When it comes to paying for cosmetic procedures, traveling abroad may seem more economical, and a little exotic. But receiving medical procedures overseas can be risky. Flying long distances after surgery only increases the risk of something wrong happening. Choosing cosmetic surgery in Delray Beach is safer for many reasons.
Why Choose Cosmetic Surgery in Delray Beach?
Countries like Brazil, Japan, Italy, and Mexico are some of the top places for people traveling abroad to go for cosmetic surgery. But it medical tourism worth it? That’s the main question many researchers have been trying to figure out. As many American patients learn, there are many drawbacks to having surgery outside of the United States.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, receiving care at a facility where you are not fluent in the language may increase the chance of a misunderstanding regarding your care. Another issue is the quality of the medication used – the CDC says it could be counterfeit or substandard in some countries. Problems with antibiotic resistance may be an issue because resistant bacteria could be more common in other countries than in the U.S. Another risk is that flying after surgery can increase the chance of developing blood clots.
At face value, medical tourism may seem like an exciting adventure, but you should consider the risks when deciding when and where you want to have cosmetic procedures or surgery performed.
At Delray Beach Plastic Surgery, we pride ourselves on being one of the top cosmetic surgery providers in South Florida.
With extensive training, years of experience, and the expertise that allows for incredible skill, precision, dedication, and safety, we feel that cosmetic surgery in Delray Beach is a more secure option for those who are looking for answers. Call (561) 278 – 3245 today for facial procedures, breast and body, skin rejuvenation, and injectables.