Surgeons Consult Over Text
Believe it or not, telemedicine, which allows for remote consultation via technology, is huge in the plastic surgery trade. Surgeons say that telemedicine helps reduce overhead, allows them to tap into a network of experts around the world, and eases communication with clients. Five studies showed that telemedicine pre-surgical consultations were accurate 90% or more of the time. But how scary would it be to find out your surgery is being done by someone who won't even see you in person first?