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What is the path to becoming a great plastic surgeon?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Passion for career
You really have to love what you do to become a great plastic surgeon

In brief: Passion for career
You really have to love what you do to become a great plastic surgeon
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. John Di Saia
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Good versus bad....
Good plastic surgeons are talented and properly educated with a philosophy that leads to good results.

In brief: Good versus bad....
Good plastic surgeons are talented and properly educated with a philosophy that leads to good results.
Dr. John Di Saia
Dr. John Di Saia
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Dr. Darab Hormozi
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Talent
Plastic surgery is an art in surgery.
Although training and qualification is extremely important, with the best training, if the surgeon does not have an artfull eye, the result might not be optimal. You can learn all the techniques of painting but never become an artist painter. Innovation, artistic talent and dedication to be the best in own field is the path to become a great plastic surgeon.

In brief: Talent
Plastic surgery is an art in surgery.
Although training and qualification is extremely important, with the best training, if the surgeon does not have an artfull eye, the result might not be optimal. You can learn all the techniques of painting but never become an artist painter. Innovation, artistic talent and dedication to be the best in own field is the path to become a great plastic surgeon.
Dr. Darab Hormozi
Dr. Darab Hormozi
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Dr. Richard Baxter
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Dedication
There are different ways to describe what constitutes a great plastic surgeon, but i would offer that completing accredited residency training and achiving certification by the american board of plastic surgery is the minimum standard.
Beyond that, demonstrating concern for patients' well-being and contributing to improvement in techniques and outcomes counts for a lot.

In brief: Dedication
There are different ways to describe what constitutes a great plastic surgeon, but i would offer that completing accredited residency training and achiving certification by the american board of plastic surgery is the minimum standard.
Beyond that, demonstrating concern for patients' well-being and contributing to improvement in techniques and outcomes counts for a lot.
Dr. Richard Baxter
Dr. Richard Baxter
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Dr. Donald Buck
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Dedication
The path to becoming a plastic surgeon involves a great medical education, training in an accredited plastic surgery residency program, and certification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Once you've completed these steps, your path to becoming a GREAT plastic surgeon depends heavily on a dedication to patient care, compassion, and the abiilty and desire to deliver the best results.

In brief: Dedication
The path to becoming a plastic surgeon involves a great medical education, training in an accredited plastic surgery residency program, and certification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Once you've completed these steps, your path to becoming a GREAT plastic surgeon depends heavily on a dedication to patient care, compassion, and the abiilty and desire to deliver the best results.
Dr. Donald Buck
Dr. Donald Buck
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