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Thrilled with Dr. Ellenbogen
azgirl85255's Review of: Dr. Richard Ellenbogen

Rating: 9.47 (out of 10)
Review Date:
November 15, 2008, 8:14 am


DOCTOR INFORMATION
Doctor Name:   Dr. Richard Ellenbogen (My Profile)
City:
Los Angeles
State:   California (CA)
Country:   United States
PATIENT INFORMATION
Reviewer:   azgirl85255 (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):   April 15, 2004
Procedure(s) I had done:   None
MY PERSONAL REVIEW
 

 

I went to see Dr. Ellenbogen after living with 2 botched nose jobs for over 15 years. During my initial consultation, he listened to my concerns and made some additional suggestions on how he could improve my face. I found him to be very attentive and charming. During the visit, he took a photo of me and then took a paintbrush and painted on the photo to show me his vision of what my nose should look like. It looked absolutely beautiful and I decided he was the man to fix my nose. One thing that was nice about this is that I live in Arizona, and I was able to bring the photo home to show my family and friends.

On surgery day, Dr. Ellenbogen's awesome sense of humor comforted me and made me feel a lot less nervous.

As for the results... they are amazing. I honestly don't know how he did what he did to my nose, but it is absolutely incredible. I still see people I haven't seen in a long time and they can't believe how good it looks. He's a little bit more expensive, but well worth it. One of the smartest decisions I've ever made was my choice of Dr. Ellenbogen to fix my poor little nose.
 
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?
  (8)
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?
  (9)
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?
  (9)
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?
  (8)
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?
  (9)
Recommending This Doctor:
How likely are you to recommend this doctor to someone else?
  (10)

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