Cosmetic Surgery Abroad & Overseas Cosmetic Surgery Holidays

Getting Advice

Breast Sizing GuideIf you are considering cosmetic surgery abroad, then it is essential that you get sound, professional advice. The Government Department Of Health, your GP and the NHS Choices website are excellent sources. We also provide information on how you can research your overseas surgeon and their qualifications through BAPRAS and the GMC. If you know anyone who has had overseas surgery, then it is well worth consulting them. Forums are a good place to ask questions and find out more but you should be wary ...

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Aftercare

Breast Sizing GuideAftercare is one area of going abroad that you seriously need to consider. Follow up consultations with the surgeon are an important part of the treatment; where will these take place? Will my holiday travel insurance provide any cover? Will my European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) give me any protection and where can I get my EHIC from? Will the NHS refuse to treat me if I have had cosmetic surgery overseas? What happens if I get an infection and need emergency treatment? Will I be able to get my implants replaced?

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Risk versus Cost

Breast Sizing GuideThe main reason that people go abroad for surgery is that the cost is typically less than UK cosmetic surgery prices. Surgery overseas is an option worth considering. Some people choose to combine their holidays with their cosmetic surgery. But what are the true costs of cosmetic surgery abroad? What are the risks and where can I found out more about them? Besides the price of the overseas surgery, we provide a list of what other costs you might need to consider.

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Overseas Clinics

Breast Sizing GuideHow do I find out about aftercare if things go wrong? What questions should I ask overseas clinics? Will I need medical insurance? What else should I know? Where else can I get information from? Are overseas clinics regulated?
If you know someone or can speak to someone who you can trust, who has used a particular clinic abroad then this may help you choose. However, if that person had no complications then you will not get an idea as to how good the aftercare service is ...

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