator if you choose to schedule surgery.
A3. Yes, there are many before and after plastic surgery images and cosmetic surgery images available for your review. Please find images organized by procedure in our Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic Surgery Photo Gallery.
Q4. Is financing available for my plastic surgery or cosmetic surgery procedure?
A4. Yes. There are several financing options available to you. We have listed a few of the companies our patients have used in the past here.
Q5. What is the recovery time for most plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery procedures?
A5. Recovery times vary depending on the procedure you choose. However, most patients will need to have sutures intact for 5 – 7 days after their procedure. And we recommend that you not return to work or take part in any strenuous activity prior to your sutures being removed.
Q6. Is Dr. Csikai a board certified plastic surgeon?
A6. Yes, Dr. Csikai is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons.
Q7. What should I expect in terms of necessary follow up visits?
A7. All procedures differ, but most patients have sutures intact for 5-7 days. We may want to see you during that period and we will certainly need to see you to remove your sutures when it is time for them to be removed. All cosmetic surgery and plastic surgery follow-up office visits are included in the surgical fee for one year or post op. After that office visits are charged at regular rates.
Q8. What is included in the overall fee for my procedure?
A8. various services such as anesthesia, vary greatly from procedure to procedures. It is best to discuss what will be included with your surgery with our surgery coordinator who will provide your with an outline of all fees associated to your procedure.
Q9. What is the charge for breast augmentation?
A9. Dr. Csikai charges $4200 for saline and $5400 for silicone. This fee includes the surgeons fee, the implants, operating room fees, anesthesia, pre-operative vitamins, and all necessary follow up care for one year. It does not include your initial office visit or prescription medication.
Q10. What is the charge for liposuction?
A10. Liposuction begins at $2900 for the first site and $900 for
each additional site. This fee includes the surgeon’s fee, operating room and anesthesia pre-operative vitamins and any necessary compression garments.
Q11. How quickly can I schedule a plastic surgery or cosmetic surgery procedure?
A11. Surgery can usually be performed within a 2 – 4 week period.
If you have a specific question or would like to speak with us in greater detail,
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