Preparing for Your Scottsdale Plastic Surgery Procedure


Do you need help getting to your ideal BMI in preparation for lipo? Call our Scottsdale plastic surgeon at 480-767-7700 to learn about our unique surgical boot camp program."

If you are unhappy with certain aspects of your body, plastic surgery may be the most effective way to address your areas of concern and produce a look more in-line with your desires. However, simply wanting to change your body does not mean you are fully prepared for a plastic surgery procedure.

When you come to our Scottsdale plastic surgery office to discuss your breast enhancement or body contouring options, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. John Corey will carefully listen to all of your concerns. He will also perform an evaluation of your problem areas and, taking into consideration your natural anatomy and stated goals, discuss all possible treatment options. If the best treatment for your needs is not currently suitable for your frame, we can discuss our unique and rewarding plastic surgery boot camp program – a program that fully prepares you to reap the rewards of your chosen procedure.

Surgical boot camp can help prepare your body for optimal contouring by getting you close to your goal BMI. This is essential for procedures including:

If you are close to your goal BMI, surgical preparation may not require this more comprehensive program, but some steps will need to be taken all the same to make sure you are ready to undergo your plastic surgery procedure.

Basic Guidelines

When preparing for your procedure at the Scottsdale or Phoenix plastic surgery facilities we utilize, you will need to take certain steps. These include:

  • Giving up all forms of nicotine
  • Stopping certain medications, herbs, and supplements
  • Making preparations for your recovery

These steps will help reduce surgical risks and may reduce recovery time. There are post-surgery steps that will help with these things as well. Both pre and postoperative instructions will be covered in detail during your initial consultation with our Scottsdale plastic surgeon.

If you are considering plastic surgery in Scottsdale, Mesa, Phoenix, or anywhere else in Arizona, please contact John J. Corey, MD to schedule your initial consultation today. Dr. Corey is a board-certified plastic surgeon with over two decades of experience helping men and women in Arizona achieve their health and beauty goals.