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Charleston, SC /Terranova = Best Doctor in Town
lblbsc's Review of: Dr. William Terranova

Rating: 10.00 (out of 10)
Review Date:
September 3, 2007, 8:04 am


DOCTOR INFORMATION
Doctor Name:   Dr. William Terranova (My Profile)
City:
Charleston
State:   South Carolina (SC)
Country:   United States
PATIENT INFORMATION
Reviewer:   lblbsc (Contact Me)
View My Before/After Photo Album(s):   None available
Did you get any procedure(s) done by this doctor?   Yes
Date of your procedure(s):   January 10, 2005
Procedure(s) I had done:   None
MY PERSONAL REVIEW
 

 

I have had a small series of self-improvement procedures over the past 10 years and I have used various doctors and surgeons in the greater Charleston area. None are as professional and detailed as Dr. Terranova. He runs a small practice, and I do not think he advertises, so patients come by word of mouth. The Doctor is a Harvard grad, certified plastic surgeon, trained other prominent doctors in town, and is a hand specialist as well (I think). There is no need to go to a larger town (Atlanta or Charlotte or Florida or NY) when we have the very best right here in Charleston. He is honest when a procedure is not needed, and refers to others when a procedure is out of his immediate expertise. Although it may sound as though I am a plastic surgery "junkie", I can assure you that I am not. I had lipo done 10 years ago, after many years of consideration, and I was thrilled. I should have acted sooner. Five years later it was time, due to age, for a face lift w/ eye work, and again I was thrilled, and the years in-between I maintained with Botox. I am now considering a chemical peel for acne scars,pigmentation, and facial lines. I have had Botox by at least 3 other Charleston doctors over the past 6 years, and no other doctor did as excellent a treatment. "nuff said. Good luck and check in with Dr. Terranova in North Charleston. I am writing this because I saw a blog that there are not good doctors in Charleston and I strongly disagree!  
MY RATINGS IN DETAIL

N/A = Not Applicable
1 = Worst/Extremely dissatisfied
5 = Neutral
10 = Best/Extremely satisfied

My Results:
How happy are you with your results?
Did your results meet or exceed your expectations?
  (10)
Medical Skills, Techniques & Knowledge:
Does your doctor have strong and up-to-date medical skills?
Does your doctor have good knowledge of techniques?
Were you well informed by the doctor?
  (10)
Accessibility:
Was doctor accessible and helpful during pre-op and post-op?
Is there good after business hours support?
Can doctor be reached by telephone?
Can doctor be reached by email?
  (10)
Personality:
Did the doctor make you feel comfortable?
Did the doctor take time to listen to your needs?
Did you feel rushed when trying to talk?
Was the doctor friendly and approachable?
Did the doctor show care and concern for you?
Does the doctor love being a doctor?
  (10)
Office & Support Staff, Nurses:
Was the office staff professional and well-mannered?
Was staff accessible and helpful during pre-op and post-op?
Was the office staff sensitive to your condition and needs?
Were your telephone/email messages given to the doctor?
  (10)
Appointments, Waiting Time:
Was it easy to book an appointment?
Was doctor reasonably punctual with appointments?
How was the office waiting time?
  (10)
Price:
Do you feel the price of your procedure(s) was reasonable?
Does the doctor give financing options?
  (10)
Office & Surgical Facility:
Are the office and/or surgical facilities professional, clean, and well maintained?
Is the medical equipment up-to-date?
Is the office comfortable and the décor aesthetically pleasing?
Were you offered anything to drink?
  (10)
Recommending This Doctor:
How likely are you to recommend this doctor to someone else?
  (10)

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