Plastic Surgery FAQs
Am I a Candidate for Surgery?
Dr. Temmen requires that the following health requirements be met to be eligible for surgery.
- No Diabetes
- No poorly controlled rheumatic disorders
- No cardiovascular disease
- No history of strokes
- No clotting or blood disorders
- Smoking cessation 6 months prior to surgery
- BMI must be < 31.9
- For tummy tucks and body contour surgeries, patients must be 9 months postpartum prior to the operation
The patient must be six months postpartum and 6 months after cessation of breastfeeding before any breast surgery