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As a teen, what should I know about plastic surgery?

Stuart A. Linder, MD
Plastic Surgery
At any age, especially as a teenager consideration of plastic surgery must be made with a thoughtful and sound mind. Remember, having plastic surgical procedures will forever alter your face or body appearance. Don't immediately jump into the operating room! Do countless hours of research and homework on the procedure you desire. Make multiple consultations and bring a responsible adult with you for each appointment. 

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