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Can I ask my plastic surgeon for references before having plastic surgery?

Stuart A. Linder, MD
Plastic Surgery
Ask the doctor for several references from patients who've had the same procedure you are thinking about having. Call each one, and ask them about their experience. These people can tell you of their experience with the doctor and staff, the recovery process and how they feel about their end result.
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Dr. Stuart Linder, Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, specializes in body sculpting procedures in the heart of Beverly Hills, California. Dr. Linder has trained in both general...

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