Choosing a Plastic Surgeon in Salt Lake City

If you want the best Utah plastic surgery results it is necessary to find the best Utah plastic surgeon to accomplish your goals.  Here are some things to consider when choosing a Salt Lake City, Utah plastic surgeon.

  1. Training and board certification status – only one board certifies plastic surgeons, the American Board of Plastic Surgery.  Dr. York Yates became board certified in 2003.
  2. Safety standards.  Board certified plastic surgeons are required to operate in accredited facilities.  Dr. York Yates has an in office operating suite accredited by the AAAASF, the gold standard for plastic surgery operating facilities.
  3. Experience – choose a plastic surgeon with significant experience and specialty in the procedure you are interested in.  Dr. York Yates focus is plastic surgery of the breast and body.  Dr. Yates is a member of both the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons.
  4. Word of mouth.  Ask around
  5. Before and after photos
  6. Online reviews.  This is a very important resource for patients
  7. Comfort with the physician and staff