You have heard me talk about this before, and you will probably hear me talk about this again: when you are having plastic surgery, go to a Board-certified plastic surgeon. And by now you could think I am terribly redundant, obsessed, totally daft, or that I can't remember what I've written about. Well, while neither of these are true (to the best of my knowledge), I also realize that if you are reading this blog, I'm sort of preaching to the choir, as far as you are concerned.
Still, several times each month, I see someone in consultation who has had plastic surgery by someone who is not a surgeon, or not a Board-certified plastic surgeon, and has not had the desired results. At times, they have had treatments that I would consider medically unsafe. Others have traveled outside the country to have "bargain" surgery. But usually, they have not been properly evaluated and had the appropriate surgery properly performed.
So, it is out of frustration to get the message out, that I am trying a different approach. That is, to give you the list
. Below are the names of all the Board-certified, or Board-eligible plastic surgeons currently practicing in our area (Knoxville, Oak Ridge, and Maryville):