• How do I make a plastic surgery appointment?
  • What is the difference between cosmetic and reconstructive surgery?
  • How much does plastic surgery cost?
  • How long does the surgery take?
  • What kind of anesthesia will be used?
  • What are the risks involved with cosmetic plastic surgery?
  • What is the typical recovery process?
  • Why is it so important for my plastic surgeon to know detailed information about my personal and family health history, even if I am only having a simple cosmetic procedure?
  • How long will the results of plastic surgery last?

Additional Information

Choosing a qualified plastic surgeon is important for a patient's outcome. All Massachusetts General Hospital surgeons are board certified through the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS)

Mass General is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and has an outstanding safety record. All surgeries are performed on-site at Mass General in one of our fully accredited operating rooms.

Please feel free to contact your plastic surgeon's office directly. If you do not have an existing relationship with a surgeon and would like to speak with someone directly, please call 877-424-5678 or send an e-mail to MGHPlasticsurgery@partners.org.

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