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Great Experience! Love my Augmentation!!
sshirk's Review of: Dr. Benjamin Van Raalte

Rating: 10.00 (out of 10)
Review Date:
June 9, 2013, 9:20 am


DOCTOR INFORMATION
Doctor Name:   Dr. Benjamin Van Raalte (My Profile)
City:
Davenport
State:   Iowa (IA)
Country:   United States
PATIENT INFORMATION
Reviewer:   sshirk (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):   March 6, 2012
Procedure(s) I had done:   None
MY PERSONAL REVIEW
 

 

Dr. Van Raalte did an amazing job on my breast augmentation. They look perfect! His staff helped chooose the perfect size for my body to look natural. They definitely knew their stuff and spent lots of time with me making such an important decision!! I must say listen to them though... they recommended 500 cc for me and I was scared to go too big so I went with the 475... they obviously know what they are talking about because now I wish I had listened and done the 500 cc. Not that it would have made much of a difference, but you get used to the new size and although I LOVE mine I admit I could've gone slightly larger ;) I also had my umbilical hernia repaired at the same time - he did a great job with that also ... however I wish I had chosen not to use mesh to repair the hernia as the scar tissue that formed on the mesh is visable since I have a thin stomach with not much fat tissue to conceal it. Just want to make sure other thin girls having umbilical hernia repair think about the visibility of the scar tissue that will form on the mesh!  
MY RATINGS IN DETAIL

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My Results:
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  (10)
Medical Skills, Techniques & Knowledge:
Does your doctor have strong and up-to-date medical skills?
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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?
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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?
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Did the doctor show care and concern for you?
Does the doctor love being a doctor?
  (10)
Office & Support Staff, Nurses:
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  (10)
Appointments, Waiting Time:
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Was doctor reasonably punctual with appointments?
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  (10)
Price:
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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:
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