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When to Have Plastic Surgery in Houston MARK A. SCHUSTERMAN, MD, FACS

Fellow of the American College of Surgeons American Society of Plastic Surgeons American Board of Plastic Surgery American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery American Board of Cosmetic Surgery Association of American Physicians and Surgeons Texas Surgical Society Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons

Plastic surgery does not have to be done during certain parts of the year. Of course, the type of procedure you want may be beneficial to be done so there is enough time for your body looks its best for a certain event you have in your life. This could be a wedding, high school reunion, vacation, family reunion, or virtually anything you have coming up this year.

Based on Procedure

The type of procedure you want will depend on how much in advance you should do the procedure so your body is recovered for the special event. For example, it takes a few treatments of laser hair removal for optimal results, so if you want hair-free legs on your cruise, you should plan a few months prior to your embarkment date. At the same time, if you are interested in a breast augmentation, give your body plenty of time to recover and reduce its swelling so you look your best for your fall high school reunion.

We will discuss how long your recovery period will last post-surgery. Cosmetic surgery Houston requires you to have downtime so your body recuperate properly and prevent unwanted complications. By telling you what to expect after your surgery is complete, you are able to make the proper arrangements to have a family member or friend support you during your recovery period.

Schedule Your Surgery in Your Best Interest

We offer our procedures year-round, but of course, we see certain procedures more than others during certain times throughout the year. It is truly up to you and your schedule to determine when you would like to schedule your surgery so your recovery time does not conflict with other important matters in your life.


The Houston plastic surgeons at are experts in the disciplines of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery in Houston.  In addition to providing their patients with breast reconstruction using implants and tissue, Makeover for Moms and SmartLipo laser liposuction, they are leaders in the TRAM flap procedure for and breast augmentation Houston.

Contact us today to schedule your appointment with the renowned plastic surgeon and breast & body specialist Dr. Mark Schusterman. Take your first steps to a more beautiful you.

1200 Binz St Suite 1198, Houston, TX 77004