Why people are turning to cosmetic procedures with Dr. Michael Kelly
Dr. Michael Kelly, of Miami Plastic Surgery joins the show.
Dr. Kelly earned a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Doctor of Medicine from the University of Illinois.
His residency in General Surgery was served at Rush Presbyterian — St. Lukes Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. He was a resident in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at City Hospital in Nottingham, England and at the University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital.
He is Board certified in general surgery, as well as plastic and reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Kelly is a member of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Greater Miami Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Florida Medical Association and Dade County Medical Society.
Every year for the past 15 years, he has been named one of the Top Plastic Surgeons at either the local and national level by organizations such as Miami Metro Magazine, Guide to Top Doctors, Castle-Connolly Publishing, and the Consumer Research Council of America. All of these awards are generated by asking physicians who they would refer a family member to.
Dr. Michael Kelly discusses & answers the following:
- According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), 13.1 million procedures, both minimally-invasive and surgical, were performed in 2010- a five percent increase from 2009. Why do you think more people are turning to cosmetic procedures?
- It’s also been reported that more men are going under the knife. Is the taboo that plastic surgery is a “woman’s thing” finally fading?
- What are some other trends you are seeing in 2011 at your practice, Miami Plastic Surgery?
- When selecting a plastic surgeon, what are the criteria you recommend patients look for?
- We heard you just came back from your 7th Operation Smile medical mission in Morocco. Can you tell us a little bit about that?
- Tip in Conclusion…