Plastic Surgery in Mexico has been growing exponentially for the last 5 years, and now became the First Country on Medical Tourism.
Well, basically because of the low prices they offer compared to the prices of the US, and and the equal quality and service that you can get on the US.
Also, nearly 550,000 plastic surgery procedures were performed in Mexico in 2017, by an estimated of 1,634 plastic surgeons. This makes Mexico the fourth country on plastic and cosmetic surgery procedures.
The most popular procedures are the Mommy Makeover could include Liposuction, Tummy Tuck (Mini, Full or Extended) and Breast Lift / Augmentation. In some cases, Arm Lift and Thigh Lift, are among the most popular procedures.
Thousands of Americans cross the border each year for a plastic surgery procedure. If you’re thinking about going to Mexico for a plastic surgery, you might be feeling a little anxious. That’s perfectly normal. Choosing a plastic surgeon is not a decision you should take lightly But, as always, there are exceptions, and you should be extremely careful with which doctor you choose to go with.
You must do your prior research on the doctor´s background; make sure to read all of their reviews, look for the associations they are part of, their study background and make sure they have all the certifications needed in place.
You may have read reviews, about someone who selected a terrible doctor, without doing their research and suffered the consequences. The problem is not the Mexico´s plastic surgery, is the doctor they chosen.
Above all, the most important certification you should look for is from AMCPER – the Mexican Association of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery. Think of it as the Mexican equivalent of the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Here's what the education and training of a typical AMCPER certified surgeon might look like:
General Medicine – 6 years
General Surgery – 3 to 4 years
Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery – 3 years
Clinic Residency – 1 year
The surgeon needs to maintain high standards by attending training courses at home and abroad. Any member who falls below the expected standards could lose their certification.
In fact, as you may know, Mexico has top level hospitals and clinics. As well as high-end hotels. First world attention and post-care. And some of the most prestigious plastic surgeons recognized worldwide.
That´s why Mexico´s plastic surgery is so attractive and why you should read all the reviews (Plastic Surgery In Mexico Reviews) before choosing your doctor for a plastic surgery in Mexico. Because they offer affordable prices, without sacrificing quality and service.
Dr. Jorge Galván is the best option for a plastic surgery in Mexico, he has 27+ years of expertise, with patients from all around the world.
Dr. Galván and his team, will make sure that you receive the best service as possible in top-level installations and hospitals.