Q: Do you perform cosmetic surgery or procedures for the body?
A: There are two answers to this question.
- Yes, Dr. Nishioka does excisions of skin lesions (lumps and bumps) including skin cancers striving for the best cosmetic results. Often insurances cover the skin lesion excisions procedures. He also does scar revisions. There are no restrictions of body area for these procedures.
- Dr. Nishioka does not do breast augmentation or reduction, body liposuction, abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), or similar body procedures. Dr. Nishioka does not treat burns. General Plastic Surgeons are the specialists that perform these services. Dr. Nishioka is a Facial Plastic Surgeon who specializes in reconstruction and cosmetic procedures of the face, head and neck.
Q: Do you perform laser surgery?
A: Yes, we do laser skin resurfacing. There are many types of lasers that are specific for different types of procedures, which can be confusing.
A consultation appointment with Dr. Nishioka, or a phone call to the Director of Facial Plastic Services, Linda, at 503-566-4902, may help you understand what type of laser, if any, you may need.
Q: Do you perform tattoo removal?
A: No, we do not have the type of laser used to treat tattoos.
Q: Can someone tell me how much a cosmetic procedure will cost?
A: Yes, please call the Director of Facial Plastic Services, Linda, at 503-566-4902 and she can help you with these types of questions.
Q: Is there a fee for the initial consultation?
A: Yes, there is a $100 fee for your consultation appointment that would be applied to any cosmetic procedure or treatment.