General Cosmetic Procedure FAQs

No matter which cosmetic procedure you are looking for more information about, our office is prepared to help you explore your options and come to a decision you are comfortable with. We’re happy to answer your questions about breast surgery, facial sculpting, body contouring or medical spa treatments. You’ll find the answers to some of our most commonly asked questions below.

Whether you’re just starting to gather information or you’re ready for an in-person consultation with Dr. Garcia, we are happy to assist.

Curious if a specific procedure is right for you? Have additional questions? Give us a call at 518-793-0475!

When can I return to work following a full tummy tuck?

If you have a desk job, usually you can return to work within 4-7 days. This depends upon you. If you have a job that requires lifting, pushing or pulling over 20 lbs, then you may consider longer, unless you are able to have others complete this activity for you.

What is a “Mommy Makeover”?

A Mommy makeover is a term used to describe various surgical and Non-surgical options available to women post having children. As a childbearing woman, the abdomen and breasts become the most affected during pregnancy.

What skin products do you recommend?

Garcia Plastic and Hand Surgery recommend SkinMedica® skin care products. Each product compliments the next to produce healthy, rejuvenated skin.

What should I expect at my first consultation with Dr. Juan Garcia?

You should expect personalized, friendly, knowledgeable service. Dr. Garcia will provide you with answers to any questions you may have, regarding surgical and non-surgical procedures, related to your consult.