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Patient Resources

Preparing for Surgery

Facial plastic surgery can be an anxiety provoking event.  It is important that our patients know that at Lopez Plastic Surgery we are here to assist you throughout your treatment; to make it a comfortable and positive experience.STARTING NOW: Two Weeks Prior to SurgeryTake Multivitamins: Start taking a brand name (ex. One-A-Day) multivitamin daily to improve your general health once you have scheduled your surgery.Take Vitamin C: Start taking 1000 mg of Vitamin C daily to promote healing.Do not take aspirin or ibuprofen: Stop taking medications containing aspirin or ibuprofen. Review the list of drugs containing aspirin and ibuprofen carefully. [ read more ]

Medications to Avoid Before and After Surgery

If you are taking any medications on this list, they should be discontinued 14 days prior to surgery and Tylenol should be taken for pain. All other medications that you are currently taking must be specifically cleared by Dr. Lopez or Dr. Perro prior to surgery. It is absolutely necessary that all of your current medications be specifically cleared by Dr. Lopez, Dr. Perro and their staff. Aspirin Medications to Avoid4-Way Cold Tabs 5-Aminosalicylic Acid Acetylsalicylic AcidAspirin by-products Alka-Seltzer   products AmigesicAnacin products Anexsia   w/Codine Argesic-SAArthra-G Arthriten   products Arthritis   Foundation productsArthritis Pain   Formula Arthritis   Strength BC Powder ArthropanASA Asacol Ascriptin   productsAspergum Asprimox   products AxotalAzdone Azulfidine   products B-A-CBackache   Maximum Strength Relief Bayer [ read more ]

Post Operative Care

VERY IMPORTANT: If you have excessive bleeding or pain, call the office at (210) 495-5771, day or night.YOUR FIRST 24 HOURS: If you are going home, a family member or friend must drive you because you have been sedated. Someone should stay overnight with you.DRESSINGS: Keep your dressings as clean and dry as possible. Do not remove them unless instructed to do so.ACTIVITY: Take it easy and pamper yourself. Try to avoid any straining. You may go to the bathroom, sit and watch TV, etc., but NO MATTER HOW GOOD YOU FEEL, DO NOT CLEAN THE HOUSE, REARRANGE THE ATTIC, [ read more ]

General Surgical Risks

ABOUT RISKS We want you to understand fully the risks involved in surgery so that you can make an informed decision. Although complications are infrequent, all surgeries have some degree of risk. All of us at Lopez Plastic Surgery will use our expertise and knowledge to avoid complications in so far as we are able. If a complication does occur, we will use those same skills in an attempt to solve the problem quickly.In general, the least serious problems occur more often and the more serious problems occur rarely. If a complication does arise, you, Dr. Lopez or Dr. Perro [ read more ]

Patient Registration Form

We are now offering our Patient Registration Form online to be filled out. Please complete the form as completely as possible and submit. It will be received by our staff shortly. Thank you.[ read more ]


We accept payment by cash, check, or credit card (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Discover).  FSA (Flexible Spending Account) cards may be used for medical payments, but are not accepted for cosmetic procedure or product purchases.Please contact our office @ 210-495-5771 to find out which insurance plans we accept.CARECREDIT FINANCING As a service to our patients, we are pleased to offer direct, outside financing for elective procedures through CareCredit. It is easy to apply with a simple application and quick online approval.  The financing allows you to begin your treatment immediately and then pay for it over time with low monthly [ read more ]

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