By Dr. TRACY MOUNTFORD, MBBS MBCAM
It is always interesting to hear of the different techniques our patients employ when choosing a skin clinic. Some look for a wide diversity in service offerings, while others factor in cost of treatments and others, location. At The Cosmetic Skin Clinic we like to believe that we offer our patients all of the above. We ensure that you receive the highest standards in ethical quality practices. You just have to look at some of our reviews from our patients. When looking for CoolSculpting near me, it is also worth the time it takes to choose a skin clinic that is staffed by highly trained professionals with the relevant experience in performing the procedures you are interested in.
Reasons why it is important to choose a skin clinic carefully
- No two clinics are the same
Due to the rise and popularity of body contouring treatments, patients have many skin clinics to choose from to receive treatment. But the key question to ask is whether each one of them will produce the same level of quality results? When shopping around for CoolSculpting near me, factoring in the professionalism of treatment carried out is a top priority.
Some clinics may have the necessary technologies, but does the practitioner have the skills to ensure these are used properly? A before and after photo gallery provides invaluable insight into the capabilities of the practitioner.
- Who is on the team?
Patients hardly ever look at who makes up the team of practitioners at a skin clinic. What information is provided of them, their training, qualifications and experience? What are their philosophies on how they treat their patients?
- Does the skin clinic actually offer CoolSculpting procedures?
It is more common than one might at first believe, but there are patients who forget to check the different types of body sculpting treatments offered. Each type has its own list of features, pros and cons, pricing and results they produce. It is worth making sure that CoolSculpting is on the service list when investigating CoolSculpting near me.
- Interview potential skin clinics
Do you need to narrow down your choices in skin clinics even further? A novel way of making a final decision is to interview the skin clinics you are interested in. You can arrange an appointment and interview the practitioner who will perform the procedure. You can get a great sense of their knowledge and techniques by asking questions about the technology, equipment and procedures, such as how they go about body mapping, their treatment plan for you and how they determine cost. By asking each practitioner you interview the same questions, you can compare like to like.
This interview will also provide you with the opportunity to gain a sense of how the skin clinic deals with patients and their approach to quality customer care. Do they take the time to listen to your concerns? How willing are they to find the best way forward to you achieving your goals while also accommodating your individual wants and needs?
Why not pay a personal visit to The Cosmetic Skin Clinic? We would be delighted to welcome you and answer all your questions.